Environment and Social Policy / Edition 1

Environment and Social Policy / Edition 1

by Michael Cahill
     
 

ISBN-10: 095335718X

ISBN-13: 9780953357185

Pub. Date: 12/07/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Focusing on human welfare and the environment from a social policy perspective, this text shows how environmental concerns are becoming increasingly central to policy-making and discusses the roles of central and local government in relation to environmental issues.
The Environment and Social Policy covers the following contemporary topics:

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Overview

Focusing on human welfare and the environment from a social policy perspective, this text shows how environmental concerns are becoming increasingly central to policy-making and discusses the roles of central and local government in relation to environmental issues.
The Environment and Social Policy covers the following contemporary topics: sustainability, Local Agenda 21, green ideas, environmental health, housing and urban development, food, work, globalisation. Each chapter starts with an overview of the topics and ends with a list of key points and a guide to further reading. Core concepts are clearly explained and illustrated throughout this text which provides students with a concise and up-to-date summary of what they need to know.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780953357185
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/07/2001
Series:
Gildredge Social Policy Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Sustainability and Social Policy 2. Sustainable Development: The Policy Response 3. Local Agenda 21 4. Green Ideas 5. Environmental Health 6. Housing and Urban Development 7. Food 8. Work 9. One World

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