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Forthcoming Political Ecology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Adaptive Cross-scalar Governance of Natural Resources

    Edited by Grenville Barnes, Brian Child

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

    Natural resource governance is critical for linking poverty reduction and sustainable natural resource use. This book brings together authors from various disciplines with extensive field experience to promote an integrative understanding of cross-scale and adaptive governance in Africa and Latin...

    To Be Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Economics, Sustainability, and Democracy

    Economics in the Era of Climate Change

    By Christopher Nobbs

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    How should we conduct economics in an era of climate change, natural resource depletion and population increase? These issues are systemic, and involve great uncertainties and long time horizons. This book contends that the free-market economics that has dominated capitalist democracies in recent...

    To Be Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements

    Edited by Laura Westra, Mirian Vilela

    The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society, with ecological integrity as a major theme. This book provides a series of analyses of ecological integrity as it relates to the Earth Charter, social movements and...

    To Be Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Key Concepts in Water Resource Management

    A Review and Critical Evaluation

    Edited by Jonathan Lautze

    Series: Earthscan Water Text

    The vocabulary and discourse of water resource management have expanded vastly in recent years to include an array of new concepts and terminology, such as water security, water productivity, virtual water and water governance. While the new conceptual lenses may generate insights that improve...

    To Be Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Urban Forests, Trees and Greenspace

    A Political Ecology Perspective

    Edited by L. Anders Sandberg, Adrina Bardekjian, Sadia Butt

    Urban forests, trees and greenspace are critical in contemporary planning and development of the city. Their study is not only a question of the growth and conservation of green spaces, but also has social, cultural and psychological dimensions. This book brings a perspective of political ecology...

    To Be Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation

    Edited by Adam Bumpus, Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Chukwumerije Okereke, James Tansey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    Transformation to a low carbon economy is a central tenet to any discussion on the solutions to the complex challenges of climate change and energy security. Despite advances in policy, carbon management and continuing development of clean technology, fundamental business transformation has not...

    To Be Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Biosphere and the Bioregion

    Essential Writings of Peter Berg

    Edited by Cheryll Glotfelty, Eve Quesnel

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    Bioregionalism asks us to reimagine ourselves and the places where we live in ecological terms and to harmonize human activities with the natural systems that sustain life. As one of the originators of the concept of bioregionalism, Peter Berg (1937-2011) is a founding figure of contemporary...

    To Be Published July 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Urban Environmental Stewardship and Civic Engagement

    How Planting Trees Strengthens the Roots of Democracy

    By Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen, James Connolly

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems. Emerging from the streets of the post-industrial city are well-tended community gardens, forested parks and woodlands, rooftop farms,...

    To Be Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Earth Jurisprudence

    Private Property and the Environment

    By Peter Burdon

    Series: Law, Justice and Ecology

    This book argues that the institution of private property is anthropocentric and needs to be reconceived. Drawing on international case law, indigenous views of property and the land use practices of agrarian communities, Peter Burdon considers how private property can be reformulated in a way that...

    To Be Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Limits of the Green Economy

    By Anneleen Kenis, Matthias Lievens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    The ‘green economy’ is often presented as the solution to both the climate and economic crisis. The underlying rationale is that if the market can become the tool for tackling climate change, the fight against climate change can be the royal road to solving economic problems. But how ‘green’ is the...

    To Be Published August 29th 2014 by Routledge