Green Issues And Debates

Author: Howard S. Schiffman
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412996945
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A valuable tool for students of all facets of ecology, the environment, and sustainable development, the volume fully engages the reader, inspiring further debate within the classroom.

Issues For Debate In Environmental Management

Author: Cq Researcher
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412978777
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The book begins with a feature article titled, "The New Environmentalism: Can New Business Policies Save the Environment?" and progresses through 16 articles of topics generally covered in environmental management courses, including global ...

Issues For Debate In Corporate Social Responsibility

Author: CQ Researcher,
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412977568
Size: 30.70 MB
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The book offers an insight into topics often covered in CSR courses and texts: organizational issues; economic issues; and societal issues. There are a total of 15 highly contemporary and data-rich articles in the collection.

Issues For Debate In Sociology

Author: Cq Researcher
Publisher: Pine Forge Press
ISBN: 1412978602
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For example, bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, which create networks of dedicated
lanes for high-speed buses, are much cheaper than subways but faster than
conventional buses that move in city traffic. By 2007 some 40 cities worldwide
had developed BRT systems, including Bogotá; Jakarta, Indonesia; and
Guayaquil, Ecuador. Many others are planned or under construction.32 Some
developing countries are planning entire green cities with walkable
neighborhoods, efficient mass ...

International Encyclopedia Of Environmental Politics

Author: John Barry
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135553963
Size: 76.40 MB
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Indeed we were keenly aware of the responsibility for compiling and
documenting a comprehensive encyclopedia of a rapidly changing subject. With
no other comparable encyclopedia upon which to draw, compiling, editing and
producing this present work was in part a voyage into the unknown, the mapping
of a new territory, and in part the bringing together, in one volume, of the diversity
of views, perspectives, issues and debates which together make up international
environmental ...

Environment And Tourism

Author: Andrew Holden
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415207188
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Considers the relationship that exists between tourism, society and the environment. It discusses how the tourism industry markets environments and suggests ways in which the economics of tourism can be adopted to aid conservation.

Green Development

Author: W. M. Adams
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134754493
Size: 50.82 MB
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Specificallv, these are: How do poverty and environmental quality relate to each
other? What impact do development actions have on the environment? Why is
the reform of development practice so difficult to achieve? These will be
considered in the remaining chapters of this book. Chapter 7 will focus on the
central issues in debates about sustainable development, the question of
environmental degradation, particularlv dryland desertification. What do we know
about threats to ...

Sustainable Development

Author: Mark Mawhinney
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405150947
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This book offers a clear overview of the debates and sets out the various theories, providing an accessible introduction for all who now need to understand how sustainable development affects their working practices.

Issues For Debate In Corporate Social Responsibility

ISBN: 9781483349190
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Curbing CEO Pay: Is Executive Compensation Out of Control? Buying Green: Does It Really Help the Environment? These are just a few of the provocative questions posed in Issues for Debate in Corporate Social Responsibility.

Foreign Aid And Emerging Powers

Author: Iain Watson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317928334
Size: 17.46 MB
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The chapter considered and outlined recent green growth policies from China,
South Korea and Japan, discussing motivations and outcomes and how these
models are now being used in the foreign aid debate and using the template from
Chapters 2 and 3. The chapter linked to wider issues of the climate change
debate, tensions between the development and developing world and the
implications of the green ODA debate for these policies on recipient countries.
Middle incomes ...