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Dictionary and introduction to global environmental governance

Author: Richard E Saunier; Richard Albert Meganck
Publisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This dictionary and introduction to global environmental governance, written and compiled by two veterans of the international stage, provides a compilation of over 5000 terms, organisations and acronyms, drawn from hundreds of original sources.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard E Saunier; Richard Albert Meganck
ISBN: 9781844077502 1844077500 9781844077519 1844077519
OCLC Number: 299382128
Description: xxi, 457 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: Global Environmental Governance: An Essay (p. 3-38) --
Part Two: A Dictionary of Selected Terms, Concepts, Jargon, Acronyms and Abbreviations Used in Global Environmental Governance (p. 39-395) --
Bibliography (p. 397-409) --
Appendix 1: Water --
A Thematic Case Study in GEG --
Appendix 2: Selected Intergovernmental Environmental Agreements --
Appendix 3: Principles and Values of Global Environmental Governance --
Appendix 4: Major Civil Society Alternative Agreements --
Appendix 5: Documenting Governance --
Appendix 6: Random definitions.
Other Titles: Dictionary & introduction to global environmental governance
Responsibility: Richard E. Saunier and Richard A. Meganck.

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A dictionary and introduction to Global Environmental Governance (GEG) that provides a compilation of over 5500 terms, organizations and acronyms, drawn from hundreds of official sources. It includes  Read more...

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'Indispensable and illuminating... a virtual astrolabe for international environmental policy.' Tom Lovejoy, President, The Heinz Center for Science, Economics and the Environment 'A dictionary ... Read more...

 
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