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  • The Minimum Security Chroniclesby Stephanie McMillan

    Seven Stories Press 2013; US$ 16.95

    From the winner of the 2012 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award,   a character-driven tale about our threatened environment and the practicality of putting contemporary revolutionary strategy into action.  In The Minimum Security Chronicles , the latest long-form narrative from Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award?winning cartoonist Stephanie McMillan,... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Environmental Policyby Sheldon Kamieniecki; Michael Kraft

    Oxford University Press, USA 2012; US$ 169.99

    Prior to the Nixon administration, environmental policy in the United States was rudimentary at best. Since then, it has evolved into one of the primary concerns of governmental policy from the federal to the local level. As scientific expertise on the environment rapidly developed, Americans became more aware of the growing environmental crisis that... more...

  • Powerless Science?by Soraya Boudia; Nathalie Jas

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 34.95

    In spite of decades of research on toxicants, along with the growing role of scientific expertise in public policy and the unprecedented rise in the number of national and international institutions dealing with environmental health issues, problems surrounding contaminants and their effects on health have never appeared so important, sometimes to... more...

  • Protecting the Environment, Privatelyby Jeffrey Bennett

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2015; US$ 96.00

    Most volumes in the environmental economics literature consider the environment to be a public good and hence write out a role for the private sector in a source of supply. Yet there is ample evidence of the private sector being involved, driven both by profit and altruism. This book provides the necessary conceptual base for the inclusion of the private... more...

  • The Search for Environmental Justiceby Paul Martin; Sadeq Z. Bigdeli; Trevor Daya-Winterbottom; Willemien du Plessis; Amanda Kennedy

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    This is an extended and remarkable excursus into the evolving concept of environmental justice. This key book provides an overview of the major developments in the theory and practice of environmental justice and illustrates the direction of the evolution of rights of nature. The work exposes the diverse meanings and practical uses of the concept of... more...

  • US Climate Change Policyby Professor Christopher J Bailey; Dr Philip Catney; Professor Timothy Doyle

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95

    The United States is often perceived as sceptical, if not hostile, to the need to address man-made climate change. US government policy has undoubtedly disappointed environmentalists and scientists who believe more concerted action is needed, but a careful examination of the evidence reveals a number of policy actions designed to investigate, mitigate,... more...

  • Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation 2015by OECD Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2015; US$ 54.00

    This annual publication provides information on policy developments and related support to agriculture in OECD countries and selected partner economies, measured with the OECD Producer Support Estimate methodology. Countries covered represent about 80% of the global value added in agriculture. The report includes a general discussion on developments... more...

  • The Approaching Great Transformationby Joel Magnuson; Helena Norberg-Hodge

    Seven Stories Press 2013; US$ 18.95

    "A brave book by a smart person with a masterful command of economic theory." ?Publisher's Weekly How should we act and think economically in the world as the era of cheap oil comes to an end? The Approaching Great Transformation  begins to answer this massive question, focusing on the people and communities already at work on the transition:... more...

  • Carbon Pricingby Larry Kreiser; Mikael S. Andersen; Birgitte E. Olsen; Stefan Speck; Janet E. Milne; Hope Ashiabor

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    Carbon Pricing reflects upon and further develops the ongoing and worthwhile global debate into how to design carbon pricing, and how to utilize the financial proceeds in the best possible way for society. The world has recently witnessed a significant downward adjustment in fossil fuel prices, which has negative implications for the future of our... more...

  • Cities, Networks, and Global Environmental Governanceby Sofie Bouteligier

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95

    As a result of global dynamics?the increasing interconnection of people and places?innovations in global environmental governance haved altered the role of cities in shaping the future of the planet.  This book is a timely study of the importance of these social transformations in our increasingly global and increasingly urban world. Through analysis... more...