• Routledge Handbook of Global Sustainability Governance book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Global Sustainability Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Agni Kalfagianni, Doris Fuchs, Anders Hayden

    The Routledge Handbook of Global Sustainability Governance provides a state-of-the-art review of core debates and contributions that offer a more normative, critical and transformatively aspirational view on global sustainability governance. In this landmark text, an international group of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Energy and Development book cover

    Energy and Development

    1st Edition

    By Frauke Urban

    This book explores the complex relationship between energy and development and discusses the core issues and concepts surrounding this growing area of research and policy. In the field of energy and development, the world faces two major challenges: 1. Providing energy access to the one billion…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • The Age of Sustainability: Just Transitions in a Complex World book cover

    The Age of Sustainability

    Just Transitions in a Complex World, 1st Edition

    By Mark Swilling

    With transitions to more sustainable ways of living already underway, this book examines how we understand the underlying dynamics of the transitions that are unfolding. Without this understanding, we enter the future in a state of informed bewilderment. Every day we are bombarded by reports…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Ethical and Responsible Tourism: Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations book cover

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism

    Managing Sustainability in Local Tourism Destinations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony O’Rourke, Marko Koščak

    Ethical and Responsible Tourism explains the methods and practices used to manage the environmental impact of tourism on local communities and destinations. The three core themes of the book - destination management, environmental and social aspects of ethical sustainable development and business…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge

  • India's Social Sector and SDGs: Problems and Prospects book cover

    India's Social Sector and SDGs

    Problems and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rangachar Govinda, Poornima M.

    This book explores the intersectional perspective of sustainable social development in key sectors such as education and skill development, health and nutrition, gender concerns, and food security and agriculture in India. It delves into contemporary concerns of poverty, employment and inclusive…

    Paperback – 2019-11-07 
    Routledge India

  • Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea: Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century book cover

    Regime Stability, Social Insecurity and Bauxite Mining in Guinea

    Developments Since the Mid-Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Penda Diallo

    This book explores how bauxite mining has affected local and national political dynamics in Guinea over the past fifty-five years, providing an overview of mining’s interactions with social, economic and political spheres. Guinea is among the world’s top producers of Bauxite, and the rich mineral…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • 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 – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Writing a New Environmental Era: Moving forward to nature book cover

    Writing a New Environmental Era

    Moving forward to nature, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hiltner

    Writing a New Environmental Era first considers and then rejects back-to-nature thinking and its proponents like Henry David Thoreau, arguing that human beings have never lived at peace with nature. Consequently, we need to stop thinking about going back to what never was and instead work at moving…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Farmers and Plant Breeding: Current Approaches and Perspectives book cover

    Farmers and Plant Breeding

    Current Approaches and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ola Tveitereid Westengen, Tone Winge

    This book presents the history of, and current approaches to, farmer-breeder collaboration in plant breeding, situating this work in the context of sustainable food systems, as well as national and international policy and law regimes. Plant breeding is essential to food production, climate-change…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • The Angry Earth: Disaster in Anthropological Perspective book cover

    The Angry Earth

    Disaster in Anthropological Perspective, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Anthony Oliver-Smith, Susanna M. Hoffman

    The Angry Earth explores how various cultures in different historical moments have responded to calamity, offering insight into the complex relationship between societies and their environments. From hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes to oil spills and nuclear accidents, disasters triggered by…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of Natural Gas book cover

    The Political Economy of Natural Gas

    1st Edition

    By Ferdinand E. Banks

    Originally published in 1987 this book presents a comprehensive survey of the global natural gas industry: it looks at the problems of supply, the pattern of demand, the economics of the industrya nd how the industry in the 1980s was being affected by changes in other energy sectors. As a key…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Alaskan Oil: Alternative Routes and Markets book cover

    Alaskan Oil

    Alternative Routes and Markets, 1st Edition

    By Charles J. Cicchetti

    Originally published in 1972, this volume, supplemented extensively with maps and tables, and employing sophisticated institutional and empirical analyses, discusses a number of important issues relating to the viability of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and the natural environment. The author concludes…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

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