• Sharks in the Arts: From Feared to Revered book cover

    Sharks in the Arts

    From Feared to Revered

    By Vivienne Westbrook, Dean Crawford, Shaun P. Collin, Mark Nicholls

    This book is the most thorough exploration to-date of the many ways in which a wild creature has been absorbed, reimagined and represented across the ages in all of the major art forms. It comprises the work of four international experts currently working in England, the U.S.A., Taiwan and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Governing Shale Gas: Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe book cover

    Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe

    By John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, has increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Healthy Urban Environments: More-than-human theories book cover

    Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-human theories

    Edited by Cecily Maller

    Set in the human-environment interaction space, this book applies new theoretical insights to health in urban environments. It stems from increasing interest in the creation of healthy settings and liveable cities, which aim to improve equity and sustainability in urban environments, but do so with…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • Land Rights, Biodiversity Conservation and Justice: Rethinking parks and people book cover

    Land Rights, Biodiversity Conservation and Justice

    Rethinking parks and people

    Edited by Sharlene Mollett, Thembela Kepe

    In the context of sustainable development recent land debates tend to construct two porous camps. On one side, land justice advocates dictate that people’s rights to tenure security are tantamount and even sometimes key to successful conservation practice. On the other hand, biodiversity protection…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Artificial & Constructed Wetlands:: A Suitable Technology for Sustainable Water Management book cover

    Artificial & Constructed Wetlands:

    A Suitable Technology for Sustainable Water Management

    Edited by María-del-Carmen Durán-Domínguez-de-Bazua, Amado Enrique Navarro Frómeta, Josep María Bayona Termens

    Artificial or constructed wetlands are an emerging technology particularly for tropical areas with water scarcity. For big cities, the challenge of a sustainable management of water resources that consider its proper use and care is always present. From this point of view, this book considers…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Climate Information for Public Health Action book cover

    Climate Information for Public Health Action

    Edited by Simon Mason, Madeleine Thomson

    Public health professionals, field epidemiologists, health management workers and health policymakers are increasingly concerned about the potential impact that climate change can have on public health. Climate not only determines the spatial and seasonal distribution of many public health events,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment and Health

  • The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing book cover

    The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing

    By Deborah Lilley

    This book identifies a major turn in contemporary British literature in response to environmental crisis. It argues that the pastoral is emerging as a new critical framework in which to explore the understanding of people and place in this context. The New Pastoral in Contemporary British Writing…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Transforming the Future: Anticipation in the 21st Century book cover

    Transforming the Future

    Anticipation in the 21st Century

    Edited by Riel Miller

    People are using the future to search for better ways to achieve sustainability, inclusiveness, prosperity, well-being and peace. In addition, the way the future is understood and used is changing in almost all domains, from social science to daily life. This book presents the results of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Creating 21st Century Abundance through Public Policy Innovation: Moving Beyond Business as Usual book cover

    Creating 21st Century Abundance through Public Policy Innovation

    Moving Beyond Business as Usual

    By William Sarni, Greg Koch

    One of the greatest challenges of the 21st Century is the problem of how the public and private sectors can sustain economic development, business growth, social well-being and ecosystem health in the face of accelerating demand for water, energy, and food. "Business as usual" projections of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Purpose & Impact: How Executives are Creating Meaningful Second Careers book cover

    Purpose & Impact

    How Executives are Creating Meaningful Second Careers

    By Anita Hoffmann

    Purpose & Impact is aimed at helping senior executives and companies develop tri-sector skills for second and third careers. By 2060, the world will have an additional 2.2 billion 40 to 79 year olds and the concept of retirement is becoming redundant, as executives need, financially, and want,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Conflict and Peacebuilding book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Conflict and Peacebuilding

    Edited by Ashok Swain, Joakim Öjendal

    The past two decades have witnessed the emergence of a large body of research examining the linkage between environmental scarcity, violent conflict and cooperation. However, this environmental security polemic is still trying to deliver a well-defined approach to achieving peace. Studies are being…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Eco-Friendly and Fair: Fast Fashion and Consumer Behavior book cover

    Eco-Friendly and Fair

    Fast Fashion and Consumer Behavior

    Edited by Mark Heuer, Carolin Becker-Leifhold

    The make-take-waste paradigm of fast fashion explains much of the producer and consumer behavior patterns toward fast fashion. The evolution from a two-season fashion calendar to fast fashion, characterized by rapid product cycles from retailers and impulse buying by consumers, presents new…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09 
    Routledge

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