Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Economics

  • Rebuilding the Local Landscape: Environmental Management in Burkina Faso book cover

    Rebuilding the Local Landscape

    Environmental Management in Burkina Faso, 1st Edition

    By Chris Howorth

    First published in 1999, this volume emerged in the context of a recent willingness to understand what Africa’s peasant farmers are designing and building in their local landscapes, in contrast to the meta-narratives which were relatively distant from the lives and livelihoods of Africans. Based on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Strategies for Sustainable Developments in Urban Areas: Lessons from Africa and Latin America book cover

    Environmental Strategies for Sustainable Developments in Urban Areas

    Lessons from Africa and Latin America, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edesio Fernandes

    First published in 1998, this collaboration responds to the rapid urbanization of African and Latin American countries and features ideas for sustainable urban development in these areas from specialists in environmental engineering, sustainable cities, urban and environmental planning, air…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • China’s Climate-Energy Policy: Domestic and International Impacts book cover

    China’s Climate-Energy Policy

    Domestic and International Impacts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akihisa Mori

    China’s recent climate-energy policy, an outcome of contemporary challenges, has generated conflict of interest amongst major stakeholders. Coupled with a boost in demand for oil, gas and coal, as well as a rapid growth in wind and solar power, it has not only affected domestic fossil fuel and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy: Government-Industry Discourses book cover

    Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy

    Government-Industry Discourses, 1st Edition

    By Ben L. Parr

    Australian Climate Policy and Diplomacy provides a well overdue critique of existing, and high-profile, publications that convey the ‘greenhouse mafia’ hypothesis, which posits that Australia’s weak policy response to climate change is the result of a menacing domestic fossil fuel lobby. Ben Parr…

    Hardback – 2020-01-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • 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 – 2019-12-23 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Zero-Waste: Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future book cover

    Zero-Waste

    Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future, 1st Edition

    By Atiq Zaman, Tahmina Ahsan

    This book analyses ‘zero-waste’ as an emerging waste management strategy for the future, which considers waste prevention through innovative design and sustainable consumption practices. Drawing on a diverse range of case studies from Australia, Bangladesh, Japan, New Zealand, Sweden and the USA,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Environmental Economics and Policy book cover

    Environmental Economics and Policy

    7th Edition

    By Lynne Lewis, Thomas H. Tietenberg

    Environmental Economics and Policy is a best-selling text for environmental economics courses. Offering a policy-oriented approach, it introduces economic theory, empirical fieldwork, and case studies which show how underlying economic principles provided the foundation for environmental policies.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Climate Change Debates: A Student Primer book cover

    Contemporary Climate Change Debates

    A Student Primer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Hulme

    Contemporary Climate Change Debates is an innovative textbook which tackles some of the difficult questions raised by climate change. For the complex policy challenges surrounding climate adaptation and resilience, structured debates become effective learning devices for students. This book is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Renewable Energy Enterprises in Emerging Markets: Strategic and Operational Challenges book cover

    Renewable Energy Enterprises in Emerging Markets

    Strategic and Operational Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Cle-Anne Gabriel

    This book highlights the challenges faced by renewable energy enterprises (REEs) in emerging markets, by reflecting on the enterprises’ own stories and experiences. Research into REEs has focused largely on successful businesses and business models, and developed markets. With significant…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Natural Resources, Tourism and Community Livelihoods in Southern Africa: Challenges of Sustainable Development book cover

    Natural Resources, Tourism and Community Livelihoods in Southern Africa

    Challenges of Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moren T. Stone, Monkgogi Lenao, Naomi Moswete

    This book examines the connections between natural resources, tourism and community livelihood practices in Southern Africa, highlighting the successes and constraints experienced over the last fifty years. Questioning how natural resources, tourism and community livelihoods relations can…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conservation and the Environment

  • Routledge Library Editions: Conservation book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This exciting and diverse collection on conservation originally published between 1974 and 2002, draws together research by leading academics in the area of conservation and provides a focused and interdisciplinary approach to the subject area. Comprised of 8 volumes, the collection offers a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • The Subsidy Scandal: How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment book cover

    The Subsidy Scandal

    How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment, 1st Edition

    By Charlie Pye-Smith

    Originally published in 2002, The Subsidy Scandal examines the subsidies spent by governments and the affect this has had on the environment. The book examines industries ranging from agriculture to mining, energy to transport and the subsidies spent on these industries by government. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

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