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  1. The Global Environment

    Institutions, Law and Policy

    By Norman J. Vig, Regina S. Axelrod

    All serious environmental threats are now international in scope and more than one thousand international environmental agreements already exist. Yet the prospects for international cooperation leading to the management of impacts on the planet remain grim. The Global Environment meets the need for...

    Published March 1st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Stakeholders

    Government-NGO Partnerships for International Development

    Edited by Ian Smillie, Henny Helmich, Judith Randel, Tony German

    This unique study from the OECD Development Centre presents a comprehensive review by independent experts of the relationships and division of responsibility between the 22 member governments of the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC), and NGOs from these donor countries, working in...

    Published February 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. The Green Web

    A Union for World Conservation

    By Martin Holdgate

    This text is a history of the world's oldest global conservation body - the World Conservation Union, established in 1948 as a forum for governments, non-governmental organizations and individual conservationists. The author draws on unpublished archives to reveal the often turbulent story of the...

    Published January 1st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Richer Futures

    Fashioning a new politics

    Edited by Ken Worpole

    In every area of life, traditional, centralized party politics has been failing and the seeds of a new form of political life are being sown. This is true in housing, health, education, consumption and transport, where public policy is attracting increasing criticism. In an age of social alienation...

    Published January 1st 1999 by Routledge

  5. Climate Change Cooperation in Southern Africa

    Edited by Ian Rowlands

    This volume, published in association with the United Nations Environment Programme, examines how co-ordinated action among neighbouring countries could reduce greenhouse gas emissions in ways which are environmentally, economically and socially beneficial. A framework is presented for analyzing...

    Published December 1st 1998 by Routledge

  6. A Guide to EC Environmental Law

    By Dorothy Gillies

    EC law is now a pervasive part of the legislation affecting business, government agencies, the voluntary sector and the individual citizen across the whole of the European Union. This uniquely comprehensive and accessible guide provides a simple and practical explanation of the most important...

    Published December 1st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Engineering Genesis

    Ethics of Genetic Engineering in Non-human Species

    Edited by Donald Bruce, Ann Bruce

    Few issues have aroused so much public attention and controversy as recent developments in biotechnology. How can we make sound judgements of the cloning of Dolly the sheep, genetically altered foodstuffs, or the prospect of transplanting pigs' hearts into humans? Are we 'playing God' with nature?...

    Published October 1st 1998 by Routledge

  8. The Transition to Sustainability

    The Politics of Agenda 21 in Europe

    By Timothy O'Riordan

    Edited by Heather Voisey

    The Transition to Sustainability 'details how all nations are repositioning their economies, their societies and their collective purpose to maintain all life on Earth, peacefully, healthily, equitably and with sufficient wealth to ensure that all are content in their survival.' From the Preface...

    Published September 1st 1998 by Routledge

  9. Trade and Environment

    Conflict or Compatibility

    Edited by Duncan Brack

    Can trade liberalization and environmental protection be pursued together, or do the two objectives inevitably conflict? The rapid evolution of international regimes and institutions is increasingly bringing such conflicts to the fore. A consensus, both on the extent of the clash, and on how it can...

    Published July 1st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Long-Term Stewardship and the Nuclear Weapons Complex

    The Challenge Ahead

    By Katherine N. Probst, Michael H. McGovern

    Decades of U.S. nuclear weapons production have exacted a heavy environmental toll. The Department of Energy estimates that cleaning up waste and contamination resulting from production activities will cost over $150 billion. Yet even once that money is spent, these sites will need long-term...

    Published June 16th 1998 by RFF Press