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  1. Trading in Knowledge

    Development Perspectives on TRIPS, Trade and Sustainability

    By Graham Dutfield

    Edited by Christophe Bellmann, Ricardo Melendez-Ortiz

    An unprecedented surge in the scope and level of intellectual property rights (IPR) protection has been engulfing the world. This globalizing trend has shifted the balance of interests between private innovators and society at large and tensions have flared around key public policy concerns. As...

    Published September 30th 2003 by Unknown

  2. Science and Technology Advice for Congress

    By M. Granger Morgan, Jon M. Peha

    The elimination of the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) in 1995 came during a storm of budget cutting and partisan conflict. Operationally, it left Congress without an institutional arrangement to bring expert scientific and technological advice into the process of legislative decisionmaking....

    Published September 7th 2003 by RFF Press

  3. Promise and Performance Of Environmental Conflict Resolution

    Environmental conflict resolution (ECR) is a process of negotiation that allows stakeholders in a dispute to reach a mutually satisfactory agreement on their own terms. The tools of ECR, such as facilitation, mediation, and conflict assessment, suggest that it fits well with other ideas for...

    Published July 31st 2003 by RFF Press

  4. The 2030 Spike

    Countdown to Global Catastrophe

    By Colin Mason

    The clock is relentlessly ticking! Our world teeters on a knife-edge between a peaceful and prosperous future for all, and a dark winter of death and destruction that threatens to smother the light of civilization. Within 30 years, in the 2030 decade, six powerful 'drivers' will converge with...

    Published July 31st 2003 by Unknown

  5. The Planetary Bargain

    Corporate Social Responsibility Matters

    By Michael Hopkins

    Corporate scandals and lack of confidence in our largest institutions mean that corporate social responsibility (CSR) now matters more than ever. Encroaching on CSR are concepts such as corporate sustainability and corporate citizenship, and older concerns with business ethics, business in society...

    Published May 31st 2003 by Unknown

  6. Worlds Apart

    Civil Society and the Battle for Ethical Globalization

    Edited by John Clark

    Globalization is one of the most politically charged issues of our time. This book aims to bridge the divide between its advocates and its critics, but, rather than trying to find middle ground, the author looks at globalization through the lens of poor people and poor countries, arguing for a...

    Published May 31st 2003 by Unknown

  7. Globalizing Civic Engagement

    Civil Society and Transnational Action

    Edited by John Clark

    'Informative and useful.' Development and Change Until recently, most civil society organizations (CSOs) operated at national or local levels. However, new global organizations and networks are increasingly emerging. This book examines what CSOs can achieve, and the barriers they face, when they...

    Published May 31st 2003 by Unknown

  8. Changing Landscapes

    The Development of the International Tropical Timber Organization and Its Influence on Tropical Forest Management

    By Duncan Poore

    This is the history of the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO); its aims, policies and achievements, through drawing on contemporary records and the author's own wide experience. The book uses examination of past successes and failures to formulate a 21st-century agenda for the most...

    Published April 30th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Law Against Genocide

    Cosmopolitan Trials

    By David Hirsh

    Bringing a sociologist's insight to legal institutions and narratives, this book is an innovative and timely sociological contribution to current concerns regarding critical cosmopolitanism, human rights and crimes against humanity....

    Published April 3rd 2003 by Routledge-Cavendish

  10. Understanding Environmental Policy Processes

    Cases from Africa

    By James Keeley

    Edited by Ian Scoones

    A critical analysis of the post-Rio consensus on environment and development which questions the role of particular forms of internationalized elite scientific expertise. It asks why certain understandings of environmental change stick with such tenacity. In exploring this, the authors unravel the...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Unknown