Environmental management

    Managing Upland Resources

    By Lois Mansfield

    Hardback £42.46

    A comprehensive synthesis of academic and practical experience in understanding and managing upland environments. Includes models and practice guides outlining how vital areas are to be managed, supported and developed for the future. Provides practical options to create solutions.

    Water Governance and Collective Action

    Paperback £32.17

    Collective Action is now recognized as central to addressing the water governance challenge of delivering sustainable development and global environmental benefits. This book examines concepts and practices of collective action that have emerged in recent decades globally. Building on a Foucauldian conception of power, it provides an overview of collective...

    Fertile Edges

    By Maddy Harland

    Paperback £8.43

    "Essential reading ... signposts to sustain an activist's heart ... " Rob Hopkins, co-founder of Transition Network

    Sustainable Food Futures

    Paperback £32.17

    Securing sustainable food for everyone is one of the world's most pressing challenges, but research, policy, and programmes remain fragmented, and effective solutions have been slow to emerge. This book takes on these challenges by proposing a range of solutions that can advance pathways towards sustainable food futures. Complete with...

    Energy Economics

    By Peter Schwarz

    Paperback £53.39

    With interest in topics such as climate change, energy security, and alternative energy sources being at an all-time high, the effects of today's decisions now rest on the shoulders of future generations. There are no easy answers to our energy issues, so costs and benefits must be considered when evaluating...

    Introduction to Energy

    By Peter Z. Grossman

    Paperback Save £4.98 = £43.01

    This fully updated third edition explores the crucial issues connected to modern energy technology and its uses, assuming no prior technical expertise and avoiding complex mathematical formulations. Ideally suited for introductory energy courses, it is also a useful supplementary text for programs in public policy, business law and resource economics.

    Conservation Biology

    Paperback £32.03

    With the challenges of environmental change and a growing human population, better decisions are needed to support both biodiversity conservation and human wellbeing. This volume presents theoretical models for making good decisions in non-technical language with case studies demonstrating their practical use for researchers and practitioners.

    Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth

    By Jonathan W. Moses

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £55.26

    Describes how Norway has successfully managed its petroleum resources and the variety of policy tools that are available to states rich in natural resources, and how these tools can be adjusted to changing domestic and international contexts.

    The Earthscan Reader on Gender and Forests

    Paperback Save £3.13 = £33.86

    There is currently much interest in mainstreaming gender in natural resource management, including forestry. This reader provides a collection of key articles on gender and forests published over the last 30 years. Including an editorial introduction and overview, it provides an accessible collection of excellent forestry-relevant social science within an...

    Extractive Relations

    Paperback Save £3.58 = £36.41

    This book explores how mining companies strategize, operationalize and relate to the problems of social responsibility and the connected challenges. With analysis informed by observance of the industry over many years, it will be valuable to practitioners and academics.

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