Environmental Sociology Products

  • The Limits of the Green Economy

    From re-inventing capitalism to re-politicising the present, 1st Edition

    By Anneleen Kenis, Matthias Lievens

    Projecting win-win situations, new economic opportunities, green growth and innovative partnerships, the green economy discourse has quickly gained centre stage in international environmental governance and policymaking. Its underlying message is attractive and optimistic: if the market can become…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda H. Connor

    Climate change and ecological instability have the potential to disrupt human societies and their futures. Cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is directed towards a future that can never be observed, and never be directly acted upon, and yet is always interacting with us. Thinking…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • The Geography of Nostalgia

    Global and Local Perspectives on Modernity and Loss, 1st Edition

    By Alastair Bonnett

    We are familiar with the importance of 'progress' and 'change'. But what about loss? Across the world, from Beijing to Birmingham, people are talking about loss: about the loss that occurs when populations try to make new lives in new lands as well as the loss of traditions, languages and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Food Security and Development

    Country Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    The global food system is characterized by large numbers of people experiencing food insecurity and hunger on the one hand, and vast amounts of food waste and overconsumption on the other. This book brings together experiences from different countries addressing the challenges associated with food…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Governing Biodiversity through Democratic Deliberation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mikko Rask, Richard Worthington

    This book discusses political controversies involved in global biodiversity policy, and the practical opportunities that are opened up in solving them through increased citizen participation and democratic deliberation. It examines the emerging practice of deliberative global governance and its…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Biodiversity Politics and Management

  • Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement

    New perspectives on persisting problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irge Satiroglu, Narae Choi

    Every year millions of people are displaced from their homes, livelihoods and communities due to land-based development projects. There is no limit to what can be called a ‘development project’. They can range from small-scale infrastructure or mining projects to mega hydropower plants; can be…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Environmental Crime and Social Conflict

    Contemporary and Emerging Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Avi Brisman, Nigel South, Rob White

    This impressive collection of original essays explores the relationship between social conflict and the environment - a topic that has received little attention within criminology. The chapters provide a systematic and comprehensive introduction and overview of conflict situations stemming from…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Rethinking Greenland and the Arctic in the Era of Climate Change

    New Northern Horizons, 1st Edition

    By Frank Sejersen

    This ground-breaking book investigates how Arctic indigenous communities deal with the challenges of climate change and how they strive to develop self-determination. Adopting an anthropological focus on Greenland’s vision to boost extractive industries and transform society, the book examines how…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Workers and Trade Unions for Climate Solidarity

    Tackling climate change in a neoliberal world, 1st Edition

    By Paul Hampton

    This book is a theoretically rich and empirically grounded account of UK trade union engagement with climate change over the last three decades. It offers a rigorous critique of the mainstream neoliberal and ecological modernisation approaches, extending the concepts of Marxist social and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Climate, Work and Society

  • Saving More Than Seeds

    Practices and Politics of Seed Saving, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Phillips

    Saving More Than Seeds advances understandings of seed-people relations, with particular focus on seed saving. The practice of reusing and exchanging seeds provides foundation for food production and allows humans and seed to adapt together in dynamic socionatural conditions. But the practice and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Mediating Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Julie Doyle

    Climate change has been a significant area of scientific concern since the late 1970s, but has only recently entered mainstream culture and politics. However, as media coverage of climate change increases in the twenty-first century, the gap between our understanding of climate change and climate…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • Climate Change Adaptation in Africa

    An Historical Ecology, 1st Edition

    By Gufu Oba

    In the context of growing global concerns about climate change, this book presents a regional and sub-continental synthesis of pastoralists' responses to past environmental changes and reflects on the lessons for current and future environmental challenges. Drawing from rock art, archaeology,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

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