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Forthcoming Environment & Business Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa

    Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration

    Edited by Randall Bluffstone, Elizabeth J.Z. Robinson

    Series: Environment for Development

    Forest tenure reforms are occurring in many developing countries around the world. These reforms typically include devolution of forest lands to local people and communities, which has attracted a great deal of attention and interest. While the nature and level of devolution vary by country, all...

    To Be Published November 13th 2014 by RFF Press

  2. Waste Management and Sustainable Consumption

    Reflections on consumer waste

    Edited by Karin M. Ekström

    The accelerated pace of global consumption over the past decades has meant that governments across the world are now faced with significant challenges in dealing with the dramatically increased volume of waste. While research on waste management has previously focused on finding technological...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Leadership and Sustainability in the Built Environment

    Edited by Alex Opoku, Vian Ahmed

    Series: Spon Research

    Leadership and sustainability have separately been the subject of numerous studies in a built environment context over the years, but they have yet to be addressed together. The real impact of legislation and guidelines designed to promote sustainability within the construction industry is closely...

    To Be Published January 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Revisiting Integrated Water Resources Management

    From concept to implementation

    Edited by Cecilia Tortajada

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    The book includes seventeen excellent researched and documented papers that reflect the diversity of thought, ideas and experiences related to IWRM. They draw from an extensive, inclusive and geographically representative range of theoretical propositions and practical examples. These include...

    To Be Published February 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Managing Organizations for Sustainable Development in Emerging Countries

    Edited by Angappa Gunasekaran, Charbel José Chiappetta Jabbour, Ana Beatriz Lopes de Souza Jabbour

    The book chapters focus on the challenges of managing organizations in a context of degradation of natural resources, loss of biodiversity, and climate change. This book was published as a special issue of the International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology....

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Tourism in the Green Economy

    Edited by Maharaj Vijay Reddy, Keith Wilkes

    The concept of the green economy has now entered mainstream policy debates and been endorsed by a range of United Nations and other organizations. The Rio+20 UN conference specifically draw attention to the green economy approach in the context of sustainable development to move away from...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Biodiversity in the Green Economy

    Edited by Alexandros Gasparatos, Katherine Willis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    Biodiversity plays a vital role for ecosystem functioning and the provision of goods and services that are important to humans. The growing realization that biodiversity and human wellbeing are inextricably linked was a major driver behind the adoption of numerous national and international...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sport Management and the Natural Environment

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Jonathan Casper, Michael E. Pfahl

    Sport leaves a significant environmental footprint, from fans travelling to local league games to massive infrastructure projects for international mega-events. With climate change and other environmental issues becoming increasingly prominent, any successful sport organization now has to...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Promoting Sustainable Living

    Sustainability as an Object of Desire

    By Justyna Karakiewicz, Audrey Yue, Angela Paladino

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    Current images of sustainability often are designed to instill fear and force change, not because we believe in it, but because we fear the consequences of inaction. We also far too often are faced with adverts that use sustainability images in order to sell their product, which are not sustainable...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Environmental Certification for Organisations and Products

    Management Approaches and Operational Tools

    By Tiberio Daddi, Fabio Iraldo, Francesco Testa

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

    Environmental certification is an effective tool to manage the environmental impact made by companies, to leverage their competitive capabilities and to ensure their compliance with environmental principles in the case of production processes located in developing countries. As a result,...

    To Be Published April 12th 2015 by Routledge