New and Published Books
1-10 of 14 results in Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research
Developing and applying knowledge for governance
Governments all over the world are struggling with the question of how to adapt to climate change. They need information not only about the issue and its possible consequences, but also about feasible governance strategies and instruments to combat it. At the same time, scientists from different...
Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge
Transformation to a low carbon economy is a central tenet to any discussion on the solutions to the complex challenges of climate change and energy security. Despite advances in policy, carbon management and continuing development of clean technology, fundamental business transformation has not...
Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge
Comparing India and South Africa
The success of international efforts to manage climate change depends on the participation of emerging economies. This book uses a comparative study of two of the most important, India and South Africa, to reveal new insights into managing climate change on a global scale. The book provides a...
Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge
An Historical Ecology
In the context of growing global concerns about climate change, this book presents a regional and sub-continental synthesis of pastoralists' responses to past environmental changes and reflects on the lessons for current and future environmental challenges. Drawing from rock art, archaeology,...
Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge
The fixity or mobility of borders are key themes within the border studies literature and have useful critical application to urban and environmental planning through theory, pedagogy and practice. This offers potential for transformative change through the processes of re-bordering and...
Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge
An Integrated Critical Perspective
In addressing the urgent questions raised by climate change, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the anthropology of climate change guided by a critical political ecological framework. It argues that anthropologists must significantly expand their focus on climate change and their...
Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge
Conflict, Resolution and Governance
Climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing the global community. Although most states agree that climate change is occurring and is at least partly the result of humans’ reliance on fossil fuels, managing a changing global climate is a formidable challenge. Underlying this challenge...
Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge
Sustainable mobility has long been sought after in cities around the world, particularly in industrialised countries, but also increasingly in the emerging cities in Asia. Progress however appears difficult to make as the private car, still largely fuelled by petrol or diesel, remains the...
Published January 20th 2014 by Routledge
The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics
In the late 2000s climate action became a defining feature of the international political agenda. Evidence of global warming and accelerating greenhouse gas emissions created a new sense of urgency and, despite consensus on the need for action, the growing failure of international climate policy...
Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge
A Proposed Framework
The impact of climate change is global both in its cause and its effect. Thus there is a global responsibility for international cooperation to tackle the causes through mitigation strategies such as those agreed at the Durban Platform of December 2011. This climate regime aims to define...
Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge
International Climate Change Law and State Compliance
To Be Published January 5th 2015
Urban Poverty and Climate Change: Life in the Slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America
To Be Published June 30th 2015
Community governance and citizen driven initiatives in climate change mitigation
To Be Published July 30th 2015
Climate Change Adaptation and Food Supply Chain Management
To Be Published August 1st 2015
Climate Change and the Anthropos: Planet, People and Places
To Be Published August 30th 2015
Dangerous Limits for Climate Change: Public Understanding and Decision Making
To Be Published September 1st 2015
Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability: Intersections of Race, Class and Gender
To Be Published October 1st 2015
Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change: Intersections of Race, Class and Gender
To Be Published October 1st 2015