Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Law - Environmental Studies

  • Crime, Violence, and Global Warming book cover

    Crime, Violence, and Global Warming

    By John P. Crank, Linda S. Jacoby

    Crime, Violence, and Global Warming introduces the many connections between climate change and criminal activity. Conflict over natural resources can escalate to state and non-state actors, resulting in wars, asymmetrical warfare, and terrorism. Crank and Jacoby apply criminological theory to each…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Biodiversity, Access and Benefit-Sharing: Global Case Studies book cover

    Biodiversity, Access and Benefit-Sharing

    Global Case Studies

    By Daniel F. Robinson

    The Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is rapidly receiving signatures and ratifications. Many countries are preparing to implement the protocol through national research permit systems and/or biodiversity laws. Yet there is still considerable confusion about how to…

    Hardback – 2014-11-11
    Routledge

  • Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa: Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration book cover

    Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa

    Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration

    Edited by Randall Bluffstone, Elizabeth J.Z. Robinson

    Forest tenure reforms are occurring in many developing countries around the world. These reforms typically include devolution of forest lands to local people and communities, which has attracted a great deal of attention and interest. While the nature and level of devolution vary by country, all…

    Hardback – 2014-11-06
    Routledge
    Environment for Development

  • Routledge Handbook of International Environmental Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of International Environmental Law

    Edited by Shawkat Alam, Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan, Tareq M.R. Chowdhury, Erika J. Techera

    The Routledge Handbook of International Environmental Law is an advanced level reference guide which provides a comprehensive and contemporary overview of the corpus of international environmental law (IEL). The Handbook features specially commissioned papers by leading experts in the field of…

    Paperback – 2014-09-16
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Green Criminology book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Green Criminology

    Edited by Nigel South, Avi Brisman

    Academic and general interest in environmental crimes, harms, and threats, as well as in environmental legislation and regulation, has grown sharply in recent years. The Routledge International Handbook of Green Criminology is the most in-depth and comprehensive volume on these issues to date.…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Solar, Wind and Land: Conflicts in Renewable Energy Development book cover

    Solar, Wind and Land

    Conflicts in Renewable Energy Development

    By Troy A. Rule

    The global demand for clean, renewable energy has rapidly expanded in recent years and will likely continue to escalate in the decades to come. Wind and solar energy systems often require large quantities of land and airspace, so their growing presence is generating a diverse array of new and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-10
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Coastal Development Law in Australia book cover

    Climate Change and Coastal Development Law in Australia

    By Justine Bell

    Climate change is anticipated to raise global sea levels, and also impact on the frequency and intensity of storm surge and erosion events. These events pose a serious threat to the Australian population, with many communities located in low-lying coastal areas. These events also give rise to a…

    Paperback – 2014-09-09
    Federation Press

  • A Global Environmental Right book cover

    A Global Environmental Right

    By Stephen Turner

    The development of an international substantive environmental right has long been a contested issue. Concurrently, environmental rights have developed in a fragmented way and to a limited extent through different legal regimes. This book examines the potential for the development of a global…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to the Green Economy: Science, Systems and Sustainability book cover

    An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable…

    Paperback – 2014-08-05
    Routledge

  • Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance book cover

    Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance

    Edited by Jean-Frédéric Morin, Amandine Orsini

    Aligning global governance to the challenges of sustainability is one of the most urgent environmental issues to be addressed. This book is a timely and up-to-date compilation of the main pieces of the global environmental governance puzzle. The book is comprised of 101 entries, each defining a…

    Paperback – 2014-07-14
    Routledge

  • Green Criminology book cover

    Green Criminology

    Edited by Rob White

    Green Criminology embraces a wide and rapidly growing network of researchers and scholars around the world who are actively engaged in the study of environmental crime and ecological justice. Transgressions against humans, eco-systems, and animals constitute the main focus of Green Criminology and…

    Hardback – 2014-06-27
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Climate Change, Forests and REDD: Lessons for Institutional Design book cover

    Climate Change, Forests and REDD

    Lessons for Institutional Design

    Edited by Joyeeta Gupta, Nicolien van der Grijp, Onno Kuik

    A search for new methods for dealing with climate change led to the identification of forest maintenance as a potential policy option that could cost-effectively reduce greenhouse gas emissions, with the development of measures for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

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