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Limits of Economic Knowledge – New Book

Limits of Economic and Social Knowledge by Stephen J. DeCanio (Palgrave Macmillan 2014) is now available in both Kindle and hardcover editions:  

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VALUING ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Methodological Issues and Case Studies Edited by K.N. Ninan, Centre for Economics, Environment and Society, Bangalore, India and Co-Chair, Panel on Methodological Assessment of Scenarios and Modelling of Biodiversity and Ecosystem (IPBES), United Nations, Bonn, Germany. Foreword by Robert Costanza … Continue reading

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Transdisciplinary Sustainability Studies: A Heuristic Approach

Edited by Katri Huutoniemi, Petri TapioRoutledge – 2014 – 216 pagesSeries: Routledge Studies in Sustainability Arising out of human-environment interaction, sustainability problems resist disciplinary categories and simple solutions. This book offers a fresh approach to practical and methodological concerns in … Continue reading

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Creating a Sustainable and Desirable Future

Just released – a new edited book titled: “Creating a Sustainable and Desirable Future: Insights from 45 Global Thought Leaders” that I think might interest you. The book offers a broad, critical discussion of what a sustainable and desirable future … Continue reading

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Power to the People

Just published – POWER TO THE PEOPLE – by Astrid Kander Power to the People Power to the People:Energy in Europe over the Last Five CenturiesAstrid Kander, Paolo Malanima & Paul Warde Cloth | 2014 | $39.50 / £27.95 | … Continue reading

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Sustainability Economics

An Introduction By Peter Bartelmus Published May 24th 2012 by Routledge Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics The book is a concise introduction to an emerging field within economics. Drawing on numerous disciplines, including environmental science, environmental and … Continue reading

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Good News for Ecological Economics!

The newly released Impact Factors show that Ecological Economics, the journal of the International Society for Ecological Economics, has again strengthened its position by an increased Impact Factor : 2.85  (UP from 2.713) If you’d like to see the most-cited … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy World Free Download

FREE BOOK DOWNLOAD Renewable Energy World and Other Adventures in Sustainability  By Roy Morrison Free Kindle download: http://www.ecocivilizationweebly.com/index.html

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Gender and Green Governance in Paperback

New in Paperback Gender and Green Governance The Political Economy of Women’s Presence Within and Beyond Community Forestry Bina Agarwal528 pages | 11 Boxes, 12 Figures, 94 Tables | 234x156mm978-0-19-968302-4 | Paperback | July 2013 (estimated)Also available as: Hardback Price: … Continue reading

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Enough is Enough

Today, I am happy to announce the work of two Center for Advancement of the Steady State Economy (CASSE) staff members, Rob Dietz and Dan O’Neill. They have published a new book, titled Enough is Enough: Building A Sustainable Economy … Continue reading

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Ecological Economics from the Ground Up

Ecological Economics from the Ground Up takes a unique and much-needed bottom-up approach to teaching ecological economics and political ecology, using case studies that focus on a wide range of internationally relevant topics, to teach the principles, concepts, methods and … Continue reading

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Economics for Environmental Studies

The new book by Alfred Endres and Volker Radke on Economics for Environmental Studies: A Strategic Guide to Micro- and Macroeconomics has been published by Springer in September, 2012. The book is meant both as an introductory text for undergraduate … Continue reading

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Peter Bartelmus’ Book: Sustainability Economics

Sustainability Economics An Introduction By Peter Bartelmus Published May 24th 2012 by Routledge The book is a concise introduction to an emerging field within economics. Drawing on numerous disciplines, including environmental science, environmental and ecological economics and optimal growth theory, … Continue reading

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Special Discount for Gender & Green Governance

Last chance for special discount! Oxford University Press Special Offer Gender and Green Governance – The Political Economy of Women’s Presence Within and Beyond Community Forestry by Bina Agarwal A personal copy of Bina Agarwal’s Gender and Green Governance (Oxford … Continue reading

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Oxford University Press Special Offer

Oxford University Press Special Offer on Gender and Green Governance The Political Economy of Women’s Presence Within and Beyond Community Forestry by Bina Agarwal     A personal copy of Bina Agarwal’s Gender and Green Governance (Oxford University Press, Oxford) at … Continue reading

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