Sustainability

    Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook

    Paperback £27.92

    The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook: Second Edition offers a crucial update to the 2008 work, using a range of models and case studies to guide practitioners in using theories of sustainability to create successful, sustainable enterprise. Written by experts from business, consultancies and academia, it engages readers from all sectors of...

    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...

    Housing Sustainability in Low Carbon Cities

    By Ralph Horne

    Paperback £29.62

    Housing affordability, urban development and climate change responses are great challenges that are intertwined, yet the conceptual and policy links between them remain under-developed. Housing Sustainability in Low Carbon Cities addresses this gap by developing an interdisciplinary approach to urban decarbonisation, drawing upon more established, yet quite distinctive, fields of...

    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...

    Environmental Impacts of Road Vehicles

    Hardback £61.96

    The volume examines the impact that road vehicles have on the environment, and is vital for policy makers and academics in the field of pollution.

    Energy Science

    By John Andrews

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £37.65

    The only book to successfully integrate social, economic and environmental considerations with an accessible, quantitative approach to energy science.

    Rural Sustainability: A Complex Systems Approach to Policy Analysis

    By Qing Tian

    Paperback Save £5.14 = £32.85

    This volume applies the science of complexity to study coupled human-environment systems CHES and integrates ideas from the social sciences of climate change into a study of rural development amid flooding and urbanization in the Poyang Lake Region PLR of China.

    Power from the Wind

    By Dan Chiras

    Paperback Save £6.34 = £15.65

    The completely revised and updated comprehensive guide to small wind energy systems

    Reconnecting People and Water

    By Liz Sharp

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the prospects for and barriers to different forms of engagement...

    Dictionary of Sustainability

    By Margaret Robertson

    Paperback Save £0.56 = £19.43

    The Dictionary of Sustainability provides clear and accurate definitions of the extensive vocabulary that has developed in this emerging and interdisciplinary field, saving considerable time from searching through the massive quantity of information of differing degrees of quality that is available through the Internet. Providing authoritative definitions of standard terms...

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