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  1. Transnational Environmental Policy

    Reconstructing Ozone

    By Reiner Grundmann

    Series: Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

    Transnational Environmental Policy analyses a surprising success story in the field of international environmental policy making: the threat to the ozone layer posed by industrial chemicals, and how it has been averted. The book also raises the more general question about the problem-solving...

    Published March 14th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change Economics and Policy

    An RFF Anthology

    Edited by Michael A. Professor Toman

    What are the potential adverse impacts of climate change? How can society determine the amount of protection against climate change that is warranted, given the benefits and costs of various policies? In concise, informative chapters, Climate Economics and Policy considers the key issues involved...

    Published March 6th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Mountain Environments and Communities

    By Don Funnell, Romola Parish

    Mountain Environments and Communities explains the background physical environment and then explores the environmental and social dimensions of mountain regions.This critical review of the concepts currently employed in mountain research, draws upon a wide range of examples from developed and...

    Published February 21st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Energy and Climate in the Urban Built Environment

    Edited by M. Santamouris

    Series: BEST (Buildings Energy and Solar Technology)

    Both the number and percentage of people living in urban areas is growing rapidly. Up to half of the world's population is expected to be living in a city by the end of the century and there are over 170 cities in the world with populations over a million. Cities have a huge impact on the local...

    Published January 31st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Effective Environmental Assessments

    How to Manage and Prepare NEPA EAs

    By Charles Eccleston, J. Peyton Doub

    Although upwards of 50,000 Environmental Assessments (EA) are prepared annually, the focus of the National Environmental Policy Acts (NEPA) Regulations is clearly on defining requirements for preparing environmental impact statements. Surprisingly, until now, there has been no authoritative and...

    Published January 14th 2001 by CRC Press

  6. The Emergence of Ecological Modernisation

    Integrating the Environment and the Economy?

    Edited by Mr Stephen C Young

    Series: Environmental Politics

    The Emergence of Ecological Modernisation offers a wealth of empirical research material from an international perspective, bringing together previously scattered sources for the first time. It addresses a series of theoretical issues that are of key contemporary relevance, such as the relationship...

    Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Fifty Key Thinkers on the Environment

    Edited by Joy Palmer, David Cooper, Peter Blaze Corcoran

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Fifty Key Thinkers on the Environment is a unique guide to environmental thinking through the ages. Joy A. Palmer, herself an important and prolific author on environmental matters, has assembled a team of thirty-five expert contributors to summarize and analyse the thinking of fifty diverse and...

    Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Environment and Business

    By Alasdair Blair, David Hitchcock

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This text examines how businesses and the environment interact. It is ideal for students with no previous knowledge of business studies. It examines in depth the ways in which business, industry, the physical environment, environmentalism and social change have evolved alongside each other. The...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Floods

    Edited by Dennis J. Parker

    Floods occur in most parts of the world and range from being welcomed annual occurrences, to natural disasters which have countless physical and societal impacts. Floods presents the most comprehensive collection to date of new research, providing a rich body of theory and experience and drawing...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Environment and Tourism

    By Andrew Holden

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    For many people, holidays are an increasingly central feature of contemporary western society. The tourism industry has expanded rapidly since 1950, but this book poses the significant question of consequent environmental impacts: are environments being benefited or damaged, by the tourist who...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge