Environment and Sustainability Products

  • Leadership and Purpose

    How to Create a Sustainable Culture, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Miller Perkins

    Companies that have integrated a contribution to society into their business models are more likely than others to succeed for the long term. This book provides you with information, tips, and tools to assess and strengthen your company for ongoing success. Through the use of case studies, the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19
    Routledge

  • Soil Degradation and Restoration in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Soil degradation is a widespread problem in Africa resulting in decreased agricultural productivity while demand for food continues to increase. Degradation is caused by accelerated erosion, acidification, contamination, depletion of soil organic matter and plant nutrients, and salinization. The…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • CrowdRising

    Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Lorinda R. Rowledge

    Open innovation enabled through crowdsourcing is one of the hottest topics in management strategy today. Particularly striking – and of vital importance to the world – are the pioneering efforts to apply crowdsourcing technology and open innovation to solve social, environmental, and economic…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Education for Sustainable Development

    What was achieved in the DESD?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Firth, Maggie Smith

    To integrate the principles, values, and practices of sustainable development into all aspects of education and learning was the overarching goal of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014). This, it was believed, would ‘save the planet’, encouraging behaviour changes to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Responsible Leadership

    Realism and Romanticism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Kempster, Brigid Carroll

    It is time for the development of a new kind of business leadership. Global needs call for a revision of market capitalism and a move towards moral capitalism; a move "from value to values, from shareholders to stakeholders, and from balance sheets to balanced development" (Kofi Annan). With the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Greenland and the International Politics of a Changing Arctic

    Postcolonial Paradiplomacy between High and Low Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristian Søby Kristensen, Jon Rahbek-Clemmensen

    Greenland and the International Politics of a Changing Arctic examines the international politics of semi-independent Greenland in a changing and increasingly globalised Arctic. Without sovereign statehood, but with increased geopolitical importance, independent foreign policy ambitions, and a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

  • Nature Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph S. Chen, Nina K. Prebensen

    In recent decades, the fast rise of emerging economies, like the BRICS nations, has propelled the growth of tourism worldwide. Meanwhile, a plethora of nature destinations has been developed to meet the diverse needs of the new wave of demand from emerging economies and to entice…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Institutional Capacity for Climate Change Response

    A New Approach to Climate Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Theresa Birgitta Brønnum Scavenius, Steve Rayner

    In a period of rapid climate change and climate governance failures, it is crucial to understand and address how effectively different political institutions can and should react to climate change. The term 'institutional response capacity' can be defined as a measurement for how effective…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Greening Post-Industrial Cities

    Growth, Equity, and Environmental Governance, 1st Edition

    By Corina McKendry

    City greening has been heralded for contributing to environmental governance and critiqued for exacerbating displacement and inequality.  Bringing these two disparate analyses into conversation, this book offers a comparative understanding of how tensions between growth, environmental protection,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

  • Where Authentic Leaders DARE

    From Professional Competence to Inspiring Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Smith

    This book demonstrates, complete with practical exercises, how to be successful in both your work and your personal life by becoming a truly authentic leader and empathic influencer. Above all, it shows you how to do this with the positive intention of successful, connected communication and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge

  • Sociology and Human Ecology

    Complexity and Post-Humanist Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By John A Smith, Chris Jenks

    Traditionally, Sociology has identified its subject matter as a distinct set – social phenomena – that can be taken as quite different and largely disconnected from potentially relevant disciplines such as Psychology, Economics or Planetary Ecology. Within Sociology and Human Ecology, Smith and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Complexity in Social Science

  • A Climate of Risk

    Precautionary Principles, Catastrophes, and Climate Change, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Hartzell-Nichols

    We are living in a climate of risk. Our way of life imposes risks on ourselves and others. We are causing climatic changes that have the potential to change radically the conditions under which both we – the present generation – and future generations will live. While we are now quite certain that…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

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