Environment in the New Global Economy. Vol. 1 : Analytic Approaches to the IPE of the Environment. (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Environment in the New Global Economy. Vol. 1 : Analytic Approaches to the IPE of the Environment.

Author: Peter M Haas
Publisher: Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Pub., 2003.
Series: International library of writings on the new global economy, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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International environmental threats have commanded widespread attention since the late 1960s. A number of environmental disasters have galvanized public concern, and have reached the international political agenda following the emergence of environmental social movements in the industrialized countries.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter M Haas
ISBN: 1840640758 9781840640755
OCLC Number: 474192356
Description: 705 s.
Contents: Volume 1. Part 1 What is "the environment"?: historical perspectives on sustainable development, Clive Ponting; the earth as transformed by human action --
global and regional changes in the biosphere over the past 300 years, Robert W. Kates et al; the human ecology of global change, William C. Clark --
Part 2 Tragedy of the commons: the economic theory of a common-property resource --
the fishery, H. Scott Gordon; the tragedy of the commons, Garrett Hardin; no tragedy of the commons, Susan Jane Buck Cox; the tragedy of the commons --
twenty-two years later, David Feeny et al; protecting the commons --
a framework for resource management in the Americas, Elinor Ostrom --
Part 3 Power and leadership: geopolitics as theory --
historical security materialism, Daniel Deudney; to prevent a world wasteland --
a proposal, George F. Kennan; must it be the rest against the West?, Matthew Connelly and Paul Kennedy --
Part 4 the interest-based explanation of international environmental policy, Detlef Sprinz and Tapani Vaahtoranta; the politics of international regime formation --
managing natural resources and the environment, Oran R. Young; political leadership and regime formation --
on the development of institutions in international society, Oran R. Young; institutions for the earth --
promoting international environmental protection, Marc A. Levy et al --
Part 5 Radical political economy: environment and development --
the case of the developing countries, Joao Augusto de Araujo Castro; the limits to growth, Johan Galtung; environment and development --
the story of a dangerous liaison, Wolfgang Sachs --
Part 6 Domestic politics: lapsed leadership --
US international environmental policy since Rio, Robert L. Paarlberg; baptists and bootleggers for the environment --
the origins of the United States unilateral sanctions, Elisabeth R. DeSombre; understanding why governments in developing countries waste natural resources, William Ascher; building trust --
laying a foundation for environ.
Series Title: International library of writings on the new global economy, 1.

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