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Forthcoming Biodiversity & Conservation Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 57 forthcoming new books in the subject of Biodiversity & Conservation — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN

    By Lauren Eastwood

    Series: Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that became apparent at the multilateral environmental agreements of the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding the utility...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin Peh, Richard 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 July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law

    Edited by Afshin Akhtarkhavari, An Cliquet, Anastasia Telesetsky

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    As a result of dramatic anthropogenic harm in our lifetimes, ecologists have been actively refining the concept of ecological restoration as a practice for revitalizing, reinvigorating and bringing life back to ecosystems or parts of nature. Given climate change and more broadly the potential of...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law

    Edited by S.M. Daud Hassan, Tuomas Kuokkanen, Niko Soininen

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an integrated and comprehensive approach to ocean governance and is used to establish a rational use of marine space and the conflicting interests of its users. MSP allows both a high level of environmental protection and a wide range of human activities and...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Flourishing Within Limits to Growth

    Following Nature's Way

    By Sven Erik Jørgensen, Simone Bastianoni, Brian Fath, Daniel Fiscus, Soren Nors Nielsen, Federico Maria Pulselli

    The concept of "limits to growth" has been extensively discussed over the last 40 years, focusing on a series of Reports of the Club of Rome and other key publications on sustainability and sustainable development. These have demonstrated by the use of model scenarios that the growth of population...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Climate Change and the Anthropos

    Planet, People and Places

    By Linda Connor

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of thinking about the significance of locality and everyday life in relation to climate change....

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

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

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development gives a systematic and comprehensive overview of existing and upcoming research approaches for higher education for sustainable development. It provides a unique resource for researchers engaged in the field of...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Farmers' Crop Varieties and Farmers' Rights

    Challenges in Taxonomy and Law

    Edited by Michael Halewood

    Series: Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

    Crop plant varieties developed by local farmers, commonly referred to as ‘farmers' varieties’, are a problematic subject, because there are no fixed taxonomic or legal definitions of them. As a result, policies to increase the share of benefits farmers receive from the use of such varieties...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sustainable Forest Management

    From Principles to Practice

    Edited by John Innes, Anna Tikina

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the material that will educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society, and hence set the standard of sustainable forest management worldwide. It provides a comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge