38th Annual Conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment

2018May. 16th19th

Location: Durban, South Africa

Routledge will be exhibiting at the IAIA Conference. Visit our stand to view our books and journals showcasing the latest research and published material on the environment and sustainability.  

All books displayed at the conference will be available to purchase at 20% discount from our stand. Alternatively use code valid EFU08 for orders placed through our website until 19th June 2018.

Featured Books

  • Seeking Justice in an Energy Sacrifice Zone

    Standing on Vanishing Land in Coastal Louisiana

    By Julie K. Maldonado

    Seeking Justice in an Energy Sacrifice Zone is an ethnographic examination of the lived experience of rapid environmental change in coastal Louisiana, USA. Writing from a political ecology perspective, Maldonado explores the effects of changes to localized climate and ecology on the Isle de Jean…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27 

  • Ecological Causal Assessment

    Edited by Susan B. Norton, Susan M. Cormier, Glenn W. Suter II

    Edited by experts at the leading edge of the development of causal assessment methods for more than two decades, Ecological Causal Assessment gives insight and expert guidance on how to identify cause-effect relationships in environmental systems. The book discusses the importance of asking the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-04
    CRC Press
    Environmental Assessment and Management

  • Environmental Policy and Public Health

    By Barry L. Johnson, Maureen Y. Lichtveld

    As with the first edition, this second edition describes how environmental health policies are developed, the statutes and other policies that have evolved to address public health concerns associated with specific environmental hazards, and the public health foundations of the policies. It lays…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26
    CRC Press

  • Drought and Water Crises

    Integrating Science, Management, and Policy, Second Edition

    Edited by Donald Wilhite, Roger S. Pulwarty

    Over the past decade there have been extraordinary advances towards drought risk reduction with the development of new water-conserving technologies, and new tools for planning, vulnerability and impact assessment, mitigation, and policy. Drought and Water Crises: Integrating Science, Management,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-11
    CRC Press
    Drought and Water Crises

  • ExtrACTION

    Impacts, Engagements, and Alternative Futures

    Edited by Kirk Jalbert, Anna Willow, David Casagrande, Stephanie Paladino

    This timely volume examines resistance to natural resource extraction from a critical ethnographic perspective. Using a range of case studies from North, Central and South America, Australia, and Central Asia, the contributors explore how and why resistance movements seek to change extraction…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01

  • The Carbon Fix

    Forest Carbon, Social Justice, and Environmental Governance

    Edited by Stephanie Paladino, Shirley J Fiske

    Given the growing urgency to develop global responses to a changing climate, The Carbon Fix examines the social and equity dimensions of putting the world’s forests—and, necessarily, the rural people who manage and depend on them—at the center of climate policy efforts such as REDD+, intended to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16

  • Responsible Mining

    Key Principles for Industry Integrity

    By Sara Bice

    Mining can have negative environmental and social impacts, but can also be responsible. However corporations have little impetus to act responsibly without being held to account by an informed and active public, and by strong institutions and governments which not only create but also enforce…

    Paperback – 2016-06-22
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Mountain Movers

    Mining, Sustainability and the Agents of Change

    By Daniel M. Franks

    The products of mining are everywhere – if it wasn’t grown, it was mined or drilled. But the mining industry has a chequered past. Pollution, human rights abuses, and corruption have tarnished the reputation of the industry across the globe. Over a decade ago the major mining companies embraced the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-10
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Health Impact Assessment

    Principles and Practice

    By Martin Birley

    Health Impact Assessment (HIA) is primarily concerned with the future consequences of plans, proposals and policies on the health of communities. It is a rapidly growing complement to Environmental Impact Assessment, increasingly mandated by national and international requirements. Guidelines have…

    Paperback – 2011-07-05