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  • Community Campaigns for Sustainable Livingby Liam Leonard

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 131.99

    This book is based on research and observations undertaken for the author’s PhD thesis at the National University of Ireland, and represents a case study of national and regional campaigns against both the Irish state’s Regional Waste Management Plans and the corporate sector’s attempts to develop waste incinerators or dumps in various... more...

  • The Environmental Movement in Irelandby J. Barry; Liam Leonard

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 171.93

    “The Environmental Movement in Ireland” examines key themes in Irish environmental politics, including the main components that have come to define such events, and incidents of environmental collective action in this country during forty years of growth and development. The author analyses the mobilisation and framing processes undertaken in these... more...

  • The Transition to Sustainable Living and Practiceby Liam Leonard; John Barry

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 120.99

    The Transition to Sustainable Living and Practice" provides a series of insights into real alternatives to the current economic malaise, with an examination of key themes such as transition towns, traditional villages, new green financial concepts, the sustainable utopia, co-operative farming, sustainability and activism, ecofeminism, green protectionism,... more...

  • Global Ecological Politicsby Liam Leonard; John Barry

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 131.99

    Advances in Ecopolitics series presents a collection of environmental alternatives worthy of consideration in light of the ongoing economic downturn which has accompanied the latest incarnation of unsustainable practices. Each publication discusses a significant element in the environmental theory which now represents an important aspect of sustainable... more...

  • Sustainable Justice and the Communityby Liam Leonard; Paula Kenny

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 120.99

    Sustainable Justice and the Community is an attempt to locate justice in a workable and sustainable way within the community, introducing 'Sustainable Justice' as a key concept for the coming century. This volume is a critical examination of three key concepts which need to be understood for the management of today's flexible and fluid... more...

  • Sustainable Politics and the Crisis of the Peripheriesby Liam Leonard; Iosif Botetzagias

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 120.99

    This book examines the impact of the economic crisis on peripheral European states such as Ireland and Greece. It focuses on governance, sustainable politics and environmental policies, within the context of accelerated growth and the subsequent economic downturn, and looks at the development of policies within an EU/EC context. more...

  • Transnational Migration, Gender and Rightsby Liam Leonard; Ragnhild Sollund

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 120.99

    This book examines the vulnerability caused by migration or rather the fact that the vulnerability of women may cause a forced migration and the ways in which this is dealt with by national authorities in affluent European states. more...

  • Environmental Movements and Waste Infrastructureby Christopher Rootes; Liam Leonard

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    As rates of consumption grow, the problem of waste management has increased significantly. National and local waste authorities seek to manage such problems through the implementation of state regulation and construction of waste infrastructure, including landfills and incinerators. These, however, are undertaken in a context of increasing supra-state... more...

  • The Sustainability of Restorative Justiceby Liam Leonard; Paula Kenny

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 120.99

    Restorative justice is a concept which could have significant implications for both the law and social regulation. In this book, the authors give an insight to how the introduction of these techniques has been received in the Republic of Ireland, shedding light on what could be the key to developing new responses to crime. more...

  • Occupy the Earthby Liam Leonard; Sya Buryn Kedzior

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 141.99

    Concerns about environmental risks have focused the minds of a generation. New movements are emerging to challenge those who would put profits before the planet. This volume represents the cutting edge of international research on global environmental movements and contributes to the on-going debates which may shape our future. more...