Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Studies

  • Climate Change Mitigation Actions in Five Developing Countries book cover

    Climate Change Mitigation Actions in Five Developing Countries

    Edited by Harald Winkler

    Five case studies on mitigation actions (MAs) in developing countries illustrate the rich diversity of climate action. Researchers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and South Africa reflect on what is possible in their countries. Case studies reflect the sheer diversity of NAMAs: from a ‘Pronami’…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • U.S.-Canadian Agricultural Trade Challenges: Developing Common Approaches book cover

    U.S.-Canadian Agricultural Trade Challenges

    Developing Common Approaches

    Edited by Kristen Allen, Katie Macmillan

    The Free Trade Agreement between the United States and Canada was established in 1988 despite the U.S.’s controversial proposal to eliminate trade-distorting government subsidies to agriculture. Originally published in 1988, this volume brings together a collection of essays which identify and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Politics of Environmental Reform: Controlling Kentucky Strip Mining book cover

    The Politics of Environmental Reform

    Controlling Kentucky Strip Mining

    By Marc Karnis Landy

    The Politics of Environmental Reform demonstrates how environmental laws affect local governments with Kentucky strip mining as its core example. Originally published in 1976, Landy’s research into environmental legislation in a state whose economy relies on the coal industry can easily be applied…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Pesticide Problem: An Economic Approach to Public Policy book cover

    The Pesticide Problem

    An Economic Approach to Public Policy

    By J.C. Headley, J.N. Lewis

    The widespread use of chemicals to control pests has resulted in adverse effects for both wildlife and humans. Originally published in 1967, this title seeks to clearly explain the key issues for understanding public policy in the pesticide problem. Authors Headley and Lewis provide simple…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Technology Options for Electricity Generation: Economic and Environmental Factors book cover

    Technology Options for Electricity Generation

    Economic and Environmental Factors

    By Hadi Dowlatabadi, Michael A. Toman

    Environmental constraints and market uncertainties create new challenges for electricity generation. In this title, originally published in 1991, the authors present a simulation model with a capability for highly detailed activity to identify cost-minimising investment options under different…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Competition for Wetlands in the Midwest: An Economic Analysis book cover

    Competition for Wetlands in the Midwest

    An Economic Analysis

    By Jon H. Goldstein

    In the Midwest, wetlands can be seen as a nuisance to farmers as they can severely increase production costs. Wetlands are however are a major part of ecology for migratory waterfowl and drainage of these wetlands could have dire consequences on the population of waterfowl as well as other wildlife…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • World Mineral Exploration: Trends and Economic Issues book cover

    World Mineral Exploration

    Trends and Economic Issues

    Edited by John E. Tilton, Roderick G. Eggert, Hans H. Landsberg

    Mineral exploration is an economic activity of worldwide importance. This volume, originally published in 1988, makes a substantial contribution to the understanding of mineral exploration and the major economic, political, and geologic forces that govern it. Some chapters examine the behaviour and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Appendix to the Rice Economy of Asia book cover

    Appendix to the Rice Economy of Asia

    By Beth Rose

    Originally published in 1985, Beth Rose’s Appendix to the Rice Economy of Asia provides twenty-six tables detailing various rice statistics across Asia from the beginning of the twentieth century through to the 1980’s. Statistics presented include; total crop area, rice production and yield, import…

    Paperback – 2017-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Managing Ash from Municipal Waste Incinerators book cover

    Managing Ash from Municipal Waste Incinerators

    By Alyce M. Ujihara, Michael Gough

    Originally published in 1989, this report deals with issues surrounding ash residues produced by municipal waste combustors. Spurred by huge disagreements over the environmental risks that these ash residues posed; Managing Ash from Municipal Waste Incinerators attempts to shed light on the debates…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Handbook of Regulations on Environmental Protection in China book cover

    Handbook of Regulations on Environmental Protection in China

    The Handbook of Regulations on Environmental Protection in China details the environmental laws, regulations and standards in China for those enforcing and creating environmental policy as it stood in the early 1990’s. Originally published in English in 1994, this translation aims to illuminate an…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Land Economics Research book cover

    Land Economics Research

    Edited by Joseph Ackerman, Marion Clawson, Marshall Harris

    Originally published in 1962, Land Economics Research brings together papers presented at a symposium in Nebraska in 1961 which deal with ideas, theories and suggestions in land economics to encourage problem-solving in American land issues. This report draws on all types of land, all situations…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Geographies of Meat: Politics, Economy and Culture book cover

    Geographies of Meat

    Politics, Economy and Culture

    By Harvey Neo, Jody Emel

    With the ever rising demand for meat around the world, the production of meat has changed dramatically in the past few decades. What has brought about the increasing popularity and attendant normalization of factory farms across many parts of the world? What are some of the ways to resist such…

    Hardback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

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