Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Policy

  • Employee Engagement with Sustainable Business: How to Change the World Whilst Keeping Your Day Job book cover

    Employee Engagement with Sustainable Business

    How to Change the World Whilst Keeping Your Day Job

    By Nadine Exter

    Sustainability is, and continues to grow as, a key issue for organizations: in the board room; with investors, customers and regulators; and from employees whose demands on organizations include improving their social and environmental performance in return for loyalty and commitment. However, as…

    Paperback – 2013-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Climate Change and Sustainable Cities book cover

    Climate Change and Sustainable Cities

    Edited by Hugo Priemus, Simin Davoudi

    Climate change has demonstrated, perhaps more than any other environmental concerns, the complexities of the human-nature interrelationship and the need for embedding a far greater environmental consciousness into our social values and norms. A drastic reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions…

    Hardback – 2013-07-03
    Routledge

  • Disaster, Conflict and Society in Crises: Everyday Politics of Crisis Response book cover

    Disaster, Conflict and Society in Crises

    Everyday Politics of Crisis Response

    Edited by Dorothea Hilhorst

    Humanitarian crises - resulting from conflict, natural disaster or political collapse – are usually perceived as a complete break from normality, spurring special emergency policies and interventions. In reality, there are many continuities and discontinuities between crisis and normality. What…

    Paperback – 2013-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Key Settlements in Rural Areas (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Key Settlements in Rural Areas (Routledge Revivals)

    By Paul Cloke

    The problems of providing essential services in a constrained economic climate, and of conserving the rural environment whilst protecting rural people, are of immediate importance. This book, first published in 1979, was the first major piece of published research on the topic of rural settlement…

    Hardback – 2013-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Successful Adaptation to Climate Change: Linking Science and Policy in a Rapidly Changing World book cover

    Successful Adaptation to Climate Change

    Linking Science and Policy in a Rapidly Changing World

    Edited by Susanne C. Moser, Maxwell T. Boykoff

    What does successful adaptation look like? This is a question we are frequently asked by planners, policy makers and other professionals charged with the task of developing and implementing adaptation strategies. While adaptation is increasingly recognized as an important climate risk management…

    Paperback – 2013-06-07
    Routledge

  • Collective Learning for Transformational Change: A Guide to Collaborative Action book cover

    Collective Learning for Transformational Change

    A Guide to Collaborative Action

    By Valerie A. Brown, Judith A. Lambert

    This step by step guide is for those seeking to undertake a transformational change process based on strong collaboration among diverse interests. Guiding transformational change goes beyond small changes to an existing system. It leads to lasting change in the system itself. The collective…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge

  • Towards Disaster Risk Reduction: A Policy-Focused Approach to Natural Hazards and Disasters book cover

    Towards Disaster Risk Reduction

    A Policy-Focused Approach to Natural Hazards and Disasters

    Edited by Jason K. Levy, Chennat Gopalakrishnan

    This book constitutes a landmark attempt to address, comprehensively and in-depth, a policy-focused approach to the many timely and important issues associated with building a culture of disaster prevention and disaster risk reduction. This book not only provides key insights into the field of…

    Hardback – 2013-04-22
    Routledge

  • Technology Development Assistance for Agriculture: Putting research into use in low income countries book cover

    Technology Development Assistance for Agriculture

    Putting research into use in low income countries

    By Norman Clark, Andy Frost, Ian Maudlin, Andrew Ward

    Stemming from an 11-year DFID funded programme under its Renewable Natural Resources Research Strategy (RNRRS), Technology Development Assistance for Agriculture: Putting Research into Low Income Countries reviews part of this programme as a case study of a broader issue of technology development…

    Paperback – 2013-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

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

    Food Policy in the United States

    An Introduction

    By Parke Wilde

    This book offers a broad introduction to food policies in the United States. Real-world controversies and debates motivate the book’s attention to economic principles, policy analysis, nutrition science and contemporary data sources. It assumes that the reader's concern is not just the economic…

    Paperback – 2013-04-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Energy and Electricity in Industrial Nations: The Sociology and Technology of Energy book cover

    Energy and Electricity in Industrial Nations

    The Sociology and Technology of Energy

    By Allan Mazur

    Energy is at the top of the list of environmental problems facing industrial society, and is arguably the one that has been handled least successfully, in part because politicians and the public do not understand the physical technologies, while the engineers and industrialists do not understand…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge

  • Emissions, Pollutants and Environmental Policy in China: Designing a National Emissions Trading System book cover

    Emissions, Pollutants and Environmental Policy in China

    Designing a National Emissions Trading System

    By Bo Miao

    As the world's biggest polluter, the environmental challenges that China faces in controlling its airborne emissions are crucial, not only to its own population in terms of tackling the severe domestic air pollution, but also to the planet as it faces calls from the international community to…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Beyond Shelter after Disaster: Practice, Process and Possibilities book cover

    Beyond Shelter after Disaster: Practice, Process and Possibilities

    Edited by David Sanderson, Jeni Burnell

    Providing shelter after a disaster is recognised as one of the most complex areas of humanitarian relief and recovery. Some aid agencies have stopped providing shelter altogether after bad experiences, while those that do quickly become engaged in challenges that go far beyond the provision of…

    Hardback – 2013-03-18
    Routledge

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