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  1. Environmental Democracy

    A Contextual Approach

    By Michael Mason

    Through a wide range of case studies, Mason reveals just how sensitive we all must be to styles of power, vulnerability and resilience in any democratic transition to sustainability. This is a fine book.' Timothy O'Riordan, Professor of Environmental Science, University of East Anglia, and...

    Published June 1st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Discounting and Intergenerational Equity

    By Paul R. Portney, John P. Weyant

    The full effects of decisions made today about many environmental policies -including climate change and nuclear waste- will not be felt for many years. For issues with long-term ramifications, analysts often employ discount rates to compare present and future costs and benefits. This is reasonable...

    Published May 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  3. Social Trust and the Management of Risk

    By George Cvetkovich

    Edited by Ragnar E. Lofstedt

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Social trust is a crucial issue to many aspects of modern society. Policy makers continually aspire to winning it and corporations frequently run the risk of losing it. The 'trust deficit' raises vital questions and problems to which until recently there have been few answers or solutions. Experts...

    Published May 1st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Transnational Social Policies

    The New Development Challenges of Globalization

    By Daniel A. Morales-Gomez

    Addresses and analyses the increasing influence of transnational economic, commercial, political and legal policies on the national policies of developing countries. The text includes case studies from a range of developing countries in Asia, Africa and the Americas and analyzes the effects of...

    Published April 1st 1999 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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