• Digital Environments book cover

    Digital Environments

    Edited by Sidney I. Dobrin

    With the title serving as an umbrella term to distinguish simulated places from real places, Digital Environments signifies a shift in how we think about interactions with places and spaces, both real and simulated. The very idea of digital environments, though, complicates such distinctions,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents: Reading, Writing, and Making a Difference book cover

    Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents

    Reading, Writing, and Making a Difference

    By Richard Beach, Jeff Share, Allen Webb

    CO-PUBLISHED BY ROUTLEDGE AND THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH Teaching Climate Change to Adolescents is THE essential resource for middle and high school English language arts teachers to help their students understand and address the urgent issues and challenges facing life on Earth…

    Paperback – 2017-05-29 
    Routledge

  • Energy Policy in China

    By Chi-Jen Yang

    Energy policy has always been an important part of China’s national policy agenda. Although the overall Chinese economy has become largely market-driven, its energy sectors are still subject to varying degrees of government control. Authoritarian governance allows China to move very quickly in some…

    Hardback – 2017-05-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene book cover

    Sustainability and Peaceful Coexistence for the Anthropocene

    Edited by Pasi Heikkurinen

    The rapid industrialization of societies has resulted in radical changes to the Earth’s biosphere and its local ecosystems. Climate scientists have recorded and forecasted worrying global temperature rises going back to the early twentieth century, while biologists and palaeontologists have…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26 
    Routledge
    Transnational Law and Governance

  • The Global Emergence of Constitutional Environmental Rights book cover

    The Global Emergence of Constitutional Environmental Rights

    By Joshua C. Gellers

    Over the past 40 years, countries throughout the world have similarly adopted human rights related to environmental governance and protection in national constitutions. Interestingly, these countries vary widely in terms of geography, politics, history, resources, and wealth. This raises the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25 
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Sustainable Development Goals and UN Goal-Setting book cover

    Sustainable Development Goals and UN Goal-Setting

    By Stephen Browne

    This book explores the record of the UN development system (UNDS) over more than 70 years as a fount of ideas and concepts in development; as a contributor to development thinking and strategy; and as the principal source of global development goals from the first UN Development Decade to the SDGs.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Food, Agriculture and Social Change: The Everyday Vitality of Latin America book cover

    Food, Agriculture and Social Change

    The Everyday Vitality of Latin America

    Edited by Stephen Sherwood, Alberto Arce, Myriam Paredes

    In recent years, food studies scholarship has tended to focus on a number of increasingly abstract, largely unquestioned concepts with regard to how capital, markets and states organize and operate. This has led to a gulf between public policy and people’s realities with food as experienced in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development: Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting book cover

    Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development

    Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting

    By Judy Brown, Peter Soderbaum, Malgorzata Dereniowska

    Climate change, biodiversity loss, pollution of land and water, land-use changes, lack of equality and other problems at local, national and global levels represent a challenge for economics as a social science. Mainstream neoclassical economics may be able to contribute to a more sustainable…

    Hardback – 2017-05-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Risk Analysis and Management – Trends, Challenges and Emerging Issues: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR 2017), June 5-9, 2017, Ostrava, Czech Republic book cover

    Risk Analysis and Management – Trends, Challenges and Emerging Issues

    Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR 2017), June 5-9, 2017, Ostrava, Czech Republic

    Edited by Ales Bernatik, Chongfu Huang, Olivier Salvi

    This work contain the collected papers presented at the 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017) held in Ostrava/Prague, Czech Republic, on June 5-9, 2017, organized by VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic. The overall theme of the sixth…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23 
    CRC Press
    Communications in Cybernetics, Systems Science and Engineering – Proceedings

  • Climate Action in a Globalizing World: Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Movements in the Global North book cover

    Climate Action in a Globalizing World

    Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Movements in the Global North

    Edited by Carl Cassegård, Linda Soneryd, Håkan Thörn, Åsa Wettergren

    The existence and urgency of global climate change is a matter of scientific consensus. Yet the global politics of climate change have been anything but consensual. In this context, a wave of global climate activism has emerged in the last decade in response to the perceived failure of the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge

  • Food Culture and Politics in the Baltic States book cover

    Food Culture and Politics in the Baltic States

    Edited by Diana Mincyte, Ulrike Plath

    This volume focuses on food culture and politics in three Baltic States: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. In popular and scholarly writings, the Baltic States are often seen as a meat-and-potatoes kind of place, inferior to sophisticated cuisines of the West and exotic diets in the East. Such views…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge

  • The Bad Earth: Environmental Degradation in China book cover

    The Bad Earth

    Environmental Degradation in China

    By Vaclav Smil

    As China strives to significantly increase its economic output, the nation faces an acute deterioration of the physical resources from which this prodigious growth springs. Major problems include water shortages, the pollution of water, high levels of carcinogens in the air, accelerating erosion,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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