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Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

Series Editor: Timothy Doyle

This series introduces core topics for environmental study and presents unparalleled interdisciplinary perspectives on issues of environmental concern. Focusing on human-environmental interrelationships, these concise, engaging, user-friendly texts respond particularly well to the demands of modular learning. Each text in the series features:

  • summaries of key concepts and contextual introductions to each topic
  • uniform, attractive, series design
  • informative diagrams illustrating key concepts and issues
  • annotated reading lists and end of chapter questions
  • lively global case-studies boxed throughout the text.

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1-10 of 24 results in Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts
  1. Environmental Governance

    By J.P. Evans

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Climate change is prompting an unprecedented questioning of the fundamental bases upon which society is founded. Businesses claim that technology can save the environment, while politicians champion the role of international environmental agreements to secure global action. Economists suggest that...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Environment and Food

    By Colin Sage

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This timely book provides a thorough introduction to the inter-relationship of food and the environment. Its primary purpose is to bring to our attention the multiplicity of linkages and interconnections between what we eat and how this impacts on the earth’s resources. Having a better idea of the...

    Published July 6th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Environment and Economy

    By Molly Scott Cato

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    As environmental issues move to the centre of the political debate, more attention is being focused on the role our economy has played in creating the ecological crisis, and what a sustainable economy might look like. In spite of the success of the environmental movement in drawing attention to the...

    Published January 26th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Policy

    2nd Edition

    By Jane Roberts

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Evidence of climate change, resource shortages and biodiversity loss is growing in significance year by year. This second edition of Environmental Policy explains how policy can respond and bring about greater sustainability in individual lifestyles, corporate strategies, national policies and...

    Published October 21st 2010 by Routledge

  5. Environment, Media and Communication

    By Anders Hansen

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Communication about ‘the environment’ in and through a broad array of news, advertising, art and entertainment media is one of the major sources of public and political understanding of definitions, issues and problems associated with the environment. Environment, Media and Communication examines...

    Published February 24th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Environment and the City

    By Joe Ravetz, Clive George, Joe Howe

    Edited by Peter W. Roberts

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    For the first time at the beginning of the twenty-first century, urban dwellers outnumber rural residents and this trend is set to continue. Consequently one of the most pressing issues of our time is how to square the social and economic development of cities with their environmental limits...

    Published June 18th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Environment and Tourism

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew Holden

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This second edition of Environment and Tourism reflects changes in the relationship between tourism, society and the natural environment in the first decade of the new century. Alongside the updating of all statistics, environmental policy initiatives, examples and case studies new material has...

    Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Environment and Politics

    3rd Edition

    By Timothy Doyle, Doug McEachern

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Environment and Politics is a concise introduction to the study of environmental politics, explaining the key concepts, conflicts, political systems and the practices of policy-making. The authors examine a diverse range of environmental problems and policy solutions within different nations and...

    Published August 8th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Values

    By John O'Neill, Alan Holland, Andrew Light

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    We live in a world confronted by mounting environmental problems; increasing global deforestation and desertification, loss of species diversity, pollution and global warming. In everyday life people mourn the loss of valued landscapes and urban spaces. Underlying these problems are...

    Published July 12th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Environment and Social Theory

    2nd Edition

    By John Barry

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Written in an engaging and accessible manner by one of the leading scholars in his field, Environment and Social Theory, completed revised and updated with two new chapters, is an indispensable guide to the way in which the environment and social theory relate to one another. This popular text...

    Published December 6th 2006 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Environment and Citizenship
    By Benito Cao
    To Be Published March 18th 2015
  2. Sustainable Development, 2nd Edition
    By Susan Baker
    To Be Published June 20th 2015
  3. Environment and Politics, 4th Edition
    By Timothy Doyle, Doug McEachern, Sherilyn MacGregor
    To Be Published July 30th 2015
  4. Environment and Tourism, 3rd Edition
    By Andrew Holden
    To Be Published November 30th 2015

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