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Forthcoming Environmental Sociology Books

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  1. Science, Society and the Environment

    Applying Anthropology and Physics to Sustainability

    By Michael R. Dove, Daniel Kammen

    In an era when pressing environmental problems make collaboration across the divide between sciences and arts and humanities essential, this book presents the results of a collaborative analysis by an anthropologist and a physicist of four key junctures between science, society, and environment....

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. New Challenges in Immigration Theory

    Edited by Crispino E.G. Akakpo, Patti Tamara Lenard

    As far as immigration theory is concerned, the attempt to reconcile concern for all persons with the reality of state boundaries and exclusionary policies has proved difficult within the limits of normative liberal political philosophy. However, the realpolitik of migration in today’s environment...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies

    Edited by Matthias Gross, Linsey McGoey

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Once treated as the absence of knowledge, ignorance today has become a highly influential topic in its own right, commanding growing attention across the natural and social sciences where a wide range of scholars have begun to explore the social life and political issues involved in the...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Environmental Communication and the Media

    By Nancy Sami Reist

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental Communication and the Media provides readers with a framework for understanding the process of creating and interpreting media messages about environmental topics. The book includes both practical and theoretical information about persuasion, diffusion, audience analysis and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 the Global North, edited by Rae Blumberg and Samuel Cohn, is a provocative, engaging collection of real-world case studies in development focusing on two under-emphasized threats to growth and human well-being worldwide: The...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Governing Biodiversity through Democratic Deliberation

    Edited by Mikko Rask, Richard Worthington

    Series: Routledge Studies in Biodiversity Politics and Management

    This book discusses political controversies involved in global biodiversity policy, and the practical opportunities that are opened up in solving them through increased citizen participation and democratic deliberation. The book examines the emerging practice of deliberative global governance and...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Corporate Social Responsibility and Natural Resource Conflict

    By Kylie McKenna

    Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

    This book proposes a new model of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), reconceptualised as 'Interdependent Engagement' – a model which transforms existing approaches to CSR to engage with key sources of resource conflict. At least forty per cent of internal conflicts globally are related to...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Remaking Participation

    Science, Environment and Emergent Publics

    Edited by Jason Chilvers, Matthew Kearnes

    The focus of this book is public participation in the governance of science and technology, particularly pertaining to environment and sustainability issues. The past three decades have seen a dramatic rise in diverse forms of participation throughout western democracies, but this book represents...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Social Challenges and Opportunities of Low Carbon Development

    By Johan Nordensvärd

    Series: Routledge Studies in Low Carbon Development

    This book uniquely explores the social implications and challenges of low carbon and addresses how low carbon development can be realized while also achieving poverty reduction and social justice. Low carbon development is essential for mitigating climate change and enabling development in a carbon...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge