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  • 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

  • Environmental Policy in Asia book cover

    Environmental Policy in Asia

    1st Edition

    By Akihisa Mori

    In Asia, export-led industrialization, coupled with foreign direct investment has been proved as the most effective and powerful source of economic development. However, it has caused serious local, regional and trans-boundary environmental problems. Governments in Asia have implemented a variety…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Water Poverty and Justice in the Global South: Law, Human Rights and Community Action for Water Security book cover

    Water Poverty and Justice in the Global South

    Law, Human Rights and Community Action for Water Security, 1st Edition

    By Nathan John Cooper

    Delivering sustainable access to sufficient, safe water represents an urgent and profound global challenge in the face of increasing demand, resource overexploitation, and climate change contributing to unpredictable rainfall, salination and desertification. Much of the effort to reduce water…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development book cover

    Social Movements Contesting Natural Resource Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F Devlin

    Through case studies, this book investigates rural social movements pushing back against natural resource development initiatives in defence of environmental and social values.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • How Solar Energy Became Cheap: A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation book cover

    How Solar Energy Became Cheap

    A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation, 1st Edition

    By Gregory F. Nemet

    Solar energy is a substantial global industry, one that has generated trade disputes among superpowers, threatened the solvency of large energy companies, and prompted serious reconsideration of electric utility regulation rooted in the 1930s. One of the biggest payoffs from solar’s success is not…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Water Crises and Governance: Reinventing Collaborative Institutions in an Era of Uncertainty book cover

    Water Crises and Governance

    Reinventing Collaborative Institutions in an Era of Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Leigh Taylor, David A. Sonnenfeld

    Water Crises and Governance critically examines the relationship between water crises and governance in the face of challenges to provide water for growing human demand and environmental needs. Water crises threaten the assumptions and accepted management practices of water users, managers and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-08 
    Routledge

  • Holistic Sustainability through Craft-design Collaboration book cover

    Holistic Sustainability through Craft-design Collaboration

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Reubens

    This book explores the intersection of craft, design and sustainability in the developing world. It argues that most sustainable design approaches and efforts fall short of implementing holistic sustainability and in order to reach this goal, design must be underpinned by alternatives to the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Routledge Library Editions: Natural Resources book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Natural Resources

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1961 and 1990, this set of 12 books offers a selection of scholarship on the history of natural resources. Many of the titles discuss the nuclear power debate from various angles while others look at coal, or resources and energy in the third world.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Nuclear Power: Today and Tomorrow book cover

    Nuclear Power

    Today and Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Jay

    Originally published in 1961. This book gives the layman a better understanding of the nature of nuclear power and explains some of the major problems which have to be overcome in making practical use of it. It is concerned mainly with the different kinds of nuclear reactors - their underlying…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

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