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  1. Environmental Justice

    Concepts, Evidence and Politics

    By Gordon Walker

    Environmental justice has increasingly become part of the language of environmental activism, political debate, academic research and policy making around the world. It raises questions about how the environment impacts on different people’s lives. Does pollution follow the poor? Are some...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change and Political Strategy

    Edited by Hugh Compston

    Although the science of climate change is well-established and there are well-known policy instruments that could significantly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions without prohibitive economic costs, political obstacles to more determined action remain despite heightened concern among mainstream...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Carbon Responsibility and Embodied Emissions

    Theory and Measurement

    By João F. D. Rodrigues, Tiago M. D. Domingos, Alexandra P.S. Marques

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    Climate change policy and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions are currently discussed at all scales, ranging from the Kyoto Protocol to the increasingly frequent advertisement of ''carbon neutrality'' in consumer products. However, the only policy option usually considered is the reduction of...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Cooperation Challenge of Economics and the Protection of Water Supplies

    A Case Study of the New York City Watershed Collaboration

    By Joan Hoffman

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    How can we build the institutions that will promote the cooperation needed to meet our intertwined environmental and economic needs? Efforts to meet these twin goals in New York City’s watershed collaborations offer some guidance. The experience provides lessons in addressing scattered sources of...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Use of Economic Valuation in Environmental Policy

    Providing Research Support for the Implementation of EU Water Policy Under Aquastress

    Edited by Phoebe Koundouri

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This book aims to show that economics in general and non-market valuation methods in particular, together with participatory and engineering tools, can facilitate the design and implementation of the different European policies in relation to mitigation of water stress. The results presented in...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Governance

    By J.P. Evans

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Climate change is prompting an unprecedented questioning of the fundamental bases upon which society is founded. Businesses claim that technology can save the environment, while politicians champion the role of international environmental agreements to secure global action. Economists suggest that...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. A Crisis of Waste?

    Understanding the Rubbish Society

    By Martin O'Brien

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book takes a measured look at the 'crisis of waste' in modern society and it does so historically, sociologically and critically. It tells stories about past and present ‘crises’ of waste and puts them in their appropriate social and industrial contexts. From Charles Dickens to Don...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Negotiating the Arctic

    The Construction of an International Region

    By E.C.H Keskitalo

    Series: Studies in International Relations

    This work draws upon the history of Arctic development and the view of the Arctic in different states to explain how such a discourse has manifested itself in current broader cooperation across eight statistics analysis based on organization developments from the late 1970s to the present, shows...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Urban Water Conflicts

    UNESCO-IHP

    By Bernard Barraque

    Series: Urban Water Series

    Urban water conflicts manifested first in Europe in the 19th century and are observed nowadays in various forms throughout the world; in particular, in developing countries. Main causes of these conflicts are characterized by complex socioeconomic and institutional issues related to urban water...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Waste and Environmental Policy

    Edited by Massimiliano Mazzanti, Anna Montini

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This research deals with the increasingly complex issues of waste generation, waste management and waste disposal that in less developed industrialised countries present diverse but critical concerns. It takes a socio-economic and policy-oriented perspective and provides empirical evidence at EU...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge