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  1. Reconstructing Sustainability Science

    Knowledge and action for a sustainable future

    By Thaddeus Miller

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    The growing urgency, complexity and "wickedness" of sustainability problems—from climate change and biodiversity loss to ecosystem degradation and persistent poverty and inequality—present fundamental challenges to scientific knowledge production and its use. While there is little doubt that...

    To Be Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Human Rights Approaches to Climate Change

    Challenges and Opportunities

    By Sumudu Atapattu

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    While there is a clear link between climate change and human rights with the potential for virtually all protected rights to be undermined as a result of climate change, its potential catastrophic impact on human beings was not really understood as a human rights issue until recently. This book...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

    The Mindful Commons

    By Peter Doran

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    Advertising, the mass media, technological advances in social media and celebrity culture have come to mediate our popular self-understanding and how we relate to notions of self in a profound way. There is an increasing recognition that ‘attention deficit’ is the price individuals now pay for...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Climate Change and Human Rights

    An International Law Perspective

    Edited by Ottavio Quirico, Mouloud Boumghar

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    This book sheds light on the legal relationship between climate change and human rights, based on tripartite human rights categories. Contributors of the book explore the relationship between climate change and first, second and third generation human rights, drawing on the obligations to respect,...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, Law, and Praxis

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. International Climate Change Law and State Compliance

    By Alexander Zahar

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    With emission-reduction commitments under the Kyoto Protocol now extended to 2020, "Kyoto compliance" will remain the reference case for state compliance with climate change obligations throughout the rest of the decade. This is the first book on state compliance that treats the UNFCCC, Kyoto...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Food Sovereignty in Global Context

    Discourse, Politics and Practice

    Edited by Amy Trauger

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and Environment

    Food sovereignty is an emerging discourse of empowerment and autonomy in the food system with the development of associated practices in rural and some urban spaces. While literature on food sovereignty has proliferated since the first usage of the term in 1996 at the Rome Food Summit, most has...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Human Rights and the Food Sovereignty Movement

    Reclaiming Control

    By Priscilla Claeys

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and Environment

    Our global food system is undergoing rapid change. Since the global food crisis of 2007-2008, a range of new issues have come to public attention, such as land grabbing, food prices volatility, agrofuels and climate change. Peasant social movements are trying to respond to these challenges by...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Transboundary Water Management and the Climate Change Debate

    By Anton Earle, Ana Elisa Cascao, Anders Jägerskog, Ashok Swain, Joakim Öjendal

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Climate change has an impact on the ability of transboundary water management institutions to deliver on their respective mandates. The starting point for this book is that actors within transboundary water management institutions develop responses to the climate change debate, as...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of National and Regional Ocean Policies

    Edited by Biliana Cicin-Sain, David L. VanderZwaag, Miriam C. Balgos

    This comprehensive handbook, prepared by leading ocean policy academics and practitioners from around the world, presents in-depth analyses of the experiences of 16 developed and developing nations and four key regions of the world that have taken concrete steps toward cross-cutting and...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge