Chelsea Green Publishing

Chelsea Green PublishingFounded in 1984, Chelsea Green Publishing is recognized as a leading publisher of books on the politics and practice of sustainable living, publishing authors who bring in-depth, practical knowledge to life, and give readers hands-on information related to organic farming and gardening, permaculture, ecology, the environment, simple living, food, sustainable business and economics, green building, and more.

Greenleaf Publishing

Greenleaf publishing Greenleaf Publishing is a fully independent publisher specialising in corporate responsibility, business ethics, environmental policy and management, future business strategy and practice, and sustainable development.


Sustainability Bookshelf

The University of Cambridge Sustainability Bookshelf.

In 2009, Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership, CPSL surveyed its alumni to generate a list of the most noteworthy and influential sustainability books of the last fifty years, a list later published as the The Top 50 Sustainability Books. For The State of Sustainability Leadership 2011 we invited our staff and Senior Associates to identify the most significant books of the past 12 months. In this article, Dr Wayne Visser, CEO of CSR International and Visiting Professor of Social Responsibility at Manheim University, Germany, comments on the new list comparing the emerging themes from 2010 with the earlier Top 50 listing.

Emerald Group Publishing

Emerald Group PublishingfEmerald Group Publishing

Founded in 1967 as an offshoot of the University of Bradford, Emerald Group Publishing has become the world’s leading scholarly publisher of journals and books in business and management with a strong and growing presence in disciplines including LIS, social sciences, engineering, linguistics and audiology.





Earthscan is now the Environment and Sustainability part of Routledge group.

Earthscan was originally founded by the International Institute for Environment and Development in 1987, and continue to publish in association with them and in partnership with a range of environmental and development organizations world wide. It is an independent company and the books and journals are distributed throughout the world.