Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Policy

  • The EU, US and China Tackling Climate Change: Policies and Alliances for the Anthropocene book cover

    The EU, US and China Tackling Climate Change

    Policies and Alliances for the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    By Sophia Kalantzakos

    The feeling of optimism that followed the COP 21 Paris Conference on Climate Change requires concrete action and steadfast commitment to a process that raises a number of crucial challenges: technological, political, social, and economic. As climate change worsens, new robust leadership is…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production: Divergence and Resource Use Resilience book cover

    Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production

    Divergence and Resource Use Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Russell Warman

    Timber sourcing is shifting from extraction from natural forests to forms of cultivation that are increasingly agricultural in nature. This book takes a multidisciplinary approach to examine the socio-political, biophysical and discursive dimensions of this divergence of wood production from…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Gardoni

    To best serve current and future generations, infrastructure needs to be resilient to the changing world while using limited resources in a sustainable manner. Research on and funding towards sustainability and resilience are growing rapidly, and significant research is being carried out at a…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Food as a Commons book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Food as a Commons

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Luis Vivero-Pol, Tomaso Ferrando, Olivier De Schutter, Ugo Mattei

    From the scientific and industrial revolution to the present day, food – an essential element of life – has been progressively transformed into a private, transnational, mono-dimensional commodity of mass consumption for a global market. But over the last decade there has been an increased…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge

  • Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change book cover

    Armed Conflict, Women and Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Jody M. Prescott

    The gender-differentiated and more severe impacts of armed conflict upon women and girls are well recognised by the international community, as demonstrated by UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security and subsequent resolutions. Similarly, the development community…

    Paperback – 2018-12-07
    Routledge

  • Disruptive Transport: Driverless Cars, Transport Innovation and the Sustainable City of Tomorrow book cover

    Disruptive Transport

    Driverless Cars, Transport Innovation and the Sustainable City of Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by William Riggs

    With the rise of shared and networked vehicles, autonomous vehicles, and other transportation technologies, technological change is outpacing urban planning and policy. Whether urban planners and policy makers like it or not, these transformations will in turn result in profound changes to streets,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development: An Approach and Its Paradoxes book cover

    Facilitated Advocacy for Sustainable Development

    An Approach and Its Paradoxes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Haylor, William Savage

    Facilitated advocacy is an approach to development initiatives that enables people situated across diverse cultural, economic, educational, professional, societal and linguistic spheres to engage more equitably. By doing so, potential changes in policy and practice can improve people’s livelihoods…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Political Ecology of REDD+ in Indonesia: Agrarian Conflicts and Forest Carbon book cover

    Political Ecology of REDD+ in Indonesia

    Agrarian Conflicts and Forest Carbon, 1st Edition

    By Jonas I. Hein

    Indonesia’s commitment to reducing land-based greenhouse gas emissions significantly includes the expansion of conservation areas, but these developments are not free of conflicts. This book provides a comprehensive analysis of agrarian conflicts in the context of the implementation of REDD+ (…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

  • Negotiating the Environment: Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN book cover

    Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN, 1st Edition

    By Lauren E Eastwood

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that were the subject of multilateral environmental agreements negotiated during the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding…

    Hardback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tahseen Jafry

    The term "climate justice" began to gain traction in the late 1990s following a wide range of activities by social and environmental justice movements that emerged in response to the operations of the fossil fuel industry and, later, to what their members saw as the failed global climate governance…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Agricultural Land Use and Natural Gas Extraction Conflicts: A Global Socio-Legal Perspective book cover

    Agricultural Land Use and Natural Gas Extraction Conflicts

    A Global Socio-Legal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Madeline Taylor, Tina Hunter

    Onshore unconventional gas operations, in most jurisdictions, operate on the legal principle that all activities during exploration and extraction are ‘temporary’ in nature. The concept that the onshore unconventional gas industry has a temporary effect on the land on which it operates creates a…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Localizing Global Food: Short Food Supply Chains as Responses to Agri-Food System Challenges book cover

    Localizing Global Food

    Short Food Supply Chains as Responses to Agri-Food System Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Agni Kalfagianni, Sophia Skordili

    Short food supply chains (SFSCs) rely primarily on local production and processing practices for the provision of food and are, in principle, more sustainable in social,  economic and environmental terms than supply chains where production and consumption are widely separated. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

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