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  1. Governance, Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

    Edited by Carl Bruch, Carroll Muffett, Sandra Nichols

    Series: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Natural Resource Management

    When the guns are silenced, those who have survived armed conflict need food, water, shelter, the means to earn a living, and the promise of safety and a return to civil order. Meeting these needs while sustaining peace requires more than simply having governmental structures in place; it requires...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Food Sovereignty in International Context

    Discourse, Politics and Practice of Place

    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 February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Global Food Security Governance

    Civil society engagement in the reformed Committee on World Food Security

    By Jessica Duncan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and Environment

    Through an examination of the reformed Committee on World Food Security, this book provides new, empirically-informed insights into increased participation in global governance processes. In 2007/8 world food prices spiked and global economic crisis set in, leaving hundreds of millions of...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Water Law and the Quest for Common Security

    By Bjørn-Oliver Magsig

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    The world’s freshwater supplies are increasingly threatened by rapidly increasing demand and the impacts of global climate change, but current approaches to transboundary water management are unsustainable and may threaten future global stability and international security. The...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Decision-making and Radioactive Waste Disposal

    By Andrew Newman, Gerry Nagtzaam

    Series: Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

    This book critically examines the phenomenon of low level radioactive waste (LLRW) disposal facility siting across four international democracies. The issue is of growing importance since World War II the level of this waste has increased from the hundreds to the billions. The International Atomic...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Power and Law in International Society

    How International Law Influence International Relations

    By Mark Klamberg

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    This book assesses how international law and its institutions may be relevant and influence the course of international relations, in other words the relationship between power and law. This is done in relation to five regimes; international trade, environmental protection, human rights, criminal...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Animal Law and Welfare

    Fundamental Principles

    By Ian Robertson

    In this objective, practical and authoritative introduction to animal law, the author examines the fundamental principles of the human-animal relationship and how those have, or have not, been translated into contemporary animal welfare law. The book describes the various uses...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Transboundary Water Politics in the Developing World

    By Naho Mirumachi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book examines the political economy that governs the development and management of international transboundary river basins. These shared rivers are the resource for irrigation and hydropower projects and bring to the fore issues of water allocation and integrated water resources...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ecoregionalism

    Analyzing Regional Environmental Agreements and Processes

    By Jon Marco Church

    Ecoregions are defined on natural resource boundaries rather than political criteria. The aim of this book is to provide a comprehensive understanding of environmental regionalism at the international level, analyzing the concept and its evolution. Several disciplines are mobilized to...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Policy, Economic and Legal Implications for Access and Benefit Sharing

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Series: Earthscan 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 March 30th 2015 by Routledge