Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Biodiversity & Conservation Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 65 forthcoming new books in the subject of Biodiversity & Conservation — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books – Page 4

  1. Environmental Ethics and Film

    By Pat Brereton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental ethics presents and defends a systematic and comprehensive account of the moral relation between human beings and their natural environment and assumes that human behaviour toward the natural world can and is governed by moral norms. In contemporary society, film has provided a...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda H. Connor

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Climate change and ecological instability have the potential to disrupt human societies and their futures. Cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is directed towards a future that can never be observed, and never be directly acted upon, and yet is always interacting with us. Thinking...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Implications for the Convention on Biological Diversity and Nagoya Protocol

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Series: Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS), this book is based on the premise that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateralism and contracts undermine capacities to achieve fairness and equity....

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin S.-H. Peh, Richard T. Corlett, Yves Bergeron

    This comprehensive handbook provides a unique resource covering all aspects of forest ecology from a global perspective. It covers both natural and managed forests, from boreal, temperate, sub-tropical and tropical regions of the world. The book is divided into seven parts, each with an editorial...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Matthias Barth, Gerd Michelsen, Marco Rieckmann, Ian Geoffrey Thomas

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Matthias Barth is Director for the Centre of Teaching and Learning in Environmental Science, University of Applied Science Ostwestfalen-Lippe, Germany. Gerd Michelsen is Professor at Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Vice-President of University of Lüneburg, Germany, and UNESCO-Chair "Higher...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

    Edited by Hance D. Smith, Juan Luis Suárez de Vivero, Tundi S. Agardy

    This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the sea as a resource, and the regional expression of these...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transformational Change in Environmental and Natural Resource Management

    In Search of Policy Excellence

    Edited by Mike Young, Christine Esau

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

    The aim of this book is to catalyse global interest in the pursuit of transformational changes in natural resource and environmental management. It is shown that transformational policy reforms involve fundamental shifts in strategy with far-reaching consequences for the structure of industries,...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Pollination Services to Agriculture

    Sustaining and Enhancing a Key Ecosystem Service

    Edited by Barbara Gemmill-Herren

    It is only recently that the immense economic value of pollination to agriculture has been appreciated. At the same time, the alarming collapse in populations of bees and other pollinators has highlighted the urgency of addressing this issue. This book focuses on the specific measures and practices...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Marine and Coastal Resource Management

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by David R. Green, Jeffrey Payne

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, some case study applications, and a reference...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. World Heritage Conservation

    The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development

    By Claire Cave, Elene Negussie

    The UNESCO World Heritage Convention has become one of the most successful UN instruments for promoting cultural diplomacy and dialogue on conservation of cultural and natural heritage. This book provides an overview of the Convention through an interdisciplinary approach to conservation. It...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge