Textbooks: Environment and Sustainability

  • Smartcities and Eco-Warriors: The Ecological Landscapes for Urban Resilience book cover

    Smartcities and Eco-Warriors

    The Ecological Landscapes for Urban Resilience, 2nd Edition

    By CJ Lim, Ed Liu

    What makes a city resilient? Cities, rich or poor, are particularly vulnerable, and will increasingly be affected by anomalous climate change, natural catastrophe and urban stresses including chronic food and water shortages, population migration, high unemployment, or endemic violence. The…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Rural Development: Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries book cover

    Contemporary Rural Development

    Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Springate-Baginski, John McDonagh

    This textbook summarises the main issues in contemporary rural development theory and practice to intermediate and advanced student level. It reviews key debates and issues, and explores the specific challenges for particular agricultural production systems. The main focus is on Asia and Africa,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Ethnographic Methods book cover

    Ethnographic Methods

    3rd Edition

    By Karen O'Reilly

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools, and Practice book cover

    Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jane Penty

    Whether it is the effects of climate change, the avalanche of electronic and plastic waste or the substandard living and working conditions of billions of our fellow global citizens, our ability to deal with unsustainability will define the 21st Century. Given that most consumption is mediated…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Water Ethics: A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis book cover

    Water Ethics

    A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis, 2nd Edition

    By David Groenfeldt

    Fully revised and updated, this second edition of Water Ethics continues to consolidate water ethics as a key dimension of water-related decisions. The book introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice, and that understanding what ethics are…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Introduction To Environmental Impact Assessment book cover

    Introduction To Environmental Impact Assessment

    5th Edition

    By John Glasson, Riki Therivel

    A comprehensive, clearly structured and readable overview of the subject, Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment has established itself as the leading introduction to EIA worldwide. This fifth edition is a major update reflecting many significant changes in EIA procedures, process,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-27 
    Routledge
    Natural and Built Environment Series

  • Behavior of Lizards: Evolutionary and Mechanistic Perspectives book cover

    Behavior of Lizards

    Evolutionary and Mechanistic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vincent Bels, Anthony Russell

    Lizards serve as focal organisms for many of biological questions related to evolution, ecology, physiology, and morphology. They are studied at multiple spatial and temporal scales, from the individual to the community level. This book, authored by expert contributors from around the globe,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21 
    CRC Press

  • Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds book cover

    Microbial Biodegradation of Xenobiotic Compounds

    1st Edition

    By Young-Cheol Chang

    The present modern ecosystem is in critical condition due to the release of xenobiotic components resulting from anthropogenic activity. Over the years, the scientific communities have developed many techniques to remediate the toxic compounds from the environment. However, there are newer toxic…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Energy and Environment: An Earth System Approach book cover

    Sustainable Energy and Environment

    An Earth System Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandeep Narayan Kundu, Muhammad Nawaz

    The study of the earth, energy, and the environment—together—is critical for gaining a thorough understanding of where life stands today amid the continuous growth and development around us. Understanding how the Earth has evolved and how its subsystems interact and influence various energy…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural Through Design book cover

    Agricultural Landscapes

    Seeing Rural Through Design, 1st Edition

    By Dewey Thorbeck

    Agricultural Landscapes: Seeing Rural through Design follows on from the author’s previous books, Rural Design and Architecture and Agriculture, to encourage using design thinking to provide greater meaning and understanding of places where humans live and work with the rural landscape. Rural areas…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management book cover

    Environmental Economics and Natural Resource Management

    5th Edition

    By David A. Anderson

    The tools of environmental economics guide policymakers as they weigh development against nature, present against future, and certain benefits against uncertain consequences. The policies and research findings explained in this textbook are relevant to decisions made daily by individuals, firms,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge

  • International Natural Resources Law book cover

    International Natural Resources Law

    1st Edition

    By Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Ricardo Pereira, Panos Merkouris

    International Natural Resources Law offers a comprehensive introduction to this rapidly expanding area of study and practice for students, researchers and practitioners. The book offers a clear overview, illustrating the development of European and international regulatory standards by reference to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

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