Books by Publisher: Earthscan Publications

    A Changing Environment for Human Security: Transformative Approaches to Research, Policy and Action

    Hardback Save £11.04 = £78.96

    This agenda-setting book provides readers with a clear understanding of why responses to issues such as climate change, land use change, and biodiversity loss matter to present generations, and which types of responses are likely to create an equitable and sustainable life for future generations.

    Trade, Health and the Environment: The European Union Put to the Test

    By Marjolein van Asselt

    Hardback Save £8.18 = £71.82

    The trade conflicts that the EU has faced within the EU or WTO context demonstrate that the question of how to balance trade and other societal values in situations of uncertainty has not been solved by the regulatory model evolved by the EU in the aftermath of the BSE crisis...

    Sustainable Forests

    Hardback Save £235.54 = £359.46

    Covers forest conservation, now recognized as crucial to the mitigation of climate change, and its overall implications for forest landscapes, as well as forest ecology and biodiversity conservation within forests.

    Effective Risk Communication

    Hardback Save £12.54 = £87.46

    There are two questions often asked of risk communication: what has been learned from past work, and what is needed to push the field forward? Drawing on the experience of leading risk researchers and practitioners, Effective Risk Communication focuses on answering these questions. The book draws together new examples of...

    The UN Watercourses Convention in Force: Strengthening International Law for Transboundary Water Management

    Hardback Save £6.19 = £58.81

    Globally, there are 263 internationally shared watersheds, which drain the territories of 145 countries and represent more than 40% of the Earth's land surface. This text assesses the role and relevance of the UN Watercourses Convention and describes and evaluates its entry into force as a key component of transboundary...

    Motivating Change: Sustainable Design and Behaviour in the Built Environment

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £36.45

    Today's most pressing challenges require behaviour change at many levels, from the city to the individual. This book focuses on the collective influences that can be seen to shape change. Exploring the underlying dimensions of behaviour change in terms of consumption, media, social innovation and urban systems, the essays in...

    Coastal Erosion and Protection in Europe: A Comprehensive Overview

    Hardback Save £13.50 = £106.50

    Climate change is now creating enhanced risks of coastal erosion through storms and rising sea levels. This text provides a comprehensive review of the entire coastline of Europe, and provides a comparative analysis of the various erosion problems and solutions from across the continent.

    Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture: Promoting Social, Economic and Environmental Resilience

    By Stuart W. Bunting

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    Focused on developing more sustainable aquaculture practices, this book provides an ideal advanced-level textbook. It is based on extensive evidence and knowledge of best practices, with guidance on appropriate adaptation and uptake in a variety of environmental, geographic, socio-economic and political settings.

    Environmental Commodities Markets and Emissions Trading: Towards a Low Carbon Future

    By Blas Luis Perez Henriquez

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    Market-based environmental policy analysis requires taking into account all the institutional factors necessary for the market to function optimally, as well as the social forces that shape a final policy design. This book sheds light on the institutional history of the emissions trading concept across different contexts.

    The Custodians of Biodiversity: Sharing Access to and Benefits of Genetic Resources

    Hardback Save £23.54 = £41.46

    Globally, local and indigenous approaches to conserving biodiversity, crop improvement, and managing precious natural resources are under threat. Many communities have to deal with 'biopiracy,' for example. As well, existing laws are usually unsuitable for protecting indigenous and traditional knowledge and for recognizing collective rights, such as in cases of...

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