Environmental Studies

Covering all areas of Environmental Studies from climate change, to energy policy, to sustainability, our list provides books from leading authors such as David Elliott, Benjamin Sovacool, Catherine Mitchell, Philip Andrews-Speed and Michele Betsill.

Our flagship series Energy, Climate and the Environment publishes some of the most cutting edge research in addition to stand alone research including the award-winning and best-selling Palgrave Pivot, Fukushima.

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    Rachael Ballard

    Global Head and Publisher
    Geography and Environment


    Rachael is responsible for the strategic development of the Geography and Environment book programme at Palgrave and commissions content across the broad spectrum of interdisciplinary subjects within this field. She welcomes proposals for both authored and edited monographs, handbooks, new series and Palgrave Pivots. Rachael has worked in academic publishing for almost 15 years and prior to joining Palgrave in 2015 she was responsible for the Earth and Environmental and Forensic Science book programmes at Wiley.