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  1. Using Economic Incentives to Regulate Toxic Substances

    By Molly K. Macauley, Michael D. Bowes, Karen L. Palmer

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Using case studies, the authors evaluate the potential attractiveness of incentive-based policies for the regulation of four specific toxic substances: chlorinated solvents, formaldehyde, cadmium, and brominated flame retardants. Originally published in 1992, the authors provide a compelling...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Managing Ash from Municipal Waste Incinerators

    By Alyce M. Ujihara, Michael Gough

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1989, this report deals with issues surrounding ash residues produced by municipal waste combustors. Spurred by huge disagreements over the environmental risks that these ash residues posed; Managing Ash from Municipal Waste Incinerators attempts to shed light on the debates...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Forest Policy for the Future

    Conflict, Compromise, Consensus

    Edited by Marion Clawson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The use and management of forests in the United States, especially the public owned ones, have been the focus of considerable controversy. First published in 1974, this volume, a collection of papers originally delivered at the RFF Forest Policy Forum, explores alternative forest management...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Climate Change and Adaptation Planning for Ports

    Edited by Adolf K. Y. Ng, Austin Becker, Stephen Cahoon, Shu-Ling Chen, Paul Earl, Zaili Yang

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

    As key links in transportation and supply chains, the effect of climate change on seaports has broad implications for the development prospects of the global economy. However, the picture is very uncertain because the impacts of climate change will be felt very differently around the world, both...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Environment and Politics

    4th Edition

    By Timothy Doyle, Doug McEachern, Sherilyn MacGregor

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Environment and Politics is a concise introduction to this ever-expanding field, explaining the key concepts, conflicts, political systems and the practices of policy-making. This book provides a comprehensive introduction, examining a diverse range of environmental problems and policy solutions...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Autonomous Nature

    Problems of Prediction and Control From Ancient Times to the Scientific Revolution

    By Carolyn Merchant

    Autonomous Nature investigates the history of nature as an active, often unruly force in tension with nature as a rational, logical order from ancient times to the Scientific Revolution of the seventeenth century. Along with subsequent advances in mechanics, hydrodynamics, thermodynamics, and...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Utopias and the Environment

    Edited by Geoffrey Berry

    Utopias and the Environment explores the way in which the kind of ‘dreaming’, or re-visioning, known as the ‘utopian imaginary’ takes environmental concerns into account. This kind of creative intervention is increasingly important in an era of ecological crisis, as we witness the failure of...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Mountain Movers

    Mining, Sustainability and the Agents of Change

    By Daniel M. Franks

    Series: Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

    The products of mining are everywhere – if it wasn’t grown, it was mined or drilled. But the mining industry has a chequered past. Pollution, human rights abuses, and corruption have tarnished the reputation of the industry across the globe. Over a decade ago the major mining companies embraced the...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Sustainability and Organizational Change Management

    Edited by Stewart Clegg, João Amaro de Matos

    There is no bigger challenge for organizational change management in the contemporary world than achieving greater sustainability. The challenges associated with sustainable development are multifaceted, including criteria pertaining to the delivery of environmental, social, ethical and economic...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sustainable Communities and Green Lifestyles

    Consumption and Environmentalism

    By Tendai Chitewere

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    Efforts to find a sustainable way to live with each other and with the natural environment have produced a plethora of experimental lifestyle designs. Ecovillages and sustainable communities are growing around the world and this book is about their attempts toward constructing green lifestyles....

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge