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Environmental Sociology

  1. Add to Wish List Sustainable Automobile Transport

    Sustainable Automobile Transport

    Lisa Ryan, Hal Turton
    Transport, and in particular road transport, represents a significant global threat to long-term sustainable development, and is one of the fastest-growing consumers of final energy and sources of greenhouse gas emissions. In this book, ...
    Hardback (2008)

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  2. Add to Wish List Science and Public Policy

    Science and Public Policy

    Aynsley Kellow
    ‘Crusading environmentalists won’t like this book. Nor will George W. Bush. Its potential market lies between these extremes. It explores the hijacking of science by people grinding axes on behalf of noble causes. “Noble cause corruption...
    Hardback (2007)

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  3. Add to Wish List Socioecological Transitions and Global Change

    Socioecological Transitions and Global Change

    Edited by Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Helmut Haberl
    ‘This book is a neat summary of the main research developments achieved by the editors and their colleagues at the Institute of Social Ecology at Klagenfurt University in Vienna, and represents an interesting and important landmark in th...
    Hardback (2007)

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  4. Add to Wish List Europe and Global Climate Change

    Europe and Global Climate Change

    Edited by Paul G. Harris
    ‘This book is likely to become the definitive study on European global climate change politics. Its focus on the formulation, ratification, and implementation of the Kyoto Protocol within Europe make it essential reading for all who wish...
    Hardback (2007)

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  5. Add to Wish List Governance of Biodiversity Conservation in China and Taiwan

    Governance of Biodiversity Conservation in China and Taiwan

    Gerald A. McBeath, Tse-Kang Leng
    ‘McBeath and Leng’s work on contemporary Chinese environmental governance and conservation provides an excellent overview of the key issues in the People’s Republic as well as a timely comparison with environmental issues in Taiwan. . . ...
    Hardback (2006)

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  6. Add to Wish List Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Development

    Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Jan-Peter Voß, Dierk Bauknecht, René Kemp
    ‘Innovations are introduced in the hope that they will have positive impacts on their targets, but also in the certain knowledge that there will be negative and unintended effects as well. In time, these less desired effects may also com...
    Hardback (2006)

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  7. Add to Wish List Governance for Sustainable Development

    Governance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by William M. Lafferty
    This book is an original study of the challenge of implementing sustainable development in Western democracies. It highlights the obstacles which sustainable development presents for strategic governance and critically examines how these...
    Paperback (2006)

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    Hardback (2004)

    List price $181.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Amenities and Rural Development

    Amenities and Rural Development

    Edited by Gary Paul Green, Steven C. Deller, David D. Marcouiller
    ‘This is a well-edited volume from Edward Elgar’s New Horizons in Environmental Economics series . . . One of the strengths of this book is its multidisciplinary focus with work by economists, sociologists, planners and geographers. It i...
    Hardback (2006)

    List price $165.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Whaling Diplomacy

    Whaling Diplomacy

    Alexander Gillespie
    ‘Gillespie’s book is a very valuable study of whaling, which adopted a holistic approach to the subject and which represents a very high standard of academic research. It strikes an excellent balance between theory and practice and there...
    Hardback (2005)

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  10. Add to Wish List Shrimp Farming and Mangrove Loss in Thailand

    Shrimp Farming and Mangrove Loss in Thailand

    Edited by Edward B. Barbier, Suthawan Sathirathai
    ‘. . . essential reading for all who are interested in the ecological and environmental consequences of shrimp farming and its social impacts.’ – Clem Tisdell, Aquaculture Economics and Management In many tropical countries, mangrove fo...
    Hardback (2004)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Economics of Water Management in Developing Countries

    The Economics of Water Management in Developing Countries

    Edited by Phoebe Koundouri, Panos Pashardes, Timothy M. Swanson, Anastasios Xepapadeas
    ‘This book contains a good collection of articles about the economics and political economy of water management. . . This theoretical work is innovative and worth exploring especially when it is put in the context of problems and policie...
    Hardback (2003)

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  12. Add to Wish List Negotiating Environmental Change

    Negotiating Environmental Change

    Edited by Frans Berkhout, Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones
    ‘An aphrodisiac to the tepid response of positivist social science. People are not merely actors, perpetrators and victims, in an environmental drama. The critical social theorists in this book constructively show us how people are impro...
    Paperback (2003)

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $155.00

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