Electronic Books

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The Palgrave Handbook of Development Cooperation for Achieving the 2030 Agenda Contested Collaboration

This handbook analyses the role of development cooperation in achieving the 2030 Agenda in a global context of ‘contested ...

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The Role of Smallholder Farms in Food and Nutrition Security

This book discusses the current role of smallholders in connection with food security and poverty reduction in developing ...

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NoIMG
The Sustainability of Agro-Food and Natural Resource Systems in the Mediterranean Basin

This book is focused on the challenges to implement sustainability in diverse contexts such as agribusiness, natural resource ...

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Towards Environmental Innovation Systems

The book brings together research communities from different disciplines and countries, and offers an exchange about theoretical ...

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Towards a Natural Social Contract Transformative Social-Ecological Innovation for a Sustainable, Healthy and Just Society

This book states that the endemic societal faultlines of our times are deeply intertwined and that they confront us with ...

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NoIMG
Towards a Sustainable Future - Life Cycle Management : Challenges and Prospects

The selection of case studies presents LCM as a business management approach that can be used by all types of businesses ...

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NoIMG
Transformation Literacy : Pathways to Regenerative Civilizations

This book brings science and practice together and inspires a global movement towards co-creating regenerative civilizations ...

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Tree Species Effects on Soils: Implications for Global Change

Almost 50% of the total area of Austria is forested, and the forests are dominated by commercially valuable stands of Norway ...

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Tropical Forest Ecology

Research in tropical forestry is confronted with the task of finding strategies to alleviate pressure on remaining forests ...

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Tropical Homegardens

This multi-authored volume contains peer-reviewed chapters from the world’s leading researchers and professionals in this ...

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Turning Hydropower Social : Where Global Sustainability ConventionsMatter

This book concerns footprints of the international environmental conventions in action. Hydropower projects have been selected ...

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NoIMG
Understanding Society and Natural Resources : Forging New Strands of Integration Across the Social Sciences

In this edited open access book leading scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds wrestle with social science integration ...

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Urban Transport Development

Urban Transport Development is a contribution to the ongoing global discussion on the future of urban transport. The main ...

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Vision 2050 : Roadmap for a Sustainable Earth

Hiroshi Komiyama's "Vision 2050" is a plan for paving a road to global sustainability. "Vision 2050" is built upon three ...

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Well-being, Sustainability and Social Development

This open access book examines more than two centuries of societal development using novel historical and statistical approaches. ...

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When Can Oil Economies Be Deemed Sustainable?

This book questions the stereotype depicting all Gulf (GCC) economies as not sustainable, and starts a critical discussion ...

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White Gold: The Commercialisation of Rice Farming in the Lower Mekong Basin

This book is about understanding the processes involved in the transformation of smallholder rice farming in the Lower Mekong ...

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NoIMG
Wicked Problems in Public Policy : Understanding and Responding to Complex Challenges

This book offers the first overview of the ‘wicked problems’ literature, often seen as complex, open-ended, and intractable, ...

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Workers, Managers, Productivity Kaizen in Developing Countries

This book explores how improving management techniques can support firms’ productivity and quality. Given its wide range ...

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e-Science Open, Social and Virtual Technology for Research Collaboration

This book shows the breadth and various facets of e-Science, while also illustrating their shared core. Changes in scientific ...

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