10Bestsellers

  • Agricultural Development and Sustainable Intensification: Technology and Policy Challenges in the Face of Climate Change book cover

    Agricultural Development and Sustainable Intensification

    Technology and Policy Challenges in the Face of Climate Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    Sustainable Intensification (SI) has recently emerged as a key concept for agricultural development, recognising that yields must increase to feed a growing world population, but it must be achieved without damage to the environment, on finite land resources and while preserving social and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Transforming the Future (Open Access): Anticipation in the 21st Century book cover

    Transforming the Future (Open Access)

    Anticipation in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Riel Miller

    People are using the future to search for better ways to achieve sustainability, inclusiveness, prosperity, well-being and peace. In addition, the way the future is understood and used is changing in almost all domains, from social science to daily life. This book presents the results of…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Routledge

  • Conserving Europe's Wildlife: Law and Policy of the Natura 2000 Network of Protected Areas book cover

    Conserving Europe's Wildlife

    Law and Policy of the Natura 2000 Network of Protected Areas, 1st Edition

    By Andrew L.R. Jackson

    The Natura 2000 network of protected areas is the centrepiece of European Union nature policy, currently covering almost one-fifth of the EU’s entire land territory plus large marine areas. This vast EU-wide network, which aims to conserve Europe’s most valuable and threatened species and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Resource Recovery from Waste: Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries book cover

    Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert McLeman, François Gemenne

    The last twenty years have seen a rapid increase in scholarly activity and publications dedicated to environmental migration and displacement, and the field has now reached a point in terms of profile, complexity, and sheer volume of reporting that a general review and assessment of existing…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa: Food Security in a Changing Environment book cover

    Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa

    Food Security in a Changing Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cyndi Spindell Berck, Peter Berck, Salvatore Di Falco

    A changing climate is likely to have a drastic impact on crop yields in Africa. The purpose of this book is to document the effects of climate change on agriculture in Africa and to discuss strategies for adaptation to hotter weather and less predictable rainfall. These strategies include promoting…

    Hardback – 2018-03-08
    Routledge
    Environment for Development

  • Food Policy in the United States: An Introduction book cover

    Food Policy in the United States

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Parke Wilde

    This new edition offers a timely update to the leading textbook dedicated to all aspects of U.S. food policy. The update accounts for experience with policy changes in the 2014 Farm Bill and prospects for the next Farm Bill, the publication of the 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-05
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Rights and Climate Governance book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Human Rights and Climate Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sébastien Duyck, Sébastien Jodoin, Alyssa Johl

    Over the last decade, the world has increasingly grappled with the complex linkages emerging between efforts to combat climate change and to protect human rights around the world. The Paris Climate Agreement adopted in December 2015 recognized the necessity for governments to take into…

    Hardback – 2018-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Sustainable Pathways for our Cities and Regions: Planning within Planetary Boundaries book cover

    Sustainable Pathways for our Cities and Regions

    Planning within Planetary Boundaries, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Norman

    In an urbanizing world, the majority of people live in urban settlements predominantly on the coastal edge. Focus has historically been on people, place and the challenges and opportunities of living with global change, and academic attention has largely been on sustainability science or…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Urban Water Sustainability: Constructing Infrastructure for Cities and Nature book cover

    Urban Water Sustainability

    Constructing Infrastructure for Cities and Nature, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Bell

    The provision of a safe and reliable water supply is a major challenge for the world's growing urban populations. This book investigates the implications of different developments in water technology and infrastructure for urban sustainability and the relationship between cities and nature. The…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management