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  1. Transport Revolutions

    Moving People and Freight Without Oil

    By Richard Gilbert, Anthony Perl

    Transport Revolutions: Moving People and Freight without Oil sets out the challenges to our growing dependence on transport fuelled by low-priced oil. These challenges include an early peak in world oil production and profound climate change resulting in part from oil use. It proposes responses to...

    Published December 14th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Ecotourism

    3rd Edition

    By David A. Fennell

    Focusing on an array of economic, social and ecological inconsistencies that continue to plague ecotourism in theory and practice, this book examines ecotourism in reference to other related forms of tourism, impacts, conservation, sustainability, education and interpretation, policy and governance...

    Published November 15th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Politics of the Environment

    A Survey

    Edited by Chukwumerije Okereke

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    The environment is increasingly seen at the forefront of many political agendas. Covering important topics, such as the Kyoto protocol and deforestation, this book provides extensive coverage of all aspects of environmental politics. Essays of around 6,000 words in length make up the bulk of...

    Published November 15th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Visions of Sustainability

    Cities and Regions

    By Hildebrand Frey, Paul Yaneske

    This book examines the sustainability of cities and regions and concludes that currently sustainability is not achievable. By identifying how cities and regions in the past have maintained or lost sustainability and how cities and regions of today might achieve sustainability in the future, it...

    Published November 1st 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  5. The Politics of GM Food

    A Comparative Study of the UK, USA and EU

    By Dave Toke

    Series: Environmental Politics

    'Why have GM Foods become so controversial? Comparing GM food politics in the US, Britain, and the European Union, Toke draws on insights from discourse analysis to help explain this basic political struggle of our time. By stressing the interplay between the material and discursive dimensions...

    Published October 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Environments of Architecture

    Environmental Design in Context

    By Randall Thomas, Trevor Garnham

    This well-illustrated 'think piece' provides a much needed and topical philosophical introduction to the place of environmental design in architecture. The Environments of Architecture sets out a range of considerations necessary to produce appropriate internal environments in the context of a...

    Published September 21st 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Technology Transfer for the Ozone Layer

    Lessons for Climate Change

    By Stephen O. Andersen, K. Madhava Sarma, Kristen N. Taddonio

    'Imagine the pride of earning the Nobel Prize for warning that CFCs were destroying the ozone layer. Then imagine that citizens, policymakers, and business executives heeded the warning and transformed markets to protect the earth. This book is the story of why we can all be optimistic about the...

    Published August 30th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Flood Hazards and Health

    Responding to Present and Future Risks

    Edited by Roger Few, Franziska Matthies

    Flood hazards and the risks they present to human health are an increasing concern across the globe, in terms of lives, well-being and livelihoods, and the public resources needed to plan for, and deal with, the health impacts. This book is the first detailed assessment and discussion of the global...

    Published August 20th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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 9th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Landscape

    By John Wylie, John Wylie

    Series: Key Ideas in Geography

    Landscape is a stimulating introduction to and contemporary understanding of one of the most important concepts within human geography. A series of different influential readings of landscape are debated and explored, and, for the first time, distinctive traditions of landscape writing are...

    Published July 16th 2007 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Environmental Scenario in India: Successes and Predicaments
    Edited by Sacchidananda Mukherjee, Debashis Chakraborty
    To Be Published December 29th 2014
  2. Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development
    Edited by Yijin Wu
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  3. Ecological, Environmental Science and Technology
    Edited by Yijin Wu
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  4. Water and Environmental Sciences
    Edited by Yijin Wu
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  5. Fair Weather: Equity concerns in climate change
    Edited by Ferenc L. Tóth
    To Be Published January 4th 2015

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