Environmental Sociology Products

  • 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

  • Prosperity without Growth

    Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Jackson

    What can prosperity possibly mean in a world of environmental and social limits? The publication of Prosperity without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability debate. Tim Jackson’s piercing challenge to conventional economics openly questioned the most highly prized goal of politicians and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Indigenous Rights in Modern Landscapes

    Nordic Conservation Regimes in Global Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Elenius, Christina Allard, Camilla Sandström

    This book examines the diverse use of Indigenous customary rights in modern landscapes from a multidisciplinary perspective. Divided into two parts, the first deals explicitly with Sámi customary rights in relation to nature conservation in the Nordic countries and Russia from a legal and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Anthropology and Cryptozoology

    Exploring Encounters with Mysterious Creatures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Samantha Hurn

    Cryptozoology is best understood as the study of animals which, in the eyes of Western science, are extinct, unclassified or unrecognised. In consequence, and in part because of its selective methods and lack of epistemological rigour, cryptozoology is often dismissed as a pseudo-science. However,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-14
    Routledge
    Multispecies Encounters

  • 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

  • Forgotten Agricultural Heritage

    Reconnecting food systems and sustainable development, 1st Edition

    By Parviz Koohafkan, Miguel A. Altieri

    Contemporary agriculture is often criticized for its industrial scale, adverse effects on nutrition, rural employment and the environment, and its disconnectedness from nature and culture. Yet there are many examples of traditional smaller scale systems that have survived the test of time and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Microsociological Perspectives for Environmental Sociology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bradley H. Brewster, Antony J. Puddephatt

    Environmental sociology tends to be dominated by macrosociological theories, to the point that microsociological perspectives have been neglected and ignored. This collection of original work is the first book dedicated to demonstrating the utility of microsociological perspectives for…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

    A transformational agenda for an insecure world, 1st Edition

    By Felix Dodds, Ambassador David Donoghue, Jimena Leiva Roesch

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal set of seventeen goals and 169 targets, with accompanying indicators, which were agreed by UN member states to frame their policy agendas for the fifteen-year period from 2015 to 2030. Written by three authors who have been engaged in the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge

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