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Forthcoming Sustainable Development Books

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  1. Vanishing Borders

    Protecting the planet in the age of globalization

    By Hilary French

    Series: The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

    The world is shrinking faster than ever. Goods, money, microbes, pollution, people and ideas are crossing boundaries ever more frequently. The implications for our future and for the health of the planet are profound. Vanishing Borders outlines the ecological challenges posed and then goes on to...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Corporate Impact

    Measuring and Managing Your Social Footprint

    Edited by Adrian Henriques

    It is widely accepted that sustainability has an inescapable social component, but companies find it very hard to understand and measure their social impacts. Why is this? This book, by noted CSR practitioner, consultant and educator Adrian Henriques, provides the first coherent approach to...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Asking the Earth

    Farms, Forestry and Survival in India

    By Winin Pereira, Jeremy Seabrook

    Series: Natural Resource Management Set

    The need to produce food without the destructive chemical horrors of much modern farming, for an intelligent use of dwindling natural resources and for humane forms of production is universal, the practice is limited. This book is an account of one, large, instance of success in practice....

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. No Timber Without Trees

    Sustainability in the tropical forest

    By Duncan Poore

    Series: Natural Resource Management Set

    Much of the world's tropical timber is still supplied from natural forest, but under current systems of management the forests are rapidly becoming exhausted. Unless management practices change to become genuinely sustainable, neither the forests nor the essential contribution of the timber...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Political Economy of Global Warming

    The Terminal Crisis

    By Del Weston

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    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...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Toward a Binding Climate Change Adaptation Regime

    A Proposed Framework

    By Mizan R. Khan

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    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...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Climate Action Upsurge

    The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics

    By Stuart Rosewarne, James Goodman, Rebecca Pearse

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    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...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Susan Baker

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    The current focus on sustainable development opens up debates surrounding our relationship with the natural world, about what constitutes social progress and about the character of development, both in the Global North and the Global South. The promotion of sustainable futures is taking on a new...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Community Governance and Citizen-Driven Initiatives in Climate Change Mitigation

    Edited by Jens Hoff, Quentin Gausset

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    One of the most heartening developments in climate change mitigation in recent years has been the increasing attention paid to the principle of ‘thinking globally and acting locally’. The failure of the international community to reach significant global agreements on the reduction of greenhouse...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Globalization and Development Volume I

    Leading issues in development with globalization

    Edited by Shigeru Otsubo

    Globalization and Development is a "cross-national study" on the "interstate dispersion" of the impacts (to growth, inequality and poverty) that international economic integration provides to the economies of the developing countries, along with some specific factors that determine the outcome in...

    To Be Published August 28th 2015 by Routledge