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 ...

International Encyclopedia Of Environmental Politics

Author: John Barry
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135553963
Size: 47.72 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 ...

Green Development

Author: W. M. Adams
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134754493
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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 ...

Global Warming

Author: Kenneth Philip Green
Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780766016910
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Introduces the theory of global warming and the evidence of its existence, and examines possible causes and effects of the phenomenon.

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.

Transforming Adult Social Care

Author: Ann Marie Gray
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1847427995
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Parliamentary reports, academic work and other research and policy reports
have also addressed the direction that adult social care should take.This chapter
traces the major policy developments and debates in government reports
andWhite and Green Papers, lists the main shortcomings and problems that have
been identified and reviews the key points of analysis, and summarises the
issues for debate about future direction and delivery. Transformation,vision and
change agendas ...

Environmental Taxes And Fiscal Reform

Author: L. Castellucci
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230392407
Size: 65.34 MB
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It begins by setting out the case for Environmental Taxation on externality
grounds and then on macro-fiscal grounds. This is followed by a review of
proposed climate taxation in Europe and worldwide. Finally the paper concludes
with a discussion of the open questions and issues for debate. 2. - The
Theoretical Arguments For and Against Green Taxation As a Tool for
Environmental and Economic Policy 2.1 The Pure Externality Argument With the
onset of industrialization the range of ...

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.

Foreign Aid And Emerging Powers

Author: Iain Watson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317928334
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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 ...