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  • Science and Public Policyby A. Kellow

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00

    Argues that the virtual nature of much environmental science and the application of non-science principles such as the precautionary principle facilitate the virtuous corruption of environmental science. This book illustrates that the problem is widespread than this area alone would suggest and is common in the important field of climate science. more...

  • Conflicts in Environmental Regulation and the Internationalisation of the Stateby Ulrich Brand; Christoph Görg; Joachim Hirsch; Markus Wissen

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95

    This book examines the global regulation of biodiversity politics through the UN UNConvention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the WTO and other international treaties. Using historical-materialist state and regulation theory, it assesses how the discourse and politics of sustainable development have contributed to the internationalisation of the state.... more...

  • The Environment and International Relationsby Kate O'Neill

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    This textbook enables students to apply the theory and approach of International Relations to environmental challenges facing a complex international political system. more...

  • OECD Studies on Environmental Innovationby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 49.00

    This report presents three case studies to illustrate the relationship between environmental policy and technological innovation.  The case studies cover abatement technologies for wastewater effluent from pulp production, abatement of motor vehicle emissions, and development of renewable energy technologies. On the basis of patent data, the nature,... more...

  • Development Policy as a Way to Manage Climate Change Risksby Bert Metz; M Kok J T

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The integration of development and climate objectives is increasingly recognized as significant in research and policy making. In practice, some development aims, such as poverty alleviation, enhancing energy security and access or improving health, also have potential climate benefits. The challenge is to find a broadly applicable range of effective... more...

  • Understanding Environmental Issuesby Susan Buckingham; Mike Turner

    SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 54.00

    A cutting-edge, accessible and highly pedagogic integration of natural and social science in an area recieving unprecedented levels of interest. Includes plenty of case studies. High adoption potential in undergraduate Geography courses. more...

  • Strategic Environmental Assessment for Policiesby Kulsum Ahmed

    World Bank Publications 2008; US$ 9.99

    Environmentally and socially sustainable policies are essential for good governance. Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) is the key tool for integrating environmental considerations into policies, programs and plans. This book focuses on SEA applied to policies. Through lessons learned from previous use of SEA on policies, it draws lessons on... more...

  • Negotiating Environmental Changeby Frans Berkhout; Melissa Leach; Ian Scoones

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2003; US$ 40.00

    Global environmental change will be with us forever, but how it happens in the future, and with what effect on the planet and its peoples, depends to a large extent on how the international agreements, national politics and local actions play out. This collection assesses these interconnections. more...

  • OECD Environmental Performance Reviews, France 2005by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 63.00

    This book presents the results of a peer review of France's environmental policies and programmes. It systematically looks at environmental management (air, water, biodiversty), sustainable development, and international commitments. This edition includes a sectoral chapter covering energy. The book presents specific conclusions... more...

  • OECD Environmental Performance Reviewsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 61.00

    This review of the Slovak Republic's environmental conditions and policies evaluates progress in reducing the pollution burden, improving natural resource management, integrating environmental and economic policies, and strengthening international co-operation. The analyses presented are supported by a broad range of economic and environmental data. more...