Environment and Sustainability Products

  • Sustainability

    If It's Everything, Is It Nothing?, 2nd Edition

    By Heather M. Farley, Zachary A. Smith

    In this second edition, the authors present new developments in the sustainability discussion and argue that a new understanding of sustainability is needed if we are to truly serve future generations ecologically, economically, and equitably. Despite the great flurry of activity around…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • Alleviating Poverty Through Profitable Partnerships 2e

    Globalization, Markets, and Economic Well-Being, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia H. Werhane, Lisa H. Newton, Regina Wolfe

    Poverty is an unnecessary form of human degradation and badly conceived economics. Our thesis is that poverty can be reduced, if not eradicated, both locally and globally. But this will occur only if we change our shared narratives about global free enterprise, remind ourselves that poverty is a…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Storytelling for Sustainability in Higher Education

    An Educator's Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by PETRA MOLTHAN-HILL, DENISE BADEN, Tony Wall, Helen Puntha, Heather Luna

    To be a storyteller is an incredible position from which to influence hearts and minds, and each one of us has the capacity to utilise storytelling for a sustainable future. This book offers unique and powerful insights into how stories and storytelling can be utilized within Higher Education to…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Wetlands and Habitats

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    Authored by world-class scientists and scholars, the Handbook of Natural Resources, Second Edition, is an excellent reference for understanding the consequences of changing natural resources to the degradation of ecological integrity and the sustainability of life. Based on the content of the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    CRC Press
    The Handbook of Natural Resources, Second Edition

  • European Law on Combined Heat and Power

    1st Edition

    By Maciej M. Sokołowski

    This book provides an analysis of the European policy approach to combined heat and power (CHP), a highly efficient technology used by all EU Member States for the needs of generating electricity and heat. European Law on Combined Heat and Power carries out an assessment of the European legal and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Machine Learning for Natural Hazards

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dieu Tien Bui, Francisco Martínez Álvarez

    Unexpected and extreme natural hazards resulting from the Earth's natural processes can be harmful to humans. As a result, powerful approaches have been developed to apply advanced machine learning and big data methods for extracting relevant patterns, high performance computing, and data…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems

    Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sílvia Correia Gonçalves Fernandes, Susana Margarida de Freitas Ferreira

    Sandy beaches are the most abundant coastal environment worldwide, and have an undeniable and unique ecological value. Presently, however, these environments are also one of the most endangered ecosystems, namely due to the influence of several human activities and to the rise of the sea level,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Raw Veganism

    The Philosophy of The Human Diet, 1st Edition

    By Carlo Alvaro

    Human beings are getting fatter and sicker. As we question what we eat and why we eat it, this book argues that living well involves consuming a raw vegan diet. With eating healthfully and eating ethically being simpler said than done, this book argues that the best solution to health,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Terrestrial Ecosystems and Biodiversity

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Yeqiao Wang

    Authored by world-class scientists and scholars, the Handbook of Natural Resources, Second Edition, is an excellent reference for understanding the consequences of changing natural resources to the degradation of ecological integrity and the sustainability of life. Based on the content of the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    CRC Press
    The Handbook of Natural Resources, Second Edition

  • Urban and Peri-urban Agriculture in Africa

    Proceedings of a Workshop, Netanya, Israel, 23-27 June 1996, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Grossman, Leo M. van den Berg, Hyacinth I. Ajaegbu

    Published in 1999, this work sets out to assess the potential of urban and peri-urban agriculture for generating income and for improving food supply for the growing urban population in Africa. It considers both full-time small-holder farmers and part-timers, who hold land under various tenurial…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Industrial Tree Plantations and the Land Rush in China

    Implications for Global Land Grabbing, 1st Edition

    By Yunan Xu

    This book analyses the political and economic causes, mechanisms and impacts of the industrial tree plantation boom in China. In the past two decades, the industrial tree plantation sector has been expanding rapidly in China, especially in Guangxi Province. Based on extensive primary data, this…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Orphan Crops for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security

    Promoting Neglected and Underutilized Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Padulosi, Israel Oliver King, M.S. Swaminathan

    This book discusses the issues, challenges, needs and opportunities related to the promotion of orphan crops, known also as neglected and underutilized species (NUS). The book is structured into seven parts, covering the following themes: introduction to NUS, integrated conservation and use of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

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