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Environmental Sociology

  1. Add to Wish List Environmental Policy in Japan

    Environmental Policy in Japan

    Edited by Hidefumi Imura, Miranda A. Schreurs
    ‘A gold mine of information, this book gives a balanced, comprehensive, and authoritative analysis of Japan’s environmental policy and candidly covers both its considerable achievements and persistent limitations. Although this volume f...
    Hardback (2005)

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  2. Add to Wish List Whaling Diplomacy

    Whaling Diplomacy

    Alexander Gillespie
    ‘Gillespie’s book is a very valuable study of whaling, which adopted a holistic approach to the subject and which represents a very high standard of academic research. It strikes an excellent balance between theory and practice and there...
    Hardback (2005)

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  3. Add to Wish List Sustainable Consumption

    Sustainable Consumption

    Edited by Dale Southerton, Heather Chappells, Bas Van Vliet
    ‘This book offers an interesting contribution to debates on sustainable consumption, arguing for an approach that recognises how choices and needs are “socially produced” and mediated through infrastructures or systems of provision, rath...
    Hardback (2005)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Economics of Natural Hazards

    The Economics of Natural Hazards

    Edited by Howard Kunreuther, Adam Rose
    ‘Given the recent events and the ever present risk of natural hazards, this book edited by Kunreuther and Rose is a timely and useful contribution. . . this book is a worthwhile contribution to the Elgar reference collection and is compl...
    Hardback (2004)

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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
    ‘While in the context of pure environmental economic theory, national policies and cross-country evaluations by several international organizations voluntary agreements have been repeatedly assessed, an in-depth economic evaluation of vo...
    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
    ‘. . . essential reading for all who are interested in the ecological and environmental consequences of shrimp farming and its social impacts.’ – Clem Tisdell, Aquaculture Economics and Management In many tropical countries, mangrove fo...
    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
    ‘This important book by Dr Tingsong Jiang presents a framework for analysing the policies needed to tackle China’s myriad of local as well as global environmental problems. It is a rigorous and innovative volume covering theoretical and ...
    Hardback (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 well structured volume covers an important topic in a timely and comprehensive manner. The editors have brought together a knowledgeable and distinguished team of writers, who clearly articulate the Asia Pacific viewpoint on climat...
    Hardback (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
    ‘This book contains a good collection of articles about the economics and political economy of water management. . . This theoretical work is innovative and worth exploring especially when it is put in the context of problems and policie...
    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
    ‘An aphrodisiac to the tepid response of positivist social science. People are not merely actors, perpetrators and victims, in an environmental drama. The critical social theorists in this book constructively show us how people are impro...
    Paperback (2003)

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    Hardback (2003)

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

    Status, Growth and the Environment

    Kjell Arne Brekke, Richard B. Howarth
    ‘Economics has occasionally recognised, but usually ignored, the common sense truth that human well-being depends on many things other than absolute consumption or wealth. Key among these is the status gained from prosperity relative to ...
    Hardback (2003)

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

    The Economic Valuation of the Environment and Public Policy

    Noboru Hidano
    ‘I appreciate this book’s blend between theory and applications. It contains an informative review of the development of the theory of the hedonic price technique as well as an insightful analysis of the econometrics of the approach. Nob...
    Hardback (2003)

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