Politics & International Relations: International Politics

  • Societal Responses To Regional Climatic Change: Forecasting By Analogy book cover

    Societal Responses To Regional Climatic Change

    Forecasting By Analogy, 1st Edition

    By Michael H Glantz

    This volume is an outgrowth of a project undertaken by the Environmental and Societal Impacts Group (ESIG) for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Policy Analysis to identify societal responses to extreme climate-related events in North America.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • Socioeconomic Impact Management: Design And Implementation book cover

    Socioeconomic Impact Management

    Design And Implementation, 1st Edition

    By John M Halstead, Robert A Chase, Steve H Murdock, F. Larry Leistritz

    The authors of this book present a comprehensive analysis of impact management for such large-scale resource and industrial development projects as power plants, mines, and nuclear waste disposal facilities. An overall framework for designing an impact management program is presented and specific…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • The Fitful Republic: Economy, Society, And Politics In Argentina book cover

    The Fitful Republic

    Economy, Society, And Politics In Argentina, 1st Edition

    By Juan E Corradi

    This book explains the varied political roles played by agrarian and industrial groups in the modernization of Argentina. It seeks to account for the attainment of a high level of social complexity that has not, however, been matched by steady economic growth or political stability. What have been…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • The Forever Fuel: The Story Of Hydrogen book cover

    The Forever Fuel

    The Story Of Hydrogen, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hoffmann

    In a world increasingly plagued by pollution, where limited availability of fossil fuels creates international tensions, and where global disaster from proliferating technology lurks on the horizon, the search for alternative synthetic fuels is no longer an idle scientist's dream—it is necessity.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • The Solar Energy Transition: Implementation And Policy Implications book cover

    The Solar Energy Transition

    Implementation And Policy Implications, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rich, Jon M Veigel, Allen M Barnett, John Byrne

    Solar energy is considered by many an attractive and practical option for America's energy future, one that is technically and commercially feasible as well as socially and environmentally desirable. Sun-generated power could meet upwards of 20 percent of U.S. energy needs by the year 2000—but only…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • The State And Capital In Chile: Business Elites, Technocrats, And Market Economics book cover

    The State And Capital In Chile

    Business Elites, Technocrats, And Market Economics, 1st Edition

    By Eduardo Bonilla Silva

    Chile emerged from military rule in the 1990s as a leader of free market economic reform and democratic stability, and other countries now look to it for lessons in policy design, sequencing, and timing. Explanations for economic change in Chile generally focus on strong authoritarianism under…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • Policy And Practice In The Management Of Tropical Watersheds book cover

    Policy And Practice In The Management Of Tropical Watersheds

    1st Edition

    By H. C. Pereira, H.C. Pereira

    This book describes the upper watershed technologies and quotes successful examples. It is concerned with the less researched and often less-tractable land-use problems of rural areas involving the management of croplands, plantations, forests, and rangelands.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02

  • U.S.-Mexican Industrial Integration: The Road To Free Trade book cover

    U.S.-Mexican Industrial Integration

    The Road To Free Trade, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Weintraub

    This book assesses economic cooperation and industrial integration between the United States and Mexico from the perspective of six specific industries—automobiles, computers, food processing, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, and textiles and apparel.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-28

  • Quality Of Life In American Neighborhoods: Levels Of Affluence, Toxic Waste, And Cancer Mortality In Residential Zip Code Areas book cover

    Quality Of Life In American Neighborhoods

    Levels Of Affluence, Toxic Waste, And Cancer Mortality In Residential Zip Code Areas, 1st Edition

    By Jay M Gould, Alice Tepper Marlin

    Information, never before available, on levels of affluence and the quality of life in every Zip code area in which Americans reside is contained in this book. The Council On Economic Priorities (CEP), a non-profit research agency committed to the exploration of issues of corporate social…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

  • Public Involvement In Energy Facility Planning: The Electric Utility Experience book cover

    Public Involvement In Energy Facility Planning

    The Electric Utility Experience, 1st Edition

    By Dennis W Ducsik

    Because the power industry is anticipating greatly increased generating capacity requirements in the 1990s, political controversy over electricity demand and supply is likely to return to--and perhaps surpass--the level of rancor experienced during the 1970s. This book seeks to bring together an…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

  • The Caribbean Basin To The Year 2000: Demographic, Economic, And Resource Use Trends In Seventeen Countries: A Compendium Of Statistics And Projections book cover

    The Caribbean Basin To The Year 2000

    Demographic, Economic, And Resource Use Trends In Seventeen Countries: A Compendium Of Statistics And Projections, 1st Edition

    By Norman A Graham, Keith L Edwards

    This book analyzes long-term demographic, economic, and resource-use trends in seventeen Caribbean basin countries. It points to the potentially destabilizing role of rapid population growth incorporating forecasting techniques to examine the impact of the factors for each country to the year 2000.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

  • The Exclusive Economic Zone: A Latin American Perspective book cover

    The Exclusive Economic Zone

    A Latin American Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Francisco Orrego Vicuna, Francisco Orrego-Vicuna

    Developed and implemented over a period of three decades through legislation and practice in the countries of Latin America, the concept of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) is the most recent of those incorporated into the body of international law resulting from the Third United Nations Law of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27

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