• The Anthropocene: Key Issues for the Humanities book cover

    The Anthropocene

    Key Issues for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Eva Horn, Hannes Bergthaller

    The Anthropocene is a concept which challenges the foundations of humanities scholarship as it is traditionally understood. It calls not only for closer engagement with the natural sciences but also for a synthetic approach bringing together insights from the various subdisciplines in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Design and Nature: A Partnership book cover

    Design and Nature

    A Partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fletcher, Louise St. Pierre, Mathilda Tham

    Organised as a dialogue between nature and design, this book explores design ideas, opportunities, visions and practices through relating and uncovering experience of the natural world. Presented as an edited collection of 25 wide-ranging short chapters, the book explores the possibility of new…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Water Politics: Governance, Justice and the Right to Water book cover

    Water Politics

    Governance, Justice and the Right to Water, 1st Edition

    Edited by Farhana Sultana, Alex Loftus

    Scholarship on the right to water has proliferated in interesting and unexpected ways in recent years. This book broadens existing discussions on the right to water in order to shed critical light on the pathways, pitfalls, prospects, and constraints that exist in achieving global goals, as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Machine Learning for Natural Hazards book cover

    Machine Learning for Natural Hazards

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dieu Tien Bui, Francisco Martínez Álvarez

    Unexpected and extreme natural hazards resulting from the Earth's natural processes can be harmful to humans. As a result, powerful approaches have been developed to apply advanced machine learning and big data methods for extracting relevant patterns, high performance computing, and data…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Living Architecture, Living Cities: Soul-Nourishing Sustainability book cover

    Living Architecture, Living Cities

    Soul-Nourishing Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Day, Julie Gwilliam

    It’s widely accepted that our environment is in crisis. Less widely recognized is that three quarters of environmental damage is due to cities – the places where most of us live. As this powerful new book elucidates, global sustainability is therefore directly dependent on urban design. In Living…

    Paperback – 2019-10-14 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Governance in a Populist/Authoritarian Era book cover

    Environmental Governance in a Populist/Authoritarian Era

    1st Edition

    Edited by James McCarthy

    This volume explores the many and deep connections between the widespread rise of authoritarian leaders and populist politics in recent years, and the domain of environmental politics and governance – how environments are known, valued, and managed; for whose benefit; and with what outcomes. The…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • The Nigerian Oil Economy: From Prosperity to Glut book cover

    The Nigerian Oil Economy

    From Prosperity to Glut, 1st Edition

    By J. K. Onoh

    The development of Nigeria's oil industry is examined comprehensively in this book, originally published in 1984. It charts the changing course of her economy and examines the dramatic effect oil has had on Nigeria's domestic and international policies. Oil has enabled her to command a powerful…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Transport Energy: Determinants and Policy book cover

    Transport Energy: Determinants and Policy

    1st Edition

    By Joy Dunkerley, Irving Hoch, Caroline Bouhdili

    Originally published in 1985, this volume examines the determinants of transport energy consumption  and discusses policies which could modify rising transport energy consumption while still providing the transport services necessary for economic development. The first part of the volume…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The Impact of Joint Ventures on Bidding for Offshore Oil book cover

    The Impact of Joint Ventures on Bidding for Offshore Oil

    1st Edition

    By John Douglass Klein

    This volume, originally published in 1983 investigates join venture participants in outer continental shelf sales from institutional, theoretical and statistical points of view. It includes a section on the 1975 joint bidding ban, which reviews the principal study which led to the ban and several…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems book cover

    Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Lawrence, Sharon Friel

    This comprehensive text provides the latest research on key concepts, principles and practice on protecting and promoting healthy and sustainable diets and food systems. There are increasing concerns about environmental sustainability and the capacity of the food system to protect food security…

    Paperback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge

  • Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures: A Global Perspective book cover

    Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Masser

    This book draws on author’s wealth of knowledge working on numerous projects across many countries. It provides a clear overview of the development of the SDI concept and SDI worldwide implementation and brings a logical chronological approach to the linkage of GIS technology with SDI enabling data…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
    CRC Press

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