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1st Edition

Rethinking Environmental Management in the Pacific Rim

ISBN 9781138733404
Published November 25, 2019 by Routledge
180 Pages

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Book Description

This title was first published in 2002. Environmental degradation resulting from rapid industrialization has become a serious issue for the governments of Southeast Asia. This volume focuses on three interrelated factors in environmental management in Bangkok and other rapidly developing urban areas along the Pacific Rim: government policy and enforcement, non-governmental organization intervention, and community participation.

Table of Contents

1 Economic Growth and Urban Environmental Degradation in the Pacific Rim 2 Environmental Management Systems in Southeast Asia 3 Environmental Management Policies in Thailand 4 Environment and Community Participation 5 Environmental Governance and the Shadow State in Thailand 6 Lessons for Improved Environmental Management 7 Community Environmental Management in the Developing World

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Amrita Daniere (Author) ,  Lois. M Takahashi (Author)