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Forthcoming Environmental Sociology Books

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  1. The Limits of the Green Economy

    By Anneleen Kenis, Matthias Lievens

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    The ‘green economy’ is often presented as the solution to both the climate and economic crisis. The underlying rationale is that if the market can become the tool for tackling climate change, the fight against climate change can be the royal road to solving economic problems. But how ‘green’ is the...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Development-Induced Displacement and Resettlement

    Edited by Narae Choi, Irge Satiroglu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

    Every year millions of people are displaced from their homes, livelihoods and communities due to land-based development projects. Our knowledge on development-induced displacement and resettlement (DIDR) remains limited even after decades of experience and research. Many questions are yet...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Greenland and the Arctic in the Era of Climate Change

    New Northern Horizons

    By Frank Sejersen

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    The book investigates how Arctic indigenous communities deal with the challenges of climate change and how they strive to develop self-determination. With an anthropological focus on Greenland’s vision to boost extractive industries and transform society into something new, the author makes the...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Science, Society and the Environment

    Applying Physics and Anthropology to Sustainability

    By Michael R. Dove, Daniel Kammen

    In the mid-1990s, academia was driven by the so-called "Science Wars" – on one side were scholars in the humanities and social sciences who claimed that the practice of science had an implicit and sometimes explicit subjective and political dimension; and on the other side were biological and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Cargomobilities

    Moving Materials in a Global Age

    Edited by Thomas Birtchnell, Satya Savitzky, John Urry

    Series: Changing Mobilities

    Objects and materials are on the move like never before, often at astonishing speeds and along hidden routeways. This collection opens to social scientific scrutiny the various systems which move objects about the world, examining their fateful implications for many people and places. Offering...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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