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- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available
In this innovative book, Arild Vatn presents an overview of the field of environmental governance, from its theoretical foundations, to the major issues and practical applications. While having an interdisciplinary orientation, the main theoretical basis is in institutional theory. The book spans issues from the global to the local level and puts environmental... more...
- Zed Books 2016; US$ 39.95
While the notion of 'green growth' has become increasingly influential in economics and policy circles, its claims have so far received little in the way of critical analysis. Bringing together leading scholars of environmental policy and political economy, this book assesses the impact and viability of green growth policies and outlines the... more...
- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 7.99
Environmental politics is an established part of the political landscape, covering a host of different issues and impacting society, businesses, and individuals. Andrew Dobson explores the various actions, ideas, and dimensions that shape environmental politics - both on a local and global scale - and considers the role it will play in our future. more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 60.00
The 2009 United Nations climate conference in Copenhagen is often represented as a watershed in global climate politics, when the diplomatic efforts to negotiate a successor agreement to the Kyoto Protocol failed and was replaced by a fragmented and decentralized climate governance order. In the post-Copenhagen landscape the top-down universal approach... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 60.00
Providing its readers with a unique point of reference, as well as stimulus for further research, the Encyclopedia of Global Environmental Governance and Politics is an indispensable tool for anyone interested in the governance and politics of the environment, particularly students, researchers and practitioners. This comprehensive reference work,... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00
Since the Rio Earth Summit of 1992, sustainable development has become the major policy response to tackling global environmental degradation, from climate change to loss of biodiversity and deforestation. Market instruments such as emissions trading, payments for ecosystem services and timber certification have become the main mechanisms... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 114.95
Ideas about sustainability have changed considerably since the Climate Change Convention was agreed in Rio de Janeiro 20 years ago. This volume re-examines the concept of sustainability and considers what issues are now considered pertinent around the world. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 139.95
Many of our global cities are distressed and facing a host of issues: economic collapse in the face of rising expectations, social disintegration and civil unrest, and ecological degradation and the threats associated with climate change, including more frequent and more severe natural disasters. Our long-held assumptions about man and nature and... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00
The Arctic has again become one of the leading issues on the international foreign policy agenda, in a manner unseen since the Cold War. Drawing on the perspectives of geo-politics and international law, this Handbook offers fresh insights and perspectives on the most pressing issues, grouped under the headings of political ascendancy, climate and... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00
Inspired by F.A. Hayeks Individualism and Economic Order, this book also stands in contrast to the themes of that work, by emphasizing that collective action works differently from the way the market works. The chapters comprise papers written by James M.Buchanan, both with and without Yoons co-authorship, after the publication of his Collected... more...