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  1. Handbook of the Convention on Biological Diversity

    By Secretariat To The Cbd

    In 1992, at the Earth Summit in Rio, the United Nations adopted the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) to agree international measures aimed at preserving the vital ecosystems and biological resources on which we all depend. This is the official handbook to the Convention and presents all the...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  2. The Case Against the Global Economy

    And for a Turn Towards Localization, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jerry Mander

    The greatest political debate of our time is about the blind rush towards a single global economy, its consequences for jobs, democracy, human well-being and cultural diversity, and its impact on the natural world that sustains us. Its effects will be profound and irreversible, but globalization...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Urban Development and Civil Society

    The Role of Communities in Sustainable Cities

    By Michael Carley, Harry Smith

    Edited by Paul Jenkins

    The world's population is rapidly urbanizing but the affluence and development often associated with cities are far from equitably or sustainably distributed. Where it was once taken for granted that responsibility for urban development lay with the state, increasingly the emphasis has shifted to...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Biowaste and Biological Waste Treatment

    By Gareth Evans

    With growing public pressure and increasingly stringent environmental legislation, the waste industry is now being called upon to develop more sustainable methods of dealing with refuse. Coupled with moves to reduce reliance on landfill as a disposal route, biological treatment will increasingly...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Public Policies for Environmental Protection

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Paul Professor Portney, Robert N. Professor Stavins

    The first edition of Public Policies for Environmental Protection contributed significantly to the incorporation of economic analysis in the study of environmental policy. Fully revised to account for changes in the institutional, legal, and regulatory framework of environmental policy, the second...

    Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  6. Flexibility in Global Climate Policy

    Beyond Joint Implementation

    By Tim Jackson, Stuart Parkinson

    Edited by Katie Begg

    Since the adoption of the Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in 1997, the negotiation of policy responses to climate change has become an area of major research. This authoritative volume sets out the main debates and processes of joint implementation -...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Managing Sustainable Development

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Carley, Ian Christie

    In a world where environmental problems spill across political, administrative and disciplinary boundaries, there is a pressing need for a clear understanding of the kinds of organizations, management structures and policy-making approaches required to bring about socially equitable and...

    Published April 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. The Perception of Risk

    By Paul Slovic

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    The concept of risk is an outgrowth of our society's great concern about coping with the dangers of modern life. The Perception of Risk brings together the work of Paul Slovic, one of the world's leading analysts of risk, risk perception and risk management, to examine the gap between expert views...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Blueprint Series

    By David Pearce

    The Blueprint series, published in association with the Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE), addresses the key issues in environmental economics. Launched in 1989 with the seminal Blueprint for a Green Economy, the books have proved useful to policy makers and...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. The Daily Globe

    Environmental Change, the Public and the Media

    Edited by Joe Smith

    Arguably the greatest challenges facing humanity are environmental. However, they are routinely under-reported in the media. Pressure groups and governments trying to get information through to the public often blame the media, but the picture is not necessarily this simple. This text presents the...

    Published February 29th 2000 by Routledge