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  1. International Cooperation and Arctic Petroleum

    A Scenarios Approach in the Barents Sea

    Edited by Anatoli Bourmistrov

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    The Arctic region contains large amounts of natural resources considered necessary to sustain global economic growth, so it is unsurprising that it is a region that is increasingly susceptible to political, economic, environmental, and even military conflicts. For this reason, The Arctic tends to...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Corporate Social Responsibility and Natural Resource Conflict

    By Kylie McKenna

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

    This book proposes a new model of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), reconceptualised as 'Interdependent Engagement' – a model which transforms existing approaches to CSR to engage with key sources of resource conflict. At least forty per cent of internal conflicts globally are related to...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, Law, and Praxis

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    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...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Measuring Welfare beyond Economics

    The Genuine Progress of Hong Kong and Singapore

    By Claudio O. Delang, Yi Hang Yu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    Developed in the 1930s, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was never meant to be an indicator of the level of welfare of a population, but its emphasis by politicians and news outlets has made it become one of the most popular indicators of “development”. Increasingly scholars have criticized the...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large dam development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Energy and Transport in Green Transition

    Perspectives on Ecomodernity

    Edited by Atle Midttun, Nina Witoszek

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    This book breaks new ground in the studies of green transition. It frames the ongoing transformation in terms of a "battle of modernities" with the emerging vision of ecomodernity as the final destination. It also offers a systematic exploration of the potential for extensive transformation of...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Anthropocene and the Global Environmental Crisis

    Edited by Clive Hamilton, François Gemenne, Christophe Bonneuil

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    The Anthropocene is a major scientific proposal, a key concept, but it is also a story of ‘how we got here’, how Man, the hunter-gatherer, became a geological force. This book captures some of the radical new thinking prompted by the arrival of the Anthropocene and opens up the social sciences and...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Economics of Feeding the Hungry

    Sustainable Intensification and Sustainable Food Security

    By Noel Russell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    The role of sustainable intensification in achieving global food security is being debated by many commentators and organisations. However this continuing dialogue is not always well informed on the economic processes that support and help define the two fundamental notions of sustainable...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of the Environment in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Philip Hirsch

    The environment is one of the defining issues of our times, and it is closely linked to questions and dilemmas surrounding economic development. Southeast Asia is one of the world’s most economically and demographically dynamic regions, and it is also one in which a host of environmental issues...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge