Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Politics

  • China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions: The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy book cover

    China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions

    The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy

    By David Toke

    China, a still developing economy comprising a fifth of the world’s population, will play a key role in the global movement towards reducing carbon emissions. The aims of the Paris Agreement may stand or fall with China, both for its own contribution and the example it will set the developing world…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13
    Routledge

  • Shared Lives of Humans and Animals: Animal Agency in the Global North book cover

    Shared Lives of Humans and Animals

    Animal Agency in the Global North

    Edited by Tuomas Räsänen, Taina Syrjämaa

    Animals are conscious beings that form their own perspective regarding the lifeworlds in which they exist, and according to which they act in relation to their species and other animals. In recent decades a thorough transformation in societal research has taken place, as many groups that were…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Freedom and Environment: Autonomy, Human Flourishing and the Political Philosophy of Sustainability book cover

    Freedom and Environment

    Autonomy, Human Flourishing and the Political Philosophy of Sustainability

    By Michael Hannis

    Must freedom be sacrificed to achieve ecological sustainability - or vice versa? Can we be genuinely free and live in sustainable societies? This book argues that we can, if we recognise and celebrate our ecological embeddedness, rather than seeking to transcend it. But this does not mean freedom…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    Routledge
    Environmental Politics

  • Reforming Law and Economy for a Sustainable Earth: Critical Thought for Turbulent Times book cover

    Reforming Law and Economy for a Sustainable Earth

    Critical Thought for Turbulent Times

    By Paul Anderson

    Few concerns preoccupy contemporary progressive thought as much as the issue of how to achieve a sustainable human society. The problems impeding this goal include those of how to arrest induced global environmental change (GEC), persistent disagreements about the contribution of economic…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    Routledge
    Environmental Politics

  • National Climate Policy: A Multi-field Approach book cover

    National Climate Policy

    A Multi-field Approach

    By Elin Lerum Boasson

    Failed attempts at producing ambitious global climate commitments and instruments have made it increasingly important for nation states to deliver climate policies. This in turn requires a better understanding of national climate policymaking.  In this book, Elin Lerum Boasson develops an…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

  • Environmental Change and the World's Futures: Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies book cover

    Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda H. Connor

    Climate change and ecological instability have the potential to disrupt human societies and their futures. Cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is directed towards a future that can never be observed, and never be directly acted upon, and yet is always interacting with us. Thinking…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Global Implications of Development, Disasters and Climate Change: Responses to Displacement from Asia Pacific book cover

    Global Implications of Development, Disasters and Climate Change

    Responses to Displacement from Asia Pacific

    Edited by Susanna Price, Jane Singer

    Displacements in the Asia Pacific region are escalating. The region has for decades experienced more than half of the world’s natural disasters and, in recent years, a disproportionately high share of extreme weather-related disasters, which displaced 19 million people in 2013 alone. This volume…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Reform of Metropolitan Governments book cover

    Reform of Metropolitan Governments

    By Steven P. Erie, John J. Kirlin, Francine F. Rabinovitz, Lance Liebman, Charles M. Haar

    Originally published in 1972, this study aims to explore governmental interaction with people and publics interests and institutions in Metropolitan America. These papers discuss issues of how governance can be improved and the federal role in Metropolitanism as well as suggesting ways in which…

    Paperback – 2017-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Pragmatic Justifications for the Sustainable City: Acting in the common place book cover

    Pragmatic Justifications for the Sustainable City

    Acting in the common place

    By Meg Holden

    What can justice and sustainability mean, pragmatically speaking, in today’s cities? Can justice be the basis on which the practices of city building rely? Can this recognition constitute sustainability in city building, from a pragmatic perspective? Today, we are faced with a mountain of reasons…

    Hardback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Arctic: Commerce, Governance and Policy book cover

    Arctic: Commerce, Governance and Policy

    Edited by Uttam Kumar Sinha, Jo Inge Bekkevold

    In May 2013, China, India, Japan, Singapore and South Korea (Asia 5) were given status as permanent observers in the Arctic Council. It was a symbolic and significant moment in the history of Arctic affairs. The list of stakeholders in the Arctic has now expanded to include both the Arctic littoral…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Analyzing Superfund: Economics, Science and Law book cover

    Analyzing Superfund

    Economics, Science and Law

    Edited by Richard L. Revesz, Richard B. Stewart

    Originally published in 1995, Analyzing Superfund outlines the key issues of the superfund reauthorization debate in the United States. The Superfund law faced criticism for being wasteful, inefficient and expensive. These papers sought to shed light on this argument in relation to clean-up…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Oil Prices and the Future of OPEC: The Political Economy of Tension and Stability in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Coutnries book cover

    Oil Prices and the Future of OPEC

    The Political Economy of Tension and Stability in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Coutnries

    By Theodore H. Moran

    The policy of the United States and, by extension, that of many oil importing countries, toward OPEC countries is in large part a function of an estimate of the factors that condition oil decisions in exporting countries. In this title, originally published in 1978, Ted Moran examines how immune…

    Paperback – 2017-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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