• Transactions in International Land Management: Volume 1 book cover

    Transactions in International Land Management

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Robert W. Dixon-Gough, Reinfried Mansberger

    Transactions in International Land Management is a new series of volumes which provides an arena for the debate of key topical issues on this subject. In this first volume, the subjects divide into three broad sections. Firstly, there are analyses of land reform and agrarian structure in Europe,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge

  • Bioenergy Crops for Ecosystem Health and Sustainability book cover

    Bioenergy Crops for Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Alex Baumber

    The growing of crops for bioenergy has been subject to much recent criticism, as taking away land which could be used for food production or biodiversity conservation. This book challenges some commonly-held ideas about biofuels, bioenergy and energy cropping, particularly that energy crops pose an…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • The Spatial and Economic Transformation of Mountain Regions: Landscapes as Commodities book cover

    The Spatial and Economic Transformation of Mountain Regions

    Landscapes as Commodities, 1st Edition

    By Manfred Perlik

    Mountain regions are subject to a unique set of economic pressures: they act as collective enterprises which have to valorize rare resources, such as spectacular landscapes. While primarily rural in nature, they often border large cities, and the development of industries such as hydroelectric…

    Hardback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Sustainable Engineering: Principles and Implementation book cover

    Sustainable Engineering

    Principles and Implementation, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Mulligan

    Sustainable Engineering: Principles and Implementation provides a comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability as it applies to engineering and methods for implementation of sustainable practices. Due to increasing constraints on resources and on the environment and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-25
    CRC Press

  • Revival: International Equity and Global Environmental Politics (2001): Power and Principles in US Foreign Policy book cover

    Revival: International Equity and Global Environmental Politics (2001)

    Power and Principles in US Foreign Policy, 1st Edition

    By Paul G. Harris

    This title was first published in 2001. Discussing the implications for the world of embracing - or failing to embrace - international environmental equity, as a core global objective is an essential exercise, which this book undertakes with diligence and vigour. Written in an accessible style,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sustainable Design for the Built Environment book cover

    Sustainable Design for the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Rob Fleming, Saglinda H Roberts

    Sustainable Design for the Built Environment marks the transition of sustainable design from a specialty service to the mainstream approach for creating a healthy and resilient built environment. This groundbreaking and transformative approach introduces sustainable design in a clear, concise,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-24
    Routledge

  • Governing Sustainable Seafood book cover

    Governing Sustainable Seafood

    1st Edition

    By Simon R. Bush, Peter Oosterveer

    Taking a social science approach, this book explores the governance of sustainable seafood, which is fundamental to food and nutrition security as well as being an important source of income and employment in many regions. Due to the importance of protein and other fishery and aquaculture…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Transforming Society: Strategies for Social Development from Singapore, Asia and Around the World book cover

    Transforming Society

    Strategies for Social Development from Singapore, Asia and Around the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ngoh Tiong Tan

    Social change affects all quarters of life and human society whether in individual neighbourhoods, communities or nations, or in the world as a whole – encompassing many issues of gender, age, social class and ethnicity. This book examines both the conceptual as well as operational aspects of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Data, Models and Analysis: The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean' book cover

    Data, Models and Analysis

    The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean', 1st Edition

    Edited by Guoqi Han, Hai Lin, Douw Steyn

    This volume contains the ten most cited articles that have appeared in the journal Atmosphere-Ocean since 1995. These articles cover a wide range of topics in meteorology, climatology and oceanography. Modelling work is represented in five papers, covering global climate model development; a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Creative Practice and Socioeconomic Crisis in the Caribbean: A path to sustainable growth book cover

    Creative Practice and Socioeconomic Crisis in the Caribbean

    A path to sustainable growth, 1st Edition

    By Kent J. Wessinger

    Although the world is saturated with extraordinary methods, innovation, and technology, the Caribbean seems to have been left behind in the sustainable growth of global development. While the majority of the world defines the Caribbean as "paradise," the reality of life for Afro-Caribbean culture…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services book cover

    Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ciro Gardi

    More than half of the world population now lives in cities, and urban expansion continues as rural people move to cities. This results in the loss of land for other purposes, particularly soil for agriculture and drainage. This book presents a review of current knowledge of the extension and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Mitigating Land Degradation and Improving Livelihoods: An Integrated Watershed Approach book cover

    Mitigating Land Degradation and Improving Livelihoods

    An Integrated Watershed Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Feras Ziadat

    The research presented in this book demonstrates how an integrated ‘systems’ approach to farming in the watershed context increases the effectiveness of a production system and improves people’s livelihoods. It takes an integrated approach, using one watershed in Ethiopia as a ‘laboratory…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

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