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  1. Energy Law and the Sustainable Company

    Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility

    By Patricia Park, Duncan Magnus Park

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

    This book considers the decision-making of multinational corporations aiming to create a sustainable company. Focusing on innovation, technology transfer and the use of intangible assets, the book features case studies from the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors, as well as engineering,...

    To Be Published August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Water

    Edited by Peter P. Mollinga, Frances Cleaver

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Water is the main constituent of the human body; it permeates all realms of human life, and its cyclical behaviour shapes both society and ecology. And now more than ever water is the subject of intense academic and policy interest, due not least to increasingly urgent concerns about scarcity,...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Remaking Participation

    Science, Environment and Emergent Publics

    Edited by Jason Chilvers, Matthew Kearnes

    The focus of this book is public participation in the governance of science and technology, particularly pertaining to environment and sustainability issues. The past three decades have seen a dramatic rise in diverse forms of participation throughout western democracies, but this book represents...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Biofuels, Food Security and Developing Economies

    By Nazia Mintz-Habib

    The last decade has witnessed major crises in both food and energy security across the world. One response to the challenges of climate change and energy supply has been the development of crops to be used for biofuels. But as this book shows, this can divert agricultural land from food production...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Flourishing Within Limits to Growth

    Following Nature's Way

    By Sven Erik Jørgensen, Simone Bastianoni, Brian Fath, Daniel Fiscus, Soren Nors Nielsen, Federico Maria Pulselli

    The concept of "limits to growth" has been extensively discussed over the last 40 years, focusing on a series of Reports of the Club of Rome and other key publications on sustainability and sustainable development. These have demonstrated by the use of model scenarios that the growth of population...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Climate Change and the Anthropos

    Planet, People and Places

    By Linda Connor

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of thinking about the significance of locality and everyday life in relation to climate change....

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Matthias Barth, Gerd Michelsen, Marco Rieckmann, Ian Geoffrey Thomas

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development gives a systematic and comprehensive overview of existing and upcoming research approaches for higher education for sustainable development. It provides a unique resource for researchers engaged in the field of...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. International Energy and Poverty

    The emerging contours

    Edited by Lakshman Guruswamy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Globally, around 2.8 billion people, also known as the "Other Third" or "energy poor", have little or no access to beneficial energy that meets their needs for cooking, heating, water, sanitation, illumination, transportation, or basic mechanical power. This book uniquely integrates the hitherto...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Clean Energy Urban Design

    The Energy Proforma in Policy and Practice

    By Dennis Frenchman, P. Christopher Zegras

    Clean Energy Urban Design: The Energy Proforma in Practice and Policy offers a new way of understanding urban energy consumption in fast growing China by asking a simple question: How does the design of neighborhoods affect energy consumption? Four years of research—including interviews of 4,500...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge