Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Economics

  • Routledge Handbook of Asian Borderlands book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Asian Borderlands

    Edited by Alexander Horstmann, Martin Saxer, Alessandro Rippa

    In Asia, where authoritarian-developmental states have proliferated, statehood and social control are heavily contested in borderland spaces. As a result, in the post-cold war world, borders have not only redefined Asian incomes and mobilities, they have also rekindled neighbouring relations and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth: Systems and society book cover

    Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and society

    By Aled Jones, Roberto Pasqualino

    Decision making processes within government and the finance sector are unable to adequately engage with the interconnectivity of environmental, economic, geopolitical, societal and technological systems, and the associated growth in systemic risk. One significant factor is the inability of models…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Physical Limits to Economic Growth: Perspectives of Economic, Social, and Complexity Science book cover

    Physical Limits to Economic Growth

    Perspectives of Economic, Social, and Complexity Science

    Edited by Roberto Burlando, Angelo Tartaglia

    The debate on the physical limits and constraints to the economic growth of globalized society is now widespread. This book explores the physical and economic aspects of the conflict between humans, with their thoughtless focus on growth through material production, and environmental constraints.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Sustainable Pathways for our Cities and Regions: Planning within Planetary Boundaries book cover

    Sustainable Pathways for our Cities and Regions

    Planning within Planetary Boundaries

    By Barbara Norman

    In an urbanizing world, the majority of people live in urban settlements predominantly on the coastal edge. Focus has historically been on people, place and the challenges and opportunities of living with global change, and academic attention has largely been on sustainability science or…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • The Evolution of Carbon Markets: Design and Diffusion book cover

    The Evolution of Carbon Markets

    Design and Diffusion

    Edited by Jørgen Wettestad, Lars H Gulbrandsen

    Carbon markets are developing and expanding around the world, but how and to what extent is their design shaped by learning and interaction between them? How do these markets function and what is the role of design? Carrying out a ground-breaking analysis of their design and diffusion, this book…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11 
    Routledge
    Transforming Environmental Politics and Policy

  • The Political Economy of Low Carbon Transformation: Breaking the habits of capitalism book cover

    The Political Economy of Low Carbon Transformation

    Breaking the habits of capitalism

    By Harold Wilhite

    Deep reductions in energy use and carbon emissions will not be possible within political economies that are driven by the capitalist imperatives of growth, commodification and individualization. As such, it has now become necessary to understand the relationship between capitalism and the emergence…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

  • Financial Inclusion for Poverty Alleviation: Issues and Case Studies for Sustainable Development book cover

    Financial Inclusion for Poverty Alleviation

    Issues and Case Studies for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Essam Yassin Mohammed, Zenebe Bashaw Uraguchi

    More than one billion people still live below the poverty line – most of them in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Financial inclusion is a major issue, as more than three-quarters of the numbers of poor and disadvantaged women and men do not have access to financial products and services, such as…

    Paperback – 2017-12-27 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus

    Edited by Raimund Bleischwitz, Holger Hoff, Catalina Spataru, Ester van der Voet, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In recent years the concept of the resource "nexus" has been both hotly debated and widely adopted in research and policy circles. It is a powerful new way to understand the myriad complex relationships between multiple resources and their sustainable, or unsustainable, governance. Particular…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Material Substitution: Lessons from Tin-Using Industries book cover

    Material Substitution

    Lessons from Tin-Using Industries

    Edited by John E. Tilton

    Substitution has long been a common remedy for materials shortages. This study, originally published in 1983, uses tin to examine how and why substitution takes place. To provide insights into the tin industry and the practice of substitution, the case studies in this title examine three tin-using…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ocean Energy: Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies book cover

    Ocean Energy

    Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies

    Edited by Glen Wright, Sandy Kerr, Kate Johnson

    Energy from wave and tidal power is a key component of current policies for renewable sources of energy. This book provides the first comprehensive exploration of legal, economic, and social issues related to the emerging ocean energy industry, in particular wave and tidal energy technologies. …

    Hardback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Understanding Sustainable Development book cover

    Understanding Sustainable Development

    3rd Edition

    By John Blewitt

    A truly comprehensive introduction to the topic, Understanding Sustainable Development is designed to give students on a wide range of courses an appreciation of the key concepts and theories of sustainable development. Fully updated, the third edition includes detailed coverage of the Sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Cultures of Sustainability and Wellbeing: Theories, Histories and Policies book cover

    Cultures of Sustainability and Wellbeing

    Theories, Histories and Policies

    Edited by Paola Spinozzi, Massimiliano Mazzanti

     Cultures of Sustainability and Wellbeing: Theories, Histories and Policies examines and assesses the interdependence between sustainability and wellbeing by drawing attention to humans as producers and consumers in a post-human age. Why wellbeing ought to be regarded as essential to…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

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