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Forthcoming Environmental Sociology Books

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  1. Development in Crisis

    Threats to Human Well-Being in the Global South and Global North

    Edited by Rae Lesser Blumberg, Samuel Cohn

    Development in Crisis: Threats to Human Well-being in the Global South and Global North, is a provocative, engaging and interesting collection of real-world case studies in development and globalization focusing on under-emphasized threats to growth and human welfare worldwide. Created by two of...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Risk, Uncertainty and Policy

    Edited by Patrick Brown, Anna Olofsson

    Policy-making has always involved uncertainty; however the presence of unknowns has become far more conspicuous and problematic in recent times. One important way in which policy-makers have increasingly sought to deal with such uncertainty is through approaches rooted in understandings of risk....

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, ontologies and mythologies

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda H. Connor

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Climate change and ecological instability have the potential to disrupt human societies and their futures. Cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is directed towards a future that can never be observed, and never be directly acted upon, and yet is always interacting with us. Thinking...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Ecomedia

    Key Issues

    Edited by Stephen Rust, Salma Monani, Sean Cubitt

    Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

    Ecomedia: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook introducing the burgeoning field of ecomedia studies to provide an overview of the interface between environmental issues and the media globally. Linking the world of media production, distribution, and consumption to environmental understandings,...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Rules, Norms and NGO Advocacy Strategies

    Hydropower Development on the Mekong River

    By Yumiko Yasuda

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    There is much controversy over the development of new dams for hydropower, where concerns for environmental protection and the livelihoods of local people may conflict with the goals of economic development. This book analyses the opportunities and barriers that NGOs and civil society actors face...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sustainable Communities and Green Lifestyles

    Consumption and Environmentalism

    By Tendai Chitewere

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    Efforts to find a sustainable way to live with each other and with the natural environment have produced a plethora of experimental lifestyle designs. Ecovillages and sustainable communities are growing around the world and this book is about their attempts toward constructing green lifestyles....

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Political Economy of Low Carbon Transformation

    Breaking the habits of expansive capitalism

    By Hal Wilhite

    Series: Routledge Studies in Low Carbon Development

    This book argues that a century of lived experience in the political economy of expansive capitalism in the rich countries of the world has led to a habituation to not only high levels of materials and resources used in everyday practices, but to a habituation to expansion itself. Neither energy...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability

    Intersections of Race, Class and Gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    This interdisciplinary collection addresses global climate change and sustainability by engaging with the issues of race, gender, and class through an intersectional lens. The book challenges readers to foster new theoretical and practical linkages and to think beyond the traditional, and...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change

    Intersections of Race, Class and Gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    This interdisciplinary collection addresses global climate change and sustainability by engaging with the issues of race, gender, and class through an intersectional lens. The book challenges readers to foster new theoretical and practical linkages and to think beyond the traditional, and...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic

    An interdisciplinary analysis

    Edited by Päivi Naskali, Marjaana Seppänen, Shahnaj Begum

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    This book addresses the important intersection of ageing, wellbeing and climate change in the Arctic region, making a key interdisciplinary contribution to an area of research on which little has been written, and limited sources of information are currently available. Focusing on the social and...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge