Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Policy in Asia book cover

    Environmental Policy in Asia

    By Akihisa Mori

    In Asia, export-led industrialization, coupled with foreign direct investment has been proved as the most effective and powerful source of economic development. However, it has caused serious local, regional and trans-boundary environmental problems. Governments in Asia have implemented a variety…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries: Work, public policy and action book cover

    Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries

    Work, public policy and action

    Edited by Marjorie Griffin Cohen

    Climate change is at the forefront of ideas about public policy, the economy and labour issues. However, the gendered dimensions of climate change and the public policy issues associated with it in wealthy nations are much less understood. Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries covers a wide…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Climate, Work and Society

  • Data, Models and Analysis: The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean' book cover

    Data, Models and Analysis

    The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean'

    Edited by Guoqi Han, Hai Lin, Douw Steyn

    This volume contains the ten most cited articles that have appeared in the journal Atmosphere-Ocean since 1995. These articles cover a wide range of topics in meteorology, climatology and oceanography. Modelling work is represented in five papers, covering global climate model development; a…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents: Reading, Writing, and Making a Difference book cover

    Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents

    Reading, Writing, and Making a Difference

    By Richard Beach, Jeff Share, Allen Webb

    CO-PUBLISHED BY ROUTLEDGE AND THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents is THE essential resource for middle and high school English language arts teachers to help their students understand and address the urgent issues and challenges facing life on Earth…

    Paperback – 2017-05-29 
    Routledge

  • Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene book cover

    Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene

    Edited by Pasi Heikkurinen

    The rapid industrialization of societies has resulted in radical changes to the Earth’s biosphere and its local ecosystems. Climate scientists have recorded and forecasted worrying global temperature rises going back to the early twentieth century, while biologists and palaeontologists have…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26
    Routledge
    Transnational Law and Governance

  • Reconnecting People and Water: Public Engagement and Sustainable Urban Water Management book cover

    Reconnecting People and Water

    Public Engagement and Sustainable Urban Water Management

    By Liz Sharp

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Digital Environments book cover

    Digital Environments

    Edited by Sidney I. Dobrin

    With the title serving as an umbrella term to distinguish simulated places from real places, Digital Environments signifies a shift in how we think about interactions with places and spaces, both real and simulated. The very idea of digital environments, though, complicates such distinctions,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Climate Action in a Globalizing World: Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Movements in the Global North book cover

    Climate Action in a Globalizing World

    Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Movements in the Global North

    Edited by Carl Cassegard, Linda Soneryd, Hakan Thorn, Asa Wettergren

    The existence and urgency of global climate change is a matter of scientific consensus. Yet the global politics of climate change have been anything but consensual. In this context, a wave of global climate activism has emerged in the last decade in response to the perceived failure of the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Urban Settlements: A Spatial Perspective of Carbon Footprint and Beyond book cover

    Climate Change and Urban Settlements

    A Spatial Perspective of Carbon Footprint and Beyond

    By Mahendra Sethi

    Climate change and urbanization are two of the greatest challenges facing humanity in the 21st century, and their effects are converging in dangerous ways. Cities contribute significantly to global warming, and as the world further takes a rural-urban population tilt, the next few decades pose a…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • The Bad Earth: Environmental Degradation in China book cover

    The Bad Earth

    Environmental Degradation in China

    By Vaclav Smil

    As China strives to significantly increase its economic output, the nation faces an acute deterioration of the physical resources from which this prodigious growth springs. Major problems include water shortages, the pollution of water, high levels of carcinogens in the air, accelerating erosion,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Energy Policy in China book cover

    Energy Policy in China

    By Chi-Jen Yang

    Energy policy has always been an important part of China’s national policy agenda. Although the overall Chinese economy has become largely market-driven, its energy sectors are still subject to varying degrees of government control. Authoritarian governance allows China to move very quickly in some…

    Hardback – 2017-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Climate, Society and Subsurface Politics in Greenland: Under the Great Ice book cover

    Climate, Society and Subsurface Politics in Greenland

    Under the Great Ice

    By Mark Nuttall

    Once imagined as a place on the very edge of the world, Greenland is now viewed as being at the epicentre of climate change. At the same time, international attention is focused on opportunities for oil and mineral development, seemingly made possible as the inland ice melts and sea ice disappears,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Regions

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