Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Theory

  • A Dictionary of Green Ideas: Vocabulary for a Sane and Sustainable Future book cover

    A Dictionary of Green Ideas

    Vocabulary for a Sane and Sustainable Future, 1st Edition

    By John Button

    First published in 1988. A Dictionary of Green Ideas collects together the concepts which go to make up a green view of the world. Ecology and the environment, conservation and appropriate technology, politics and philosophy, peace and health, spirituality and world development - all these areas…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sustainability

  • The Living City: Towards a Sustainable Future book cover

    The Living City

    Towards a Sustainable Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Cadman, Geoffrey Payne

    First published in 1990. The options and probabilities for the future of cities are issues of outstanding contemporary importance, both in the developed and developing worlds. The Living City draws together both current mainstream ideas on their futures and various alternative views to enliven the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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  • The Way Forward: Beyond Agenda 21 book cover

    The Way Forward

    Beyond Agenda 21, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felix Dodds

    First published in 1997. 1997 marked the fifth anniversary of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development - the celebrated ‘Earth Summit’ in Rio de Janeiro which represented the high-water mark of intergovernmental action for sustainable development. Whilst some were tempted to…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sustainability

  • Policies for a Small Planet: From the International Institute for Environment and Development book cover

    Policies for a Small Planet

    From the International Institute for Environment and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johan Holmberg

    First published in 1992. The world is not living within its means. Current development policies, in both industrial and developing countries, are wasting resources and destroying the commons on which we all depend. The world is set on a path of deepening poverty and a deteriorating environment. New…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sustainability

  • Sustainable Development Teaching: Ethical and Political Challenges book cover

    Sustainable Development Teaching

    Ethical and Political Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katrien Van Poeck, Leif Östman, Johan Öhman

    The aim of this book is to support and inspire teachers to contribute to much-needed processes of sustainable development and to develop teaching practices and professional identities that allow them to cope with the specificity of sustainability issues and, in particular, with the teaching…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18 
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    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Environmental Policy and Impact Assessment in Japan book cover

    Environmental Policy and Impact Assessment in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Riki Therivel, Brendan F. D. Barrett

    First published in 1991. Japanese attitudes to pollution and environmental protection were distinctly equivocal. The Japanese are a nature-loving people, yet they are responsible for widespread environmental destruction; Japan has some of the world’s strictest environmental quality standards, but…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • Protecting the Periphery: Environmental Policy in Peripheral Regions of the European Union book cover

    Protecting the Periphery

    Environmental Policy in Peripheral Regions of the European Union, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Baker, Kay Milton, Steven Yearley

    First published in 1994. ln Protecting the Periphery the editors present a series of papers revealing the impact of EU policies on environmental quality in regions at the edge of the European Union and in those lying just outside it. In many cases these regions contain habitats and landscapes of…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • Valued Environments book cover

    Valued Environments

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Gold, Jacquelin Burgess

    First published in 1982. People care about places. Inhabitants demand more participation in the changes proposed for their local environments, activists urge greater protection of countryside and natural environments, decision-makers feel threatened by the antagonism aroused by their powers and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • Probability is All We Have: Uncertainties, Delays, and Environmental Policy Making book cover

    Probability is All We Have

    Uncertainties, Delays, and Environmental Policy Making, 1st Edition

    By James K. Hammitt

    First published in 1990. In this study, the author suggests ways that policy-makers can think about environmental policy choice that responds to the importance of uncertainty and delay. Hammitt describes several tools for environmental policy analysis and illustrates their application to important…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • Earth Follies: Feminism, Politics and the Environment book cover

    Earth Follies

    Feminism, Politics and the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Joni Seager

    First published in 1993. The question of ‘agency’ is essential to our understanding of environmental problems - who is responsible, and why? Threats such as ozone depletion, global warming and overconsumption are all precipitated by the powerful institutions which shape modern life – institutions…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • Dilemmas: Coping with Environmental Problems book cover

    Dilemmas

    Coping with Environmental Problems, 1st Edition

    By Graham Bennett

    First published in 1992. Why are environmental problems, problems? Usually, says Graham Bennett. because the interests of the polluter are incompatible with the preservation of the environment. A hunter of whales, no matter how concerned about their decline, will always need to kill again, and a…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

  • The Quest for World Environmental Cooperation: The Case of the UN Global Environment Monitoring System book cover

    The Quest for World Environmental Cooperation

    The Case of the UN Global Environment Monitoring System, 1st Edition

    By Branislav Gosovic

    First published in 1992. In 1972, the UN Conference on the Human Environment initiated the process of world environmental cooperation. This study is about GEMS (the Global Environment Monitoring System) which the Conference recommended be set up to generate data and information necessary for…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Environmental Policy

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