Environmental Politics: Domestic and Global Dimensions / Edition 5

Environmental Politics: Domestic and Global Dimensions / Edition 5

by Jacqueline Vaughn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495007994

ISBN-13: 9780495007999

Pub. Date: 02/14/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Environmental Politics: Domestic & Global Dimensions takes the reader on a journey through the history, organizations, interests, and processes that shape U.S. and international environmental policy. The second edition has been restructured to allow for a more manageable framework, and revised to provide coverage of new initiatives, mainstream and alternative…  See more details below

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Environmental Politics: Domestic & Global Dimensions takes the reader on a journey through the history, organizations, interests, and processes that shape U.S. and international environmental policy. The second edition has been restructured to allow for a more manageable framework, and revised to provide coverage of new initiatives, mainstream and alternative viewpoints, and more on the environmental policymaking model.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495007999
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/14/2006
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
List of Tables
List of Figures
About the Author
Introduction1
Ch. 1A Historical Framework for Environmental Protection11
Another View, Another Voice30
Ch. 2Participants in the Environmental Debate37
Another View, Another Voice50
Ch. 3The Political Process67
Another View, Another Voice86
Ch. 4Public and Private Lands105
Another View, Another Voice116
Ch. 5Waste Management and the Global Toxics Legacy139
Another View, Another Voice157
Ch. 6The Politics of Energy169
Another View, Another Voice176
Ch. 7Managing Water Resources195
Another View, Another Voice206
Ch. 8Air Quality: Pollution and Solutions225
Another View, Another Voice236
Ch. 9Biodiversity255
Another View, Another Voice267
Ch. 10The Global Commons283
Another View, Another Voice286
Ch. 11The Human Explosion: Managing Population Growth309
Another View, Another Voice321
Ch. 12Emerging Issues in Environmental Policy331
App. AMajor U.S. Environmental Legislation, 1947-2002343
App. BMajor International Environmental Agreements, 1900-2002347
App. CEnvironmental Film Resources349
Index353

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