Subject Week: Environmental Sustainability

March 20, 2023
Subject Week: Environmental Sustainability

Learn more about how to interact responsibly with the environment and how to support the health and wellbeing of current and future generations.

We have selected some resources for you to explore the topic.


Print books:

André, R. (2020). Lead for the planet: five practices for confronting climate change. Aevo UTP. QC903 .A56 2020

Benn, S., Edwards, M. & Williams, T. (2022). Sustainability: a key idea for business and society. Routledge. HC79.E5 B4525 2022.

Figueres, C. & Rivett-Carnac, T. (2020). The future we choose: surviving the climate crisis. Knopf. QC903 .F54 2020

Gates, B. (2021). How to avoid a climate disaster: the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we need. Knopf. QC903 .G378 2021

Goodall, J. & Abrams, D. (2021). The book of hope: a survival guide for trying times. Celadon Books. BD216 .G66 2021

Hsu, Shi-Ling. (2021). Capitalism and the environment: a proposal to save the planet. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge University Press. HD75.6 .H78 2021

Lawrence, M. & Laybourn-Langton, L. (2021). Planet on fire: a manifesto for the age of environmental breakdown. Verso. GE140 .L38 2021

Liboiron, M. (2021). Pollution is colonialism. Duke University Press. JA75.8 .L54 2021

Mildenberger, M. (2020). Carbon captured: how business and labor control climate politics. The MIT Press. QC903 .M55 2020

Ray, S. J. (2020). A field guide to climate anxiety: how to keep your cool on a warming planet. University of California Press. GE230 .R38 2020

Rich, N. (2020). Losing Earth: a recent history. Picador. QC981.8.G56 R53 2020

Schneider, N. R. (2021). Ecopreneurship: business practices for a sustainable future. De Gruyter. HB615 .S36 2021

Servigne, P., Stevens, R. & Chapelle, G. (2021). Another end of the world is possible: living the collapse (and not merely surviving it). Polity Press. HM831 .S4813 2021

Sharma. R. R. (Ed.). (2021). Handbook of sustainable development: strategies for organizational sustainability. Business Expert Press. HC79.E5 H36 2021

Shue, H. (2021). The pivotal generation: why we have a moral responsibility to slow climate change right now. Princeton University Press. TD171.75 .S58 2021

Thompson, P. B. &. Norris, P. E. (2021). Sustainability: what everyone needs to know. Oxford University Press. HC79.E5 T484 2021

Tietenberg, T. & Lewis, L. (2020). Environmental economics: the essentials. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. HC79.E5 T526 2020

Tietenberg, T. & Lewis, L. (2020). Natural resource economics: the essentials. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. HC85 .T56 2020

Vince, G. (2022). Nomad century: how climate migration will reshape our world. Flatiron Books. GE149 .V563 2022

Wallace-Wells, D. (2022). The uninhabitable earth: life after warming. Tim Duggan Books. GF75 .W36 2020


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Bakkes, J., Cheatle, M., & Mzavanadze, N. (2022). Keeping the world’s environment under review: An intellectual history of the global environment outlook. Central European University Press. ProQuest Ebook Central

Bank, M. S. (Ed.). (2021). Microplastic in the environment: Pattern and process. Springer International Publishing AG. ProQuest Ebook Central

Hulley, V. (2020). Environmental disaster management. Delve Publishing. EBSCO host

Hulley, V. (2020). Introduction to environmental management. Delve Publishing. EBSCO host

Masciarelli, F., & Leonelli, S. (2020). Sustainable entrepreneurship: How entrepreneurs create value from sustainable opportunities. Emerald Publishing Limited. ProQuest Ebook Central

Naeem, S., Lipton, S. & van Huysen, T. (2021). Sustainable food production: An Earth Institute Sustainability Primer. Columbia University Press. EBSCO host

Krasny, M. E. (2020). Advancing environmental education practice. Cornell University Press. JSTOR

Krieg, C. P., & Toivanen, R. (Eds.). (2021). Situating sustainability: A handbook of contexts and concepts. Helsinki University Press. JSTOR

Rosales, J. (2020). Environmental impact assessment. Delve Publishing. EBSCO host

Wienhues, A. (2020). Ecological justice and the extinction crisis: Giving living beings their due (1st ed.). Bristol University Press. JSTOR

Weith, T., Barkmann, T., Gaasch, N., Rogga, S., Strauß, C., & Zscheischler, J. (Eds.). (2020). Sustainable land management in a european context: A co-design approach. Springer International Publishing AG. ProQuest Ebook Central

Yahara, T. (Ed.). (2021). Decision science for future earth: Theory and practice. Springer. ProQuest Ebook Central