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  • Nature Conservation in Europeby Peter Bromley

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 145.00

    The Rio Summit has pointed to the urgency for the development of an international conservation policy; and the post-Maastricht debates in Europe have highlighted the need for the EU to reassess structural funding in nature conservation, as well as the influences on policy and practice. This book is a 'route map' through the legislative and policy frameworks... more...

  • OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Italy 2013by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2013; US$ 70.00

    The OECD Environmental Performance Review Programme provides independent assessments of countries’ progress in achieving their domestic and international environmental policy commitments, together with policy relevant recommendations. They are conducted to promote peer learning, to enhance countries’ accountability to each other and to the... more...

  • The Handbook of Sustainability Literacyby Arran Stibbe

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2009; US$ 18.38

    In this ground-breaking book, leading sustainability educators are joined by permaculturists, literary critics, ecologists, artists, journalists, engineers, mathematicians and philosophers in a deep reflection on the skills that people need to survive and thrive in the challenging conditions of the 21st century. more...

  • Entrepreneurial Knowledge, Technology and the Transformation of Regionsby Charlie Karlsson; Börje Johansson; Roger Stough

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00

    In recent years, policy makers have given much credence to the role of entrepreneurship in the transformation of regions. As a result, a new set of policy responses have emerged that focus on the support of new venture creation, small business growth and idea generation and commercialization. While there is a wealth of research about entrepreneurship... more...

  • Built to Lastby Jim Collins; Jerry I. Porras

    HarperCollins 2011; Not Available

    "This is not a book about charismatic visionary leaders. It is not about visionary product concepts or visionary products or visionary market insights. Nor is it about just having a corporate vision. This is a book about something far more important, enduring, and substantial. This is a book about visionary companies." So write Jim Collins and Jerry... more...

  • El desarrollo sostenible, el trabajo decente y los empleos verdesby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2013; US$ 16.00

    En este informe se abordan dos desafíos decisivos para el siglo XXI: lograr la sostenibilidad ambiental y hacer realidad la visión del trabajo decente para todos. En él se pone de manifiesto que ambos desafíos no sólo son urgentes, sino que están íntimamente relacionados y deberán abordarse de manera simultánea. more...

  • The Economic Geography of the IT Industry in the Asia Pacific Regionby Philip Cooke; Glen Searle; Kevin O'Connor

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 155.00

    The development of the information technology (IT) industry in the Asia Pacific region faces two challenges. Firstly, can its established physical, technical, regional and governance infrastructures be adapted to meet the challenges embedded in the set of products and processes created by the IT industry? Secondly, as this adaptation evolves, which... more...

  • Innovation and Regional Development in Chinaby Ingo Liefner; Yehua Dennis Wei

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 155.00

    Although China is now the ?factory of the world?, there is no reason to expect that it will always be content with manufacturing labor-intensive goods for foreign corporations. Scholars must now ask: What is the current level of innovation in China? And how can we face this challenge and renovate industrial production and innovation capacities in... more...

  • Oligopoly, the Environment and Natural Resourcesby Luca Lambertini

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    Industrial production and consumption patterns rely heavily on the intensive use of both renewable and non-renewable resources and the consequences for the environment can be serious. Following a long period of time where the profit incentives of firms have prevailed over preservation of the environment and the world?s natural resources, a new consensus... more...

  • The Value of Arts and Culture for Regional Developmentby Lisbeth Lindeborg; Lars Lindkvist

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 200.00

    In this new volume, 28 Scandinavian researchers and others who are active in arts and culture seek to answer the questions: What has been the effect of regional and local investment in arts and culture? And what positive and negative experiences have there been? This book describes and analyzes the extent to which cultural investments at local and... more...