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The ecological modernisation reader : environmental reform in theory and practice

Author: Arthur Petrus Johannes Mol; David Allan Sonnenfeld; Gert Spaargaren
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
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Structural environmental reform by industries, governments, NGOs, and others is a worldwide phenomenon. This title focuses on this phenomenon. It includes a selection of some of the best published  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Petrus Johannes Mol; David Allan Sonnenfeld; Gert Spaargaren
ISBN: 9780415453707 0415453704 9780415453714 0415453712
OCLC Number: 690548422
Notes: Textes extr. de diverses publications, 1991-2006.
Description: 1 vol. (xvii-539 p.) ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Ecological Modernization: Three Decades of Policy, Practice and Theoretical Reflection, Mol, A.P.J., G. Spaargaren & D.A. Sonnenfeld Part 1: Foundations of Ecological Modernization Theory 2. The Origins and Theoretical Foundations of Ecological Modernization Theory, Mol, A.P.J., and M. Janicke 3. On Ecological and Political Modernisation, Janicke, M. 4. Ecological Modernisation: Beyond Scarcity and Bureaucracy, Huber, J. 5. Sociology, Environment and Modernity. Ecological Modernisation as a Theory of Social Change, Spaargaren, G., and A.P.J. Mol 6. Ecological Modernization as Cultural Politics, Hajer, M.A 7. Ecological Modernisation, Ecological Modernities, Christoff, P. 8. Ecological Modernization as Social Theory, Buttel, F.H. Part 2: Transformations in Environmental Governance and Participation 9. Transformations in Environmental Governance and Participation, Fisher, D.R., O. Fritsch, and M.S. Andersen 10. New Approaches to Environmental Governance, Janicke, M., and H. Jorgens 11. Environment and Participation in a Context of Political Modernisation, Tatenhove, Jan van, & Pieter Leroy 12. Democratic Ethics and Ecological Modernization: The Formulation of California's Automobile Emission Standards, Gonzalez, G.A. 13. Ecological Modernization, Risk Society, and the Green State, Dryzek, J.S., D. Downes, C. Hunold, and D. Schlosberg Part 3: Greening Life-Cycles and Life-Styles 14. Greening Lifecycles and Lifestyles: Sociotechnical Innovations in Consumption and Production as Core Concerns of Ecological Modernisation Theory, Spaargaren, G., and M. Cohen 15. Environmental Policy and Industrial Innovation: Integrating Environment and Economy Through Ecological Modernization, Murphy, J., and A. Gouldson 16. Ecological Modernization of Industrial Systems, Koppen C.S.A. (Kris) van, Arthur P.J. Mol 17. Sustainable Consumption: A Theoretical and Environmental Policy Perspective, Spaargaren, G. 18. Upstreaming Environmental Action, Huber, J. Part 4: Environmental Reform in Asian and Other Emerging Economies 19. Ecological Modernisation in Asian and other Emerging Economies, Sonnenfeld, D.A., and M.T. Rock 20. Contradictions of Ecological Modernisation: Pulp and Paper Manufacturing in Southeast Asia, Sonnenfeld, D.A. 21. Why Ecological Modernisation and Sustainable Development should not be Conflated, Langhelle, O. 22. Integrating Environmental and Economic Policy making in China and Taiwan, Rock, M.T. 23. Environmental Management for Industrial Zones in Vietnam, Tran, M.D.T., P.T. Phung, J.C.L. van Buuren, and V.T. Nguyen 24. Environment and Modernity in Transitional China: Frontiers of Ecological Modernization, Mol, A.P.J. 25. Shifts within Ecological Modernization in South Africa: Deliberation, Innovation and Institutional Opportunities, Oelofse, C., D. Scott, G. Oelofse, and J. Houghton Conclusion 26. Ecological Modernization: Assessment, Critical Debates and Future Directions, Spaargaren, G., A.P.J. Mol, & D.A. Sonnenfeld
Responsibility: edited by Arthur P.J. Mol, David A. Sonnenfeld and Gert Spaargaren.
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