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The new environmentalism? : civil society and corruption in the enlarged EU

Author: Davide Torsello
Publisher: Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2011.
Series: Urban anthropology series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on rich ethnographic work in both Eastern and Western Europe, The New Environmentalism? presents a range of case studies to explore the impact of corruption in EU-funded structural development projects. With detailed analyses of the forms and contexts of environmentalism, the book reveals the manner in which corruption is generated by the planning and implementation procedures of the projects, demonstrating  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Davide Torsello
ISBN: 9781409423645 1409423646 9781409423652 1409423654
OCLC Number: 743432648
Description: viii, 206 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Environmentalism --
Civil society : ambiguities and opportunities --
The ethnographic study of corruption --
Case 1: the motorway transport project in Povaská Bystrica, Slovakia --
Case 2: road transport development in the Czech Republic : the Brno-Vienna highway --
Case 3: railway transport project in north-western Italy : the TAV --
Case 4: the Budapest M0 ring-road --
Case 5: illegal waste export to Central Eastern Europe --
Conclusions : inside the green commando.
Series Title: Urban anthropology series.
Responsibility: by Davide Torsello.

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Drawing on rich ethnographic work in both Eastern and Western Europe, this book presents a range of case studies to explore the impact of corruption in EU-funded structural development projects. It  Read more...

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