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  1. Author of “Low Impact Living,” Paul Chatterton, Discusses New Title

    Author Paul Chatterton, co-founder of Lilac (Low Impact Living Affordable Community), spoke to Routledge about his new book, Low Impact Living.  This book is the inspirational story of one project that shows you how you can become involved in building and running your neighbourhood.  Chatterton, along with other members of the community and the project team, explains how a group of people got together to build one of the most pioneering ecological, affordable cohousing neighbourhoods in the world. 

  2. Can Incomplete Streets Bridge Diversity and Sustainability Studies?

    Editors Stephen Zavestoski and Julian Agyeman on their new title, Incomplete Streets: Processes, practices, and possibilities.   

    With a new entry every fortnight, blog posts written by various Routledge authors will be displayed both on the Routledge website and on our Facebook page. Each post within Facebook will be open to comments so please feel free to voice your thoughts! You can view all of our past blog posts there as well. 

  3. Q&A with Lesley Durbin, Author of ‘Architectural Tiles’

    Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration offers practical guidance on conservation and restoration techniques including the problems of manufacture, cleaning, replacement or repair and mortars.  In this interview, author Lesley Durbin discusses how the new edition informs and educates on appropriate means towards the preservation of this valuable heritage.    

  4. Solar Photovoltaic Basics

    A Study Guide for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam
    By Sean White

    Whether or not you are taking the NABCEP Entry Level Exam, learning the material covered in this book is the best investment you can make towards your place in the solar industry. This book explains the science of photovoltaics (PV) in a way that most people can understand using the curriculum which reflects the core modules of the NABCEP Entry Level Exam. Read more...

  5. Solar, Wind and Land

    Conflicts in Renewable Energy Development
    By Troy A. Rule 

    The global demand for clean, renewable energy has rapidly expanded in recent years and will likely continue to escalate in the decades to come. Wind and solar energy systems oftentimes require large quantities of land and airspace, so their growing presence is generating a diverse array of new and challenging land use conflicts. Read more...

  6. The Pioneers of Psychoanalysis in South America

    Just Published  "Nydia and Alberto Pieczanski made a thoughtful and careful collection of papers by the better known South American authors. The reader will be acquainted with the most valuable psychoanalytic contributions in the region." - Horacio Etchegoyen. Former President of the International Psychoanalytic Association; Author of: The Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Technique.

  7. New: The Adult ADHD Tool Kit

    "In over 35 years of treating adults with ADHD, I have never come across a better resource than Ramsay and Rostain’s The Adult ADHD Tool Kit. After an excellent presentation of foundational processes such as planning, time management, procrastination, motivation, organization, and challenging distorted beliefs, they creatively apply these techniques to coping in college, the workplace, relationships, and health. They also address the excessive use of technology and the role of medication for treating adult ADHD. Adults with ADHD and the professionals treating them will benefit greatly from Drs. Ramsay and Rostain’s wisdom. Don’t leave home without this tool kit."

    —Arthur L. Robin, PhD, is the director of psychology training at Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. 

  8. Q&A with Andy Clayden, Co-Author of “Natural Burial”

    Andy Clayden discusses his new title, Natural Burial, and its significance as the first book on this subject to bring together all the groups and individuals involved in the practice, explaining the facts behind this type of burial and exploring a topic which is attracting significant media interest and an upsurge of sites internationally. 

  9. NEW: Determing the Economic Value of Water

    Concepts and Methods, 2nd Edition
    By Robert A. Young and John B. Loomis 

    This volume provides the most comprehensive exposition to-date of the application of economic valuation methods to proposed water resources investments and policies. It provides a conceptual framework for valuation of both commodity and public good uses of water, addressing non-market valuation techniques appropriate to measuring public benefits - including water quality improvement, recreation, and fish habitat enhancement. Read more...

  10. Ruth Finnegan, Courtesy of New Books in Language

    New Ruth Finnegan Interview

    Ruth Finnegan of The Open University was recently interviewed by Chris Cummins of New Books in Language about her latest publication, Communicating: The Multiple Modes of Human Communication, 2nd Edition. Chris Cummins' interview is not only a look at the second edition of the widely acclaimed book, but a fascinating peek into Ruth Finnegan's upbringing and personal influences. Listen to the fabulous interview here

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