Environment and Sustainability Products

  • Saving the Tropical Forests

    1st Edition

    By Judith Gradwohl, Russell Greenberg

    The destruction of the tropical forest is one of the major problems of our time. Vast areas are rapidly becoming wastelands which support only a few tough weeds, perhaps some cattle, and the farms allowed to the poor. This book provides a vision of hope: in Latin America. Africa. And South East…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Economics of Dryland Management

    1st Edition

    By John A. Dixon, David E. James, Paul B. Sherman

    We have always had land in which the agricultural productivity is limited because there is not enough moisture. Systems of farming and burning often degrade dryland further until it is desert. Today, however, the problem is becoming much more serious. Over 20 per cent of the world's population…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Environmental and Resource Economics Set

  • Participatory Action Research in Natural Resource Management

    A Critque of the Method Based on Five Years' Experience in the Transamozonica Region of Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Christian Castellanet, Carl F. Jordan

    This work evaluates the merits of a widely-used approach to natural resource management, participatory action research (PAR), an approach to resource management that strives to link researchers with farmers and other local residents whose lives are effected by long-range conservation programmes.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Trees, People and Power

    1st Edition

    By Peter Utting

    Behind the headlines about the loss of tropical forests in Latin America lies a complex and fascinating story of the social pressures which cause it. Trees, People and Power looks at the various groups, interests and conflicts involved, and explores the repercussions for forestry, the environment…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Green Keynesianism and the Global Financial Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Kyla Tienhaara

    It is widely accepted that limiting climate change to 2°C will require substantial and sustained investments in low-carbon technologies and infrastructure. However, the dominance of market fundamentalism in economic thinking for the past three decades has meant that governments have generally…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • The Global Climate Regime and Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Sonja Klinsky, Jasmina Brankovic

    Geopolitical changes combined with the increasing urgency of ambitious climate action have re-opened debates about justice and international climate policy. Mechanisms and insights from transitional justice have been used in over thirty countries across a range of conflicts at the interface of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • EU Climate Diplomacy

    Politics, Law and Negotiations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Minas, Vassilis Ntousas

    The European Union has long played a leadership role in the global response to climate change, including the development and dissemination of climate-friendly technologies such as renewable energy. EU diplomacy has been a vital contributor to the development of international cooperation on climate…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • The Nigerian Oil Economy

    From Prosperity to Glut, 1st Edition

    By J. K. Onoh

    The development of Nigeria's oil industry is examined comprehensively in this book, originally published in 1984. It charts the changing course of her economy and examines the dramatic effect oil has had on Nigeria's domestic and international policies. Oil has enabled her to command a powerful…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Transport Energy: Determinants and Policy

    1st Edition

    By Joy Dunkerley, Irving Hoch, Caroline Bouhdili

    Originally published in 1985, this volume examines the determinants of transport energy consumption  and discusses policies which could modify rising transport energy consumption while still providing the transport services necessary for economic development. The first part of the volume…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The Impact of Joint Ventures on Bidding for Offshore Oil

    1st Edition

    By John Douglass Klein

    This volume, originally published in 1983 investigates join venture participants in outer continental shelf sales from institutional, theoretical and statistical points of view. It includes a section on the 1975 joint bidding ban, which reviews the principal study which led to the ban and several…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China

    1st Edition

    By Jian Chai, Ying Yang, Quanying Lu, Limin Xing, Ting Liang, Kin Keung Lai, Shouyang Wang

    This book provides insights into China’s energy consumption and pollution as well as its energy saving policies. It explores energy saving ways and argues for an energy consumption revolution, which includes technologies to improve transportation resource efficiency, modification of existing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Sport, Politics and the Charity Industry

    Running for Water, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Bunds

    Sport is commonly used by charities and philanthropic organisations as a way of acquiring donors and fundraisers. In this ground-breaking study, Kyle Bunds examines the nexus of sport, politics and the charity industry through an investigation of water development agencies that raise funds in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

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