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Forthcoming Biodiversity & Conservation Books

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  1. Rawls and the Environmental Crisis

    By Dominic Welburn

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Impending environmental crises have led to general consensus within green political thought that liberal principles of justice and green concerns make for uneasy bedfellows. This book critiques the contextual framework within which Rawls’s political liberalism is assessed as suitable or unsuitable...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 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 March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Food Production and Nature Conservation

    Conflicts and Solutions

    Edited by Iain Gordon, Herbert Prins

    The focus of this book is to address the question – can we feed the growing human population without irreversibly damaging nature in the process? The book’s thesis is that, currently, agriculture and nature are disconnected and there needs to be a reconnection between agriculture and nature to...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Urban Landscape Ecology

    Science, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Robert A. Francis, James Millington, Benjamin Smith, Michael A. Chadwick

    The growth of cities poses ever-increasing challenges for the natural environment on which they impact and depend, not only within their boundaries but also in surrounding peri-urban areas. Landscape ecology – the study of interactions across space and time between the structure and function of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Common Pool Nature in the Mekong Bioregion

    Dialogues, Ethics, and Justice

    By Victor Savage, Carl Middleton, Carl Grundy-Warr, Yong Ming Li

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Within a bioregion of diverse political-economic state systems and that is home to myriad ethnic groups, this book explores the complex human-nature relationships to interrogate the political ecology and environmental history of the Mekong bioregion "commons". In doing so, the book maps the...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Just Conservation

    Biodiversity, Well-being and Sustainability

    By Adrian Martin

    Initiatives for nature conservation often involve conflicts between human livelihoods and the restriction of people or activities from protected areas, reserves or national parks. The main argument of this book is that socially just conservation of nature is better for both human...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Governing the Coastal Commons

    Communities, Resilience and Transformation

    Edited by Derek Armitage, Anthony Charles, Fikret Berkes

    Coastal communities depend on the marine environment for their livelihoods, but the common property nature of marine resources poses major challenges for the governance of such resources. This volume examines, through detailed cases and analysis of broader global trends, how coastal communities are...

    To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Asian Sacred Natural Sites

    Philosophy and Practice in Protected Areas and Conservation

    Edited by Bas Verschuuren, Naoya Furuta

    Nature conservation planning tends to be driven by models based on Western norms, but these may not represent the cultural, philosophical and religious contexts of much of Asia. This book provides a new perspective on the topic of sacred natural sites and cultural heritage, by linking and embedding...

    To Be Published May 31st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Food Security, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Richard Tiffin, Peter Shewry

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    To Be Published June 15th 2016 by Routledge