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- Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 66.80
Hauptbeschreibung Die Untersuchung liefert eine umfassende Bestandsaufnahme und Analyse des planerischen Instrumentariums für den Schutz des Bodens. Vor dem Hintergrund der auch europarechtlich veranlassten Bedeutung planerischer Instrumente im Umweltrecht zeigt sich, dass das geltende Recht zahlreiche Ansätze für einen planerischen Bodenschutz enthält.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95
'An evenhanded, realistic and thoughtful approach to identifying environmental problems and management goals'Stephen Zavestoski, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies, University of San Francisco'...a theoretically advanced yet accessible treatment of environmental governance, drawing on an impressive range of material to investigate... more...
- Regnery Publishing 2010; US$ 27.95
No matter how President Obama spins his proposed environmental and energy policies, they all amount to the same thing: a power grab. In his new book, Power Grab , bestselling author Christopher Horner shows how Team Obama wants to take critical decisions about our energy and environment out of your hands and hand them over to politicians, extreme... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00
The new provisions of the German Energy Industry Act (EnWG) present new challenges for the operators of local and plant networks as well as of upstream service networks and energy utility companies. This study offers assistance to the reader in responding to many legal and practical issues. The new legal provisions are aimed indiscriminately... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95
After sweeping environmental legislation passed in the 1970s and 1980s, the 1990s ushered in an era when new legislation and reforms to existing laws were consistently caught up in a gridlock. In response, environmental groups became more specialized and professional, learning how to effect policy change through the courts, states, and federal agencies... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2009; US$ 80.00
This book assesses the recent growth and future prospects of private transnational environmental certification and standards regimes. Regimes of this type have proliferated in the last 20 years as businesses and environmental groups have sought to replace, or improve upon, traditional inter-governmental conventions and treaties. Recent theory and research... more...
- United Nations University Press 2005; US$ 30.00
More than 500 international agreements and institutions now influence the governance of environmental problems ranging from climate change to persistent organic pollutants. The establishment of environmental institutions has been largely ad hoc, diffused, and somewhat chaotic because the international community has addressed key environmental challenges... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00
The recent financial crisis of historical proportion has provided a natural laboratory to stress test our theories about how global financial markets and institutions work. The papers in this e-book provide results of some of these experiments related to different issues that arose from the crisis. The findings of these papers should be relevant to... more...
- SAGE Publications 1996; US$ 54.00
This wide-ranging and accessible contribution to the study of risk, ecology and environment helps us to understand the politics of ecology and the place of social theory in making sense of environmental issues. The book provides insights into the complex dynamics of change in `risk societies'. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 36.99
The proliferation of environmental agreements is a defining feature of modern international relations that has attracted considerable academic attention. Typically focusing on happy-end stories of policy creation, the cooperation literature often ignores issue areas where policy agreements are absent. Science and International Environmental Policy... more...