Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Business

  • Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability

    Adapting to Social, Political and Economic Change

    Edited by Joseph M. Cheer, Alan A. Lew

    In a world that is increasingly divided and faced with global environmental crisis, resilience is becoming a key concept with great relevance for tourism. This book signals a paradigmatic shift in the long term planning of tourism development, moving away from the dominant focus on sustainability…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Tourism Resilience and Adaptation to Environmental Change

    Edited by Alan A. Lew, Joseph M. Cheer

    Resilience lies at the core of understanding the adaptive capacity of people and places in complex social and environmental systems. Resilience theory has made significant contributions to our understanding of how the interacting systems of people and nature – or social-ecological systems –…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism

  • Jainism and Ethical Finance

    A Timeless Business Model

    By Atul K. Shah, Aidan Rankin

    The financial crisis of 2008 has led to a re-evaluation of the role of financial institutions and their relationship with the wider economy and society. This process has meant an increased questioning of both the conduct of business itself and the principles behind commercial and financial…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20 
    Routledge

  • Automotive Scrap Recycling

    Processes, Prices and Prospects

    By James. W Sawyer

    Automotive Scrap Recycling provides a qualitative description of the steel scrap industry by focussing on its largest segment: conversion of obsolete cars into steel scrap. Originally published in1974, this report covers issues such as the structure of the industry and quality problems with scrap…

    Paperback – 2017-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Digital Business and Sustainable Development

    Asian Perspectives

    By Yongrok Choi

    The Internet has ushered in a new era in the economies of networking. With the increasing need for optimization based on these network economies, the IT-based e-business has become a platform for study as well as daily practice. In a similar vein, global warming has raised many issues which come…

    Hardback – 2017-03-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Fair Trade and Organic Initiatives in Asian Agriculture

    The Hidden Realities

    By Rie Makita, Tadasu Tsuruta

    In addition to constituting an evolving area of inquiry within the social sciences, agricultural certification, and particularly its Fair Trade and organic components, has emerged as a significant tool for promoting rural development in the global South. This book is unique for two reasons. First,…

    Hardback – 2017-03-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development Economics

  • The Economics of the Sulphur Industry

    By Jared E. Hazleton

    Between the 1950’s and 1970’s, the Sulphur industry continued to grow despite occasional shortages and excesses. In this study originally published in 1970, Hazleton focuses on the Frasch sulphur industry to explore issues such as competing sources of sulphur, the possibilities of sulphur being…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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

  • Postwar Trends in U.S. Forest Products Trade

    A Global, National, and Regional View

    By Roger A. Sedjo, Samuel J. Radcliffe

    By the end of World War II, the United States had become well integrated into the world markets for forest products. No longer can domestic prices of forest products be viewed as being wholly determined by domestic demand and supply, nor even by North American supply and demand, but must be viewed…

    Paperback – 2017-03-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Energy Modeling

    Art Science Practice

    Edited by Milton F. Searl

    In 1973, a seminar was held by Resources for the Future to bring together the new and growing community of scholars researching into the general field of energy modelling. Originally published in the same year, this report gathers together all of the papers presented at that seminar in order to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • U.S. Interests and Global Natural Resources

    Energy, Minerals, Food

    Edited by Emery. A. Castle, Kent. A Price

    Originally published in 1983, U.S. Interests and Global Natural Resources explores the links between foreign policy and the global distribution of natural resources paying particular attention to the U.S. This collection of essays delves into the importance of factors such as differing economic…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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