• The Politics of Climate Change under President Obama book cover

    The Politics of Climate Change under President Obama

    By Hugh Atkinson

    The last two decades have witnessed an ever growing partisan divide in US politics over climate change and global warming. Significant elements in the Republican Party became openly hostile to the scientific evidence and, following the election of George W. Bush, legislative action at the federal…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Green Infrastructure: Current Debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation book cover

    Green Infrastructure

    Current Debates for Policy, Practice and Implementation

    Edited by Ian Mell

    Our understandings of the landscapes around us are constantly changing. How we interact with, manage and value these spaces is important, as it helps us to ensure we live in attractive, functional and sustainable places. Green Infrastructure planning is the current ‘go-to’ approach in landscape…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Living with Floods in a Mobile Southeast Asia: A Political Ecology of Vulnerability, Migration and Environmental Change book cover

    Living with Floods in a Mobile Southeast Asia

    A Political Ecology of Vulnerability, Migration and Environmental Change

    Edited by Carl Middleton, Rebecca Elmhirst, Supang Chantavanich

    This book contributes to a better understanding of the relationship between migration, vulnerability, resilience and social justice associated with flooding across diverse environmental, social and policy contexts in Southeast Asia. It challenges simple analyses of flooding as a singular driver of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Sustainable Development and Corporate Social Responsibility book cover

    Sustainable Development and Corporate Social Responsibility

    By Dongyong Zhang, Stephen Morse, Uma Kambhampati

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become an important concept in the last few decades. Although it originated in the developed countries of the West, the concept has been embraced and adapted by corporations and policy-making agencies in many developing countries. Not surprisingly, given…

    Paperback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Energy in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Energy in Asia

    Edited by Subhes C. Bhattacharyya

    The Routledge Handbook of Energy in Asia presents a comprehensive review of the unprecedented growth of Asian energy over the past quarter of a century. It provides insightful analysis into variation across the continent, whilst highlighting areas of cross-learning and regional cooperation between…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge

  • Africa’s Green Revolution: Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems book cover

    Africa’s Green Revolution

    Critical Perspectives on New Agricultural Technologies and Systems

    Edited by William G. Moseley, Matthew A. Schnurr, Rachel Bezner-Kerr

    This volume examines the dominant neoliberal agenda for agricultural development and hunger alleviation in Africa. The text reviews the history of African agricultural and food security policy in the post-colonial period, across a range of geographical contexts, in order to contextualise the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • A Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species book cover

    A Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species

    Edited by Robert A. Francis

    Invasive non-native species are a major threat to global biodiversity. Often introduced accidentally through international travel or trade, they invade and colonize new habitats, often with devastating consequences for the local flora and fauna. Their environmental impacts can range from damage to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development book cover

    Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development

    By Luiz C. Barbosa

    The Amazon region is the focus of intense conflict between conservationists concerned with deforestation and advocates of agro-industrial development. This book focuses on the contributions of environmental organizations to the preservation of Brazilian Amazonia. It reveals how…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Genetic Resources as Natural Information: Implications for the Convention on Biological Diversity and Nagoya Protocol book cover

    Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Implications for the Convention on Biological Diversity and Nagoya Protocol

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS) in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this book recognizes that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateral contracts undermine fairness and equity.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

  • Un-making Environmental Activism: Beyond Modern/Colonial Binaries in the GMO Controversy book cover

    Un-making Environmental Activism

    Beyond Modern/Colonial Binaries in the GMO Controversy

    By Doerthe Rosenow

    Much environmental activism is caught in a logic that plays science against emotion, objective evidence against partisan aims, and human interest against a nature that has intrinsic value. Radical activists, by contrast, play down the role of science in determining environmental politics, but read…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Victorian Sustainability in Literature and Culture book cover

    Victorian Sustainability in Literature and Culture

    Edited by Wendy Parkins

    From a growing awareness of the depletion of energy resources and the perils of environmental degradation to the founding of self-sufficient communities and the establishment of the National Trust, the concept of sustainability began to take on a new importance in the Victorian period. An emerging…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • Provisional Cities: Cautionary Tales for the Anthropocene book cover

    Provisional Cities

    Cautionary Tales for the Anthropocene

    By Renata Tyszczuk

    This book considers the provisional nature of cities in relation to the Anthropocene – the proposed geological epoch of human-induced changes to the Earth system. It charts an environmental history of curfews, admonitions and alarms about dwelling on Earth. ‘Provisional cities’ are explored as…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

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