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1-10 of 12 results in Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies
The European Union Put to the Test
The trade conflicts that the EU has faced within the EU or WTO context demonstrate that the question of how to balance trade and other societal values in situations of uncertainty has not been solved by the regulatory model evolved by the EU in the aftermath of the BSE crisis – one which privileges...
Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge
My neighbourhood, my planet
People organising to protect their environment is not a new phenomenon, but the groups that have been pushing for environmental change since the 1970s have not convinced sufficient numbers make sustainable decisions or to lead sustainable lives. Governments have serially failed to do the job at the...
Published September 11th 2013 by Routledge
The Terminal Crisis
Humanity is facing an unprecedented global catastrophe as a result of global warming. This book examines the reasons why international agencies, together with national governments, are seemingly unable to provide real and binding solutions to the problems. The reasons presented relate to the...
Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge
A Race against Time
History reveals how civilisations can be decimated by changes in climate. More recently modern methods of warfare have exposed the vulnerability of the artefacts of civilisation. Bringing together a range of subjects - from science, energy and sustainability to aesthetics theory and civilization...
Published August 21st 2013 by Routledge
The development of an international substantive environmental right on a global level has long been a contested issue. To a limited extent environmental rights have developed in a fragmented way through different legal regimes. This book examines the potential for the development of a global...
Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge
Perspectives from Africa and Asia-Pacific
The evolving environmental justice paradigm is conceptualized differently based on political, economic and historical factors. In developed countries, emphasis is placed on the role of individuals in environmental decision-making and the protection of their access to the prerequisite environmental...
Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge
How to Change the World Whilst Keeping Your Day Job
Sustainability is, and continues to grow as, a key issue for organizations: in the board room; with investors, customers and regulators; and from employees whose demands on organizations include improving their social and environmental performance in return for loyalty and commitment. However, as...
Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge
A Rhetorical History of the American Environmental Movement
Environmental patriotism, the belief that the national environment defines a country’s greatness, is a significant strand in twentieth century American environmentalism. This book is the first to explore the history of environmental patriotism in America through the intriguing stories of...
Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge
Partnerships in Action
Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case...
Published April 4th 2013 by Routledge
This book investigates the consequences of redundant state and federal environmental regulations in the United States. Drawing on the most exhaustive statistical analysis of US federal wetland permits ever constructed, the book uncovers the disjointed world of wetland regulation. The author starts...
Published February 27th 2013 by Routledge
Carbon Politics and the Failure of the Kyoto Protocol
To Be Published January 7th 2014
Fairness and Justice in Environmental Decision Making: Water under the bridge
To Be Published January 14th 2014
Environmental Change and the World's Futures: Ecologies, Ontologies and Mythologies
To Be Published June 29th 2014
Conflict, Negotiations and Natural Resource Management: A Legal Pluralism Perspective from South and Southeast Asia
To Be Published August 14th 2014
Common Pool Nature in the Mekong Bioregion: Dialogues, Ethics, and Justice
To Be Published December 9th 2014