Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Health

  • Housing and Health in Europe: The WHO LARES project book cover

    Housing and Health in Europe

    The WHO LARES project, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Ormandy

    In this cross-disciplinary research David Ormandy and expert contributors explain the nature and development of the World Health Organization's study of housing across Europe. In-depth analysis provides new evidence of links between the health of inhabitants and their housing conditions,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-03
    Routledge
    Housing and Society Series

  • Food Literacy: Key concepts for health and education book cover

    Food Literacy

    Key concepts for health and education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Vidgen

    Globally, the food system and the relationship of the individual to that system, continues to change and grow in complexity. Eating is an everyday event that is part of everyone’s lives. There are many commentaries on the nature of these changes to what, where and how we eat and their…

    Paperback – 2016-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Governance, Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding book cover

    Governance, Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Bruch, Carroll Muffett, Sandra S. Nichols

    When the guns are silenced, those who have survived armed conflict need food, water, shelter, the means to earn a living, and the promise of safety and a return to civil order. Meeting these needs while sustaining peace requires more than simply having governmental structures in place; it requires…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Natural Resource Management

  • The Practical Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility: Do the Right Thing book cover

    The Practical Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility

    Do the Right Thing, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Asbury, Richard Ball

    Corporate social responsibility has gained substantial traction in recent decades but many still struggle with conveying the importance of integrating ethics and environmental and social values within the demands of a business world understandably concerned with making profit. First published in…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • Green Infrastructure and Public Health book cover

    Green Infrastructure and Public Health

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Coutts

    There is a growing body of knowledge revealing a sweeping array of connections between public health and green infrastructure – but not until now have the links between them been brought together in one comprehensive book. Green Infrastructure and Public Health provides an overview of current…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge

  • Human Security and Japan’s Triple Disaster: Responding to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima nuclear crisis book cover

    Human Security and Japan’s Triple Disaster

    Responding to the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima nuclear crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Bacon, Christopher Hobson

    Japan has been one of the most important international sponsors of human security, yet the concept has hitherto not been considered relevant to the Japanese domestic context. This book applies the human security approach to the specific case of the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear accident that…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Food Wars: The Global Battle for Mouths, Minds and Markets book cover

    Food Wars

    The Global Battle for Mouths, Minds and Markets, 2nd Edition

    By Tim Lang, Michael Heasman

    In the years since publication of the first edition of Food Wars much has happened in the world of food policy. This new edition brings these developments fully up to date within the original analytical framework of competing paradigms or worldviews shaping the direction and decision-making within…

    Paperback – 2015-10-22
    Routledge

  • Trade, Health and the Environment: The European Union Put to the Test book cover

    Trade, Health and the Environment

    The European Union Put to the Test, 1st Edition

    By Marjolein van Asselt, Michelle Everson, Ellen Vos

    The trade conflicts that the EU has faced within the EU or WTO context demonstrate that the question of how to balance trade and other societal values in situations of uncertainty has not been solved by the regulatory model evolved by the EU in the aftermath of the BSE crisis – one which privileges…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Crises, Conflict and Disability: Ensuring Equality book cover

    Crises, Conflict and Disability

    Ensuring Equality, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Mitchell, Valerie Karr

    People with disabilities are among the most adversely affected during conflict situations or when natural disasters strike. They experience higher mortality rates, have fewer available resources and less access to help, especially in refugee camps, as well as in post-disaster environments. Already…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • The Future of Public Water Governance: Has Water Privatization Peaked? book cover

    The Future of Public Water Governance

    Has Water Privatization Peaked?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher A. Scott, Bernard de Gouvello

    The privatization of water supply and wastewater systems, together with institutional restructuring of governance – through decentralization and the penetration of global firms in local and regional markets – have been promoted as solutions to increase economic efficiency and achieve universal…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

  • Green Infrastructure: Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments book cover

    Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments, 1st Edition

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Balancing between Trade and Risk: Integrating Legal and Social Science Perspectives book cover

    Balancing between Trade and Risk

    Integrating Legal and Social Science Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marjolein B. A. van Asselt, Esther Versluis, Ellen Vos

    The trade aspects of risk and the risk aspects of trade deserve more systematic and genuine interdisciplinary attention if we are to really understand the global, international and supranational dimensions of risk regulation. This book brings together legal and social science research on risk…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

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