Textbooks: Environment and Sustainability

  • Green Engineering: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design book cover

    Green Engineering

    Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design

    By Riadh Habash

    This is a primary text project that combines sustainability development with engineering entrepreneurship and design to present a multi-disciplinary approach to modern engineering education. It is distinguished by extensive descriptions of concepts on sustainability, its principles and its…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainability Science: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainability Science

    Key Issues

    Edited by Ariane König, Jerome Ravetz

    Sustainability Science: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduates, postgraduates, and participants in executive trainings from any disciplinary background studying the theory and practice of sustainability science. Each chapter takes a critical and reflective stance on a key issue…

    Paperback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Science and Nature: Past, Present, and Future book cover

    Science and Nature

    Past, Present, and Future

    By Carolyn Merchant

    Science and Nature brings together the work and insights of historian Carolyn Merchant on the history of science, environmental history, and ethics. The book explores her ideas about the interconnections among science, women, nature, and history as they have emerged over her academic lifetime.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Policy and Public Health, Second Edition book cover

    Environmental Policy and Public Health, Second Edition

    By Barry L. Johnson, Maureen Y. Lichtveld

    The book describes both current and emerging environmental hazards to human and related ecosystem health and discusses policies and their public health foundations. Public health concerns are presented as their nexus with ecosystem concerns. Current hazards described include air pollution, impure…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Ecological Complexity and Agroecology book cover

    Ecological Complexity and Agroecology

    By John Vandermeer, Ivette Perfecto

    This text reflects the immense current growth in interest in agroecology and changing approaches to it. While it is acknowledged that the science of ecology should be the basis of agroecological planning, many analysts have out-of-date ideas about contemporary ecology. Ecology has come a long way…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Research Methods for Environmental Studies: A Social Science Approach book cover

    Research Methods for Environmental Studies

    A Social Science Approach

    By Mark Kanazawa

    The methodological needs of environmental studies are unique in the breadth of research questions that can be posed, calling for a textbook that covers a broad swath of approaches to conducting research with potentially many different kinds of evidence.   Written specifically for social…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Sustainability: Environmental, Social and Personal Perspectives book cover

    An Introduction to Sustainability

    Environmental, Social and Personal Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Martin Mulligan

    An Introduction to Sustainability provides students with a comprehensive overview of the key concepts and ideas which are encompassed within the growing field of sustainability. The fully updated second edition, including new figures and images, teases out the diverse but intersecting domains…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Marine and Coastal Resource Management: Principles and Practice book cover

    Marine and Coastal Resource Management

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by David R. Green, Jeffrey L. Payne

    In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, case study applications, and a reference…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Key Thinkers on the Environment book cover

    Key Thinkers on the Environment

    Edited by Joy A. Palmer Cooper, David E. Cooper

    Key Thinkers on the Environment is a unique guide to environmental thinking through the ages. Joy A. Palmer Cooper and David E. Cooper, themselves distinguished authors on environmental matters, have assembled a team of expert contributors to summarize and analyse the thinking of diverse and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure: Paths to the Future book cover

    Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure

    Paths to the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Annie R. Pearce, Yong Han Ahn, HanmiGlobal Co, Ltd

    The second edition of Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure continues to provide students with an introduction to the principles and practices of sustainability as they apply to the construction sector, including both buildings and infrastructure systems. As a textbook, it is aimed at students…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Energy and Climate: Developing a Sustainable Environment book cover

    Introduction to Energy and Climate

    Developing a Sustainable Environment

    By Julie Kerr

    The purpose of this textbook is to provide a well-rounded working knowledge of both climate change and environmental sustainability for a wide range of students. Students will learn core concepts and methods to analyze energy and environmental impacts; will understand what is changing the earth’s…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24 
    CRC Press

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