Environmental Sociology

  1. Add to Wish List Governance for Sustainable Development

    Governance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by William M. Lafferty
    This book is an original study of the challenge of implementing sustainable development in Western democracies. It highlights the obstacles which sustainable development presents for strategic governance and critically examines how these...
    Paperback (May 2006)

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    Hardback (2004)

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  2. Add to Wish List Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Development

    Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Jan-Peter Voß, Dierk Bauknecht, René Kemp
    This book deals with the issue of sustainable development in a novel and innovative way. It examines the governance implications of reflexive modernisation – the condition that societal development is endangered by its own side-effects. ...
    Hardback (2006)

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  3. Add to Wish List Amenities and Rural Development

    Amenities and Rural Development

    Edited by Gary Paul Green, Steven C. Deller, David D. Marcouiller
    Amenities and Rural Development explores the paradigmatic shift in how we view land resources and the potential for development in amenity-rich rural regions. Amenity-based growth can lead to several paths, based largely on proximity ...
    Hardback (2006)

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  4. Add to Wish List Whaling Diplomacy

    Whaling Diplomacy

    Alexander Gillespie
    Whaling Diplomacy is the only book that addresses all of the substantive issues relating to the conservation of whales through the International Whaling Commission (IWC). It covers the law, policy, science and philosophy at the heart o...
    Hardback (2005)

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  5. Add to Wish List Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy

    Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy

    Edited by Andrea Baranzini, Philippe Thalmann
    Voluntary approaches (VAs) are increasingly implemented in different countries as the main instrument in environmental policies. The authors focus on the economics of (VAs), their advantages and disadvantages and how they compare with ot...
    Hardback (2004)

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  6. Add to Wish List Shrimp Farming and Mangrove Loss in Thailand

    Shrimp Farming and Mangrove Loss in Thailand

    Edited by Edward B. Barbier, Suthawan Sathirathai
    Through in-depth case studies of local communities in four distinct coastal areas in Southern Thailand, the authors are able to assess objectively the underlying economic causes, and consequences, of mangrove deforestation due to the exp...
    Hardback (2004)

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  7. Add to Wish List Economic Instruments of Pollution Control in an Imperfect World

    Economic Instruments of Pollution Control in an Imperfect World

    Tingsong Jiang
    In this book, Tingsong Jiang extensively discusses the wider issues of economic instruments of pollution control as well as paying specific attention to the control of carbon dioxide emissions in China.
    Hardback (February 2004)

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  8. Add to Wish List Global Warming and the Asian Pacific

    Global Warming and the Asian Pacific

    Edited by Ching-Cheng Chang, Robert Mendelsohn, Daigee Shaw
    This unique book examines the problem of global warming from the perspective of Asian Pacific countries. The unprecedented economic and demographic growth over the past two decades has increased the importance of the Asian Pacific region...
    Hardback (December 2003)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Economics of Water Management in Developing Countries

    The Economics of Water Management in Developing Countries

    Edited by Phoebe Koundouri, Panos Pashardes, Timothy M. Swanson, Anastasios Xepapadeas
    The increasing scarcity of water resources (in terms of quantity and quality) is one of the most pervasive natural resource allocation issues facing development planners throughout the world. This problem is especially prevalent in less ...
    Hardback (2003)

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  10. Add to Wish List Negotiating Environmental Change

    Negotiating Environmental Change

    Edited by Frans Berkhout, Melissa Leach, Ian Scoones
    This book by leading researchers presents a critical review of debates in environmental social science over the past decade. Three broad areas are covered in ten chapters: the problems of scientific uncertainty and its role in shaping en...
    Paperback (2003)

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    Hardback (March 2003)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Economic Valuation of the Environment and Public Policy

    The Economic Valuation of the Environment and Public Policy

    Noboru Hidano
    The importance of the hedonic valuation approach in public policy evaluation and environmental value estimation is now widely accepted. This book is especially designed to illustrate the basic assumptions of the hedonic approach and high...
    Hardback (2003)

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  12. Add to Wish List Status, Growth and the Environment

    Status, Growth and the Environment

    Kjell Arne Brekke, Richard B. Howarth
    Applied welfare economics proceeds from the assumption that preferences are fixed and independent of social context. Social psychologists and anthropologists, in contrast, interpret preferences as being strongly shaped by culture and the...
    Hardback (2003)

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