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  1. Lessons for the Future

    The Missing Dimension in Education

    By Dr David Hicks, David Hicks

    Drawing on the latest research in futures studies, this book provides new insights into ways of helping both students and teachers think more critically and creatively about their own future and that of wider society. It acknowledges the crucial role of education in helping young people understand...

    Published May 16th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Local Economic Development and the Environment

    By David Gibbs

    This book focuses upon the potential to integrate economic and environmental policies at the local and regional scale. Local initiatives are investigated within their wider economic and environmental policy contexts in order to illustrate both the constraints and opportunities for local policy...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Loving Nature

    Towards an Ecology of Emotion

    By Kay Milton

    As the full effects of human activity on Earth's life-support systems are revealed by science, the question of whether we can change, fundamentally, our relationship with nature becomes increasingly urgent. Just as important as an understanding of our environment, is an understanding of...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Problems in East-Central Europe

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Carter, David Turnock

    Series: Routledge Studies of Societies in Transition

    In this new edition, the progress made in the last decade to solve the environmental problems described in the first edition is assessed. The attempts to bring environmental legislation into line with West European norms is also described. Environmental Problems of East-Central Europe looks at air...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Land and Limits

    Interpreting Sustainability in the Planning Process

    By Richard Cowell, Susan Owens

    In a new and critical analysis, this book explores the impact of an influential idea - sustainable development - on the institutions and practices governing use of land. It examines the paradox that in spite of increasing attention to sustainability, land use conflict is as ubiquitous and intense...

    Published November 29th 2001 by Routledge

  6. The New Eco-Architecture: Alternatives from the Modern Movement

    By Colin Porteous

    The New Eco-Architecture builds a historical bridge between architectural science and design. It seeks to address neglected aspects of the Modern Movement as a prelude to supporting a diversity of architectural insight and experimentation aimed at twenty-first century environmental needs and...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Water Privatisation

    Trans-National Corporations and the Re-regulation of the Water Industry

    By Jeremy Allouche, Matthias Finger

    Setting the scene with a thorough introduction to water resource issues, Water Privatisation critically examines the new role played by Trans-National Corporations in managing and distributing water worldwide.Written from an organisational and institutional perspective, the authors propose new...

    Published October 18th 2001 by CRC Press

  8. Climate Change and Power

    Economic Instruments for European Electricity

    Edited by Christiaan Vrolijk

    'This book provides an essential guide to the challenges facing the power sector, but is equally enlightening to other industrial emitters, policy-makers and non-governmental organizations.' Charles Nicholson, Group Senior Advisor, BP The electricity industry is one of the main contributors of...

    Published October 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Methods of Environmental Impact Assessment

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Peter Morris, Riki Therivel

    Series: Natural and Built Environment Series

    Environmental impact assessment (EIA) is now firmly established as an important and often obligatory part of proposing or launching any development project. Delivering a successful EIA needs not only an understanding of the theory but also a detailed knowledge of the methods for carrying out the...

    Published August 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  10. Green Development

    Environment and Sustainability in the Third World, 2nd Edition

    By W. M. Adams

    This revised and updated new edition retains the clear and powerful argument which characterized the original. It gives a valuable analysis of the theory and practice of sustainable development and suggests that at the start of the new millennium, we should think radically about the challenge of...

    Published August 23rd 2001 by Routledge