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  1. Community Biodiversity Management

    By Walter Simon de Boef, Nivaldo Peroni, Abishkar Subedi, Marja Thijssen and Elizabeth O'Keeffe

    The conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in the environments where this diversity originated or is being used, are issues which are high on the policy agenda. As part of efforts to implement this in situ conservation strategy, development organizations have recently created a common methodology referred to as community biodiversity management (CBM). This book is the first to set out a clear overview of CBM, as an approach to meet social, economic and environmental change.  

  2. Quality of Life and Public Management by John Whitelegg

    Quality of Life and Public Management explores the possibility for a dramatic and significant improvement in quality of life for all population groups and sub-groups in the UK. Strongly evidence-based, the book draws on case study data and comparisons into local and central government structure, funding, policy, cultures and outcomes from a number of EU countries, such as Denmark, Germany, and Switzerland.

  3. Featured Author: Bob Franklin

    Bob Franklin is Professor of Journalism Studies at Cardiff University School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies. He is Editor of three Routledge journals – Journalism Studies, Journalism Practice, and the soon-to-launch Digital Journalism, as well as Book Series Editor for the Journalism Studies Series’and author of numerous Routledge Journalism and Media books. Click here to see a collection of his publishing with Routledge over recent years, reflecting his research interests including Journalism Studies, Political Communication, and Journalism Education.

  4. New Edition: The Expressive Actor

    Order your complimentary exam copy today!

    Michael Lugering's The Expressive Actor presents a foundational, preparatory training method, using movement to unlock the entire acting process. Its action-based perspective integrates voice, movement and basic acting training into a unified approach. Learn more..

  5. Now Available: Practicing Convergence Journalism

    Order your complimentary exam copy today!

    Practicing Convergence Journalism teaches journalists how to make the most of digital technology to tell their stories effectively across multiple media platforms—in print, audio, video, and online. In this text, Janet Kolodzy identifies two types of journalistic stories: the short-form, or immediate, quick turn-around story, once called ‘spot news’, and the longer-form or depth news feature that involves a more narrative and interactive ‘arc’. Learn more...

  6. Evaluating Communication for Development by June Lennie and Jo Tacchi

    Evaluating Communication for Development presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating communication for development (C4D). This framework combines the latest thinking from a number of fields in new ways. It critiques dominant instrumental, accountability-based approaches to development and evaluation and offers an alternative holistic, participatory, mixed methods approach based on systems and complexity thinking and other key concepts.

  7. A Field Guide to Community Based Adaptation by Tim Magee

    The world's poor will be the most critically affected by a changing climate—and yet their current plight isn't improving rapidly enough to fulfill the UN’s Millennium Development Goals. A Field Guide to Community Based Adaptation illustrates how including community members in project design and co-management leads to long-lasting, successful achievement of development and adaptation goals.

  8. Renewable Energy Systems by Dilwyn Jenkins

    This book is the long awaited guide to the possible for anyone interested in renewables at home or work. It sweeps away scores of common misconceptions while clearly illustrating the best in renewable and energy efficiency technologies.

  9. Energizing Sustainable Cities by Arnulf Grubler and David Fisk

    Urban systems now house about half of the world's population, but determine some three quarters of the global economy and its associated energy use and resulting environmental impacts. The book is the result of a major international effort to conduct the first comprehensive assessment of energy-related urban sustainability issues conducted under the auspices of the Global Energy Assessment (GEA). 

  10. Crime and Crime Reduction: The Importance of Group Processes

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and behavior.

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