Environment & Sustainability: Environmental Policy

  • Taming the Anarchy: Groundwater Governance in South Asia book cover

    Taming the Anarchy

    Groundwater Governance in South Asia

    By Tushaar Shah

    In 1947, British India-the part of South Asia that is today's India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh-emerged from the colonial era with the world's largest centrally managed canal irrigation infrastructure. However, as vividly illustrated by Tushaar Shah, the orderly irrigation economy that saved millions…

    Hardback – 2008-12-15

  • Green Parties in Transition: The End of Grass-roots Democracy? book cover

    Green Parties in Transition

    The End of Grass-roots Democracy?

    By Paul Lucardie

    Edited by E. Gene Frankland

    When green parties emerged in the 1980s, not only did they question established ideas about nature and economic growth, they also challenged the 'iron law' of Roberto Michels that all parties inevitably follow a similar path towards informal concentration of power and oligarchy. Grass-roots…

    Hardback – 2008-12-10

  • International Business and Global Climate Change book cover

    International Business and Global Climate Change

    By Jonatan Pinkse, Ans Kolk

    Climate change has become an important topic on the business agenda with strong pressure being placed on companies to respond and contribute to finding solutions to this urgent problem. This text provides a comprehensive analysis of international business responses to global climate change and…

    Paperback – 2008-11-14

  • Cases in Environmental Politics: Stakeholders, Interests, and Policymaking book cover

    Cases in Environmental Politics

    Stakeholders, Interests, and Policymaking

    Edited by Norman Miller

    Like Norman Miller's companion text, Environmental Politics, this casebook emphasizes the struggle for power among stakeholders in environmental politics and policymaking. Whether examining recent legislation on energy policy, air pollution, endangered species, land use, or the politics of food,…

    Paperback – 2008-09-19

  • The Principle of Sustainability: Transforming Law and Governance book cover

    The Principle of Sustainability

    Transforming Law and Governance

    This book investigates how sustainability informs the universal principles used in domestic and international law. It calls for the acceptance of sustainability as a recognized legal principle which could be applied to the entire legal system rather than just environmental law and regardless of its…

    Hardback – 2008-09-19

  • Environmentalism in the United States: Changing Conceptions of Activism book cover

    Environmentalism in the United States

    Changing Conceptions of Activism

    Edited by Elizabeth Bomberg, David Schlosberg

    Environmentalism – defined here as activism aimed at protecting the environment or improving its condition – is undergoing significant change in the United States. Under attack from the current administration and direct questioning from its own ranks, environmentalism in the US is at a crossroads.…

    Hardback – 2008-09-05

  • International Environmental Governance book cover

    International Environmental Governance

    Edited by Peter M. Haas

    International Environmental Governance reviews the contentious approaches to addressing global and transboundary environmental threats. The volume collects together the most influential and important literature on the major political approaches to dealing with these problems, their histories,…

    Hardback – 2008-09-05
    The Library of Essays in International Relations

  • Sustainable Consumption, Ecology and Fair Trade book cover

    Sustainable Consumption, Ecology and Fair Trade

    Edited by Edwin Zaccaï

    This timely volume discusses the debates concerning sustainable consumption and the environment. Sustainable consumption stands as a wide objective that attracts a growing attention within sustainable development policy circles and academic research. The contributors examine a range of interesting…

    Paperback – 2008-06-10
    Environmental Politics

  • EU Emissions Trading: Initiation, Decision-making and Implementation book cover

    EU Emissions Trading

    Initiation, Decision-making and Implementation

    By Jon Birger Skjærseth, Jørgen Wettestad

    The EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) has been characterized as one of the most far-reaching and radical environmental policies for many years. Given the EU's earlier resistance to this market-based and US-flavoured programme, the development and implementation of the EU ETS has been rapid. This…

    Hardback – 2008-02-28

  • Design for Sustainability: A Practical Approach book cover

    Design for Sustainability

    A Practical Approach

    By Tracy Bhamra, Vicky Lofthouse

    Design for Sustainability is a practical approach to design which focuses on the challenges and issues faced by those designing consumer products in the 21st Century. It is written from a design perspective and aimed at both professional and student industrial and product designers, and those…

    Hardback – 2007-12-21
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Environmental Law and Economics, Volumes I and II: Volume I: Private Law and Property Rights; Volume II: Pollution, Property and Public Law book cover

    Environmental Law and Economics, Volumes I and II

    Volume I: Private Law and Property Rights; Volume II: Pollution, Property and Public Law

    By Robert Lee

    Edited by David Campbell

    The regulation of environmental pollution has long been a serious subject of study for scholars of economic analysis of law. This two volume collection explores central issues in the relationship between these two topics. It includes material on private law and property rights, presenting a…

    Hardback – 2007-12-18
    The International Library of Environmental Law and Policy

  • Environmental Policy book cover

    Environmental Policy

    Edited by Jane Roberts

    ‘Environmental policy’ has been defined as ‘a set of principles and intentions used to guide decision-making about human management of environmental capital and environmental services’. Although it draws on concepts from environmental philosophy and environmental politics (and from many other…

    Hardback – 2007-08-09
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

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