Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Change & Pollution

  • Introduction to Physical Hydrology book cover

    Introduction to Physical Hydrology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Chorley

    Originally published in this form in 1971, the content of this book was originally part of a larger composite volume ‘Water, Earth and Man’ (1969) which provided a synthesis of hydrology, geomorphology and socio-economic geography. This volume brings together the systematic theme of physical…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Geographical Hydrology: Spatial Aspects of the Interactions Between Water Occurrence and Human Activity book cover

    Introduction to Geographical Hydrology

    Spatial Aspects of the Interactions Between Water Occurrence and Human Activity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Chorley

    Originally published in this form in 1971, the content of this book was originally part of a larger composite volume ‘Water, Earth and Man’ (1969) which provided a synthesis of hydrology, geomorphology and socio-economic geography. This volume brings together the systematic theme of spatial aspects…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts: Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability book cover

    Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts

    Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek

    Globalization increases the interconnectedness of people and places around the world. Goods and services consumed in one country are often produced in other countries and exchanged via international trade. This book describes how local consumption, particularly in urban areas, is increasingly met…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • Street Fights in Copenhagen: Bicycle and Car Politics in a Green Mobility City book cover

    Street Fights in Copenhagen

    Bicycle and Car Politics in a Green Mobility City, 1st Edition

    By Jason Henderson, Natalie Marie Gulsrud

    With twenty-nine percent of all trips made by bicycle, Copenhagen is considered a model of green transport. This book considers the underlying political conditions that enabled cycling to appeal to such a wide range of citizens of Copenhagen and asks how this can be replicated elsewhere. Despite…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Advances in Urban Sustainability

  • Coastal and Deep Ocean Pollution book cover

    Coastal and Deep Ocean Pollution

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andres Hugo Arias, Sandra Elizabeth Botte

    Not only does Coastal and Deep Ocean Pollution illustrate the contemporary scientific aspect of ocean climate post 20th century pollution, but it also covers marine environments from a global perspective. This book starts with a discussion of the high impact cases of marine pollution including…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition book cover

    Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Hans A. Baer

    The number of airplane flights worldwide continues to grow and is one of the many drivers of climate change. In this book Hans Baer argues that air travel has become a key part of modern cultural and social life and a source of tremendous profit-making, and thus an integral component of the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Societal Problems as Public Bads book cover

    Societal Problems as Public Bads

    1st Edition

    By Nan Dirk De Graaf, Dingeman Wiertz

    Corruption, crime, economic inequality, religious fundamentalism, financial crises, environmental degradation, population ageing, gender inequality, large-scale migration… This book tackles many of the most pressing problems facing societies today. The authors demonstrate that similar social…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge

  • The Commons in a Glocal World: Global Connections and Local Responses book cover

    The Commons in a Glocal World

    Global Connections and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Haller, Thomas Breu, Tine De Moor, Christian Rohr, Heinzpeter Znoj

    This volume focuses on how, in Europe, the debate on the commons is discussed in regard to historical and contemporary dimensions, referencing the work on Elinor Ostrom. It also explores how Europe directly and indirectly affected and affects, the commons globally from the perspective of new…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa: Priorities for Science and Policy Under Global Change book cover

    Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa

    Priorities for Science and Policy Under Global Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Dixon, Dennis P. Garrity, Jean-Marc Boffa, Timothy O. Williams, Tilahun Amede, Christopher Auricht, Rosemary Lott, George Mburathi

    An improved knowledge of Africa’s complex farming systems, set in their socio-economic and environmental context, is an essential ingredient to developing effective strategies for improving food and nutrition security. This book systematically and comprehensively describes the characteristics,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Underwater Cultural Heritage: Key Concepts and Ethical Challenges book cover

    Underwater Cultural Heritage

    Key Concepts and Ethical Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Elena Perez-Alvaro

    Underwater Cultural Heritage investigates cases of underwater cultural heritage, exploring ethical issues that have never been studied before. A vast cultural heritage lies beneath the sea, including the archaeological remains of more than three million vessels, as well as historic monuments and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • The Psychology of the Electric Car: Experiences of Drivers from Electric Vehicle Trials book cover

    The Psychology of the Electric Car

    Experiences of Drivers from Electric Vehicle Trials, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Burgess, Joseph Krems, Andreas Keinath

    In a world where we are increasingly feeling the pressure to be environmentally aware more and more people are turning to environmentally friendly modes or transport, including the Electric Car. This book is the first publication to comprehensively examine empirical evidence relating to people’s…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of Smog in Southern California book cover

    The Political Economy of Smog in Southern California

    1st Edition

    By Jeffry Fawcett

    This study, first published in 1990, explores the ways in which institutions can succeed or fail at environmental improvement. The author first takes a look at the nature of environmental politics and the history of air pollution control in Southern California. He then develops a political economic…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

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