Environmental Protection: Regulating For Results, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Environmental Protection

Regulating For Results, 1st Edition

Edited by Kenneth Chilton

Routledge

192 pages

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Description

This book presents a perspective on environmental regulation that is underreported in the national media. It addresses the need for environmental protection at two levels: analyses of ecological concerns and policy responses and general principles that apply to various environmental issues.

Table of Contents

Part One: Key Concerns 1. Municipal Solid Waste Management and Myths 2. Global Warming: Do We Know Enough to Act? 3. Battling Smog Part Two: Putting Environmental Risks in Perspective 4. Setting Goals for Environmental Safety 5. Managing Environmental Risks: What Difference Does Ethics Make? Part Three: Markets and the Environment 6. Does Capitalism Cause Pollution? 7. Making the Marketplace Work for the Environment

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General