Smart Methods for Environmental Externalities

Smart Methods for Environmental Externalities

by Gert de Roo, Jelger Visser


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409425441
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/16/2012
Series: Urban Planning and Environment Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.20(h) x 20.00(d)

About the Author

Gert de Roo, Jelger Visser and Christian Zuidema, all at University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface; Smart methods: methods in a changing environmental policy climate; Part A Context and Conditions: Developments in environmental policy: standards, remediation, politics and integrated environmental management; Diversity uncovered: a comparative framework for methods for environmental externalities; Methods in different shapes and sizes: variation for coping with varying circumstances. Part B Methods and Tools: Environmental zoning approaches: separating the ‘good' and the ‘bad'; Checklist methods: between quantity and quality; Quality perspectives: towards tailor-made area-specific solutions; 'Zip' methods:integrating by doing; Information methods: showing is knowing; Other methods: outside the box. Part C Relations and Reflections: The methods in relation to each other: going beyond descriptions; Reflection: what does it all mean?; Bibliography; Index.

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