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  • Environmental and Health Regulation in the United States and the European Unionby M. Smith

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2012; US$ 101.50

    During the first decade of the twenty-first century, the United States increasingly has relaxed its regulatory posture in the face of critical challenges to public health and the environment. This is true for regulation of recycling of end-of-life products, including autos and electronic components; potentially hazardous chemicals; and health claims... more...

  • Urban Cooperation and Climate Governanceby Jan Beermann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 61.14

    Jan Beermann addresses persistent research gaps in urban climate governance and North-South cooperation. He compares the form, processes and outcomes of four local climate protection projects conducted as part of German-Indian urban cooperation and explores the conditions associated with the success and/or failure in these initiatives. The study concludes... more...

  • Die Wasser der Gesellschaftby Herbert Willems

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 41.11

    Der Band versteht sich als ein soziologisch orientiertes Einführungs- und Lehrbuch zum Thema Trinkwasser, das bei zunehmender und facettenreicher werdender Relevanz sozial und sozialwissenschaftlich zunehmend fokussiert wird. Auf der Basis einer ausführlichen programmatischen Einführung von Herbert Willems versammelt der Band Beiträge, die in einem... more...

  • Dynamics of Energy Governance in Europe and Russiaby C. Kuzemko; A. Belyi; A. Goldthau; M. Keating

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2012; US$ 101.50

    Energy in Europe and Russia is in flux. This book presents a rich set of case studies for analyzing the complex and intertwined regional dynamics of multiple actors, levels, and policy fields in energy throughout Europe and Russia, with the aim of offering an alternative view to the prevalent geopolitical or neoliberal approaches. more...

  • International Relations in the Post-Industrial Eraby A. Natella

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2011; US$ 93.47

    The current emphasis on the greening of the world marks a beginning of a new concern for our relationship with our planet. This book states that we are entering into a new era - a transitional time in history in which the values of the industrial revolution are being replaced by a post-industrial consciousness. more...

  • Toward a Common European Union Energy Policyby V. Birchfield; J. Duffield

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2011; US$ 92.49

    Since the mid-2000s, the European Union has made unprecedented strides toward the creation of a common energy policy. This book takes stock of these developments, evaluating how much progress has actually been made and what remains to be done, what factors explain these recent advances and their limitations. more...

  • Wind Power in Europeby J. Szarka

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2007; US$ 92.49

    At a time when humanity is challenged by fossil fuel depletion and climate change, this book explains the development of wind power as a major energy growth sector, stressing the interactions between political, economic and social dimensions as the key to understanding public acceptability and uptake. more...

  • The Policy Process in International Environmental Governanceby S. Aggarwal-Khan

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2011; US$ 92.49

    This book questions the practices in the policy processes of international institutions. It looks at the formal and informal practices that are routinely undertaken as part of the structure of international policy processes, and analyses how people behave and with what outcome for international environmental governance. more...

  • Turning Down the Heatby H. Compston; I. Bailey

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2008; US$ 38.01

    This study analyses the politics of climate policy in a range of affluent democracies and at EU level in order to identify political strategies that would make it easier for governments to make major cuts in greenhouse gas emissions without sustaining significant political damage. more...

  • Global Environmental Negotiations and US Interestsby D. Davenport

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2006; US$ 92.49

    This book examines the question of why effective action has been taken to ameliorate some global environmental problems while no improvement has been made on others. This book provides a comprehensive typology of the potential costs and benefits of effective agreements and clarifies the leader's true interests on particular environmental issues. more...