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Capitalism, Struggle and Well-being in a World without Fossil Fuels
This book brings together geological, biological, radical economic, technological, historical and social perspectives on peak oil and other scarce resources. The contributors to this volume argue that these scarcities will put an end to the capitalist system as we know it and alternatives must be...
Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge
Choice, law, and praxis
This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the...
Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge
From re-inventing capitalism to re-politicising the present
Projecting win-win situations, new economic opportunities, green growth and innovative partnerships, the green economy discourse has quickly gained centre stage in international environmental governance and policymaking. Its underlying message is attractive and optimistic: if the market can become...
Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge
The carbon markets are in the middle of a fundamental crisis - a crisis marked by collapsing prices, fleeing actors, and ever increasing greenhouse gas levels. Yet carbon trading remains at the heart of global attempts to respond to climate change. Not only this, but markets continue to proliferate...
Published September 10th 2014 by Routledge
Closing the World's Most Dangerous Reactors
Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl explosion, disaster struck once again after a tsunami overwhelmed the considerable safety measures at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. However, Fukushima had in place a solid containment structure to reduce the spread of radiation in the event of a...
Published July 15th 2014 by Routledge
International Arctic Petroleum Cooperation: Barents Sea Scenarios
To Be Published June 24th 2015
The European Union in International Climate Change Negotiations
To Be Published September 30th 2015
Why REDD will Fail
To Be Published May 15th 2016