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High noon : twenty global problems, twenty years to solve them

Author: J F Rischard
Publisher: New York : BasicBooks ; Plymouth : Plymbridge [distributor], ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here, Rischard lays out a scheme for a new institution of global governance, which he calls 'global issues networks', which would function as extra-governmental bodies devoted to particular problems. They would monitor compliance with globally recognised standards.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J F Rischard
ISBN: 9780465070107 0465070108 0465070094 9780465070091
OCLC Number: 776015148
Description: xii, 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: J.F. Rischard.

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The most impressive idea to emerge from the recent World Economic Summit in Davos, Switzerland: a new approach to identifying and managing the world's twenty most pressing problems  Read more...

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"In High Noon, Rischard has supplied a much-needed call for careful thought and for action. We can now build on his extremely clear discussion of the major global issues facing the world today, of Read more...

 
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