Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Society

  • Forging a Socio-Legal Approach to Environmental Harms: Global Perspectives book cover

    Forging a Socio-Legal Approach to Environmental Harms

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiffany Bergin, Emanuela Orlando

    Environmental harms exert a significant toll and pose substantial economic costs on societies around the world. Although such harms have been studied from both legal and social science perspectives, these disciplinary-specific approaches are not, on their own, fully able to address the complexity…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Architecture and Resilience: Interdisciplinary Dialogues book cover

    Architecture and Resilience

    Interdisciplinary Dialogues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Trogal, Irena Bauman, Ranald Lawrence, Doina Petrescu

    Resilience will be a defining quality of the twenty-first century. As we witness the increasingly turbulent effects of climate change, the multiple challenges of resource depletion and wage stagnation, we know that our current ways of living are not resilient. Our urban infrastructures, our…

    Paperback – 2018-12-18

  • Alternative Food Politics: From the Margins to the Mainstream book cover

    Alternative Food Politics

    From the Margins to the Mainstream, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Phillipov, Katherine Kirkwood

    Media interest in food has intensified in recent years, leading to a contemporary food landscape where ‘alternative’ food practices are increasingly visible. Concerns that were once exclusively the domain of activist movements motivated by environmental, animal rights, health and anti-corporate…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Critical Food Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Gardoni

    To best serve current and future generations, infrastructure needs to be resilient to the changing world while using limited resources in a sustainable manner. Research on and funding towards sustainability and resilience are growing rapidly, and significant research is being carried out at a…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Food as a Commons book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Food as a Commons

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Luis Vivero-Pol, Tomaso Ferrando, Olivier De Schutter, Ugo Mattei

    From the scientific and industrial revolution to the present day, food – an essential element of life – has been progressively transformed into a private, transnational, mono-dimensional commodity of mass consumption for a global market. But over the last decade there has been an increased…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11

  • Social Justice and the City book cover

    Social Justice and the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nik Heynen

    This special collection aims to offer insight into the state of geography on questions of social justice and urban life. While using social justice and the city as our starting point may signal inspiration from Harvey’s (1973) book of the same name, the task of examining the emergence of this…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11

  • Environmental Literacy and New Digital Audiences book cover

    Environmental Literacy and New Digital Audiences

    1st Edition

    By Pat Brereton

    Environmental literacy and education is not simply a top-down process of disseminating correct attitudes, values and beliefs. Rather, it is one that incorporates and facilitates a dialogue with audiences of different persuasions and at all levels of engagement, to help highlight and co-produce…

    Hardback – 2018-12-07
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Arts Programming for the Anthropocene: Art in Community and Environment book cover

    Arts Programming for the Anthropocene

    Art in Community and Environment, 1st Edition

    By Bill Gilbert, Anicca Cox

    Arts Programming for the Anthropocene argues for a role for the arts as an engaged, professional practice in contemporary culture, charting the evolution of arts over the previous half century from a primarily solitary practice involved with its own internal dialogue to one actively seeking a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Ecology, Capitalism and the New Agricultural Economy: The Second Great Transformation book cover

    Ecology, Capitalism and the New Agricultural Economy

    The Second Great Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gilles Allaire, Benoit Daviron

    With increasing pressure on resources, the looming spectre of climate change and growing anxiety among eaters, ecology and food are at the heart of the political debates surrounding agriculture and diet. This unique contribution unravels agri-environmental issues at different spatial levels, from…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Critical Food Studies

  • Negotiating the Environment: Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN book cover

    Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN, 1st Edition

    By Lauren E Eastwood

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that were the subject of multilateral environmental agreements negotiated during the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding…

    Hardback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Climate Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tahseen Jafry

    The term "climate justice" began to gain traction in the late 1990s following a wide range of activities by social and environmental justice movements that emerged in response to the operations of the fossil fuel industry and, later, to what their members saw as the failed global climate governance…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Wind Power in China: Ambiguous Winds of Change in China's Energy Market book cover

    Wind Power in China

    Ambiguous Winds of Change in China's Energy Market, 1st Edition

    By Julia Kirch Kirkegaard

    Whilst China’s growing economy is widely regarded as being responsible for severe environmental degradation and a high reliance on energy from fossil fuels, China is emerging as a potential leader in new green energy technologies. Outlining the extraordinary growth in China’s wind power capacity…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

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