Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 June 2008

480 Pages | 64 b/w illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195309454

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Foundations of Environmental Sustainability

The Coevolution of Science and Policy

Edited by Larry Rockwood, Ronald Stewart, and Thomas Dietz

  • A unique view of the development of evenironmental policy in the United States and abroad.
  • An original account of how conservation has been implemented around the world, but especially in Asia and Africa
  • An impressive review of forest and range management from the perspectives of those working in the United States and Africa
  • Examines the management of marine ecosystems, including discussions of fishing stock, marine wildlife, and marine mammals
  • Covers the problems of sustainable development throughout the world, including an extensive case study from Laos
  • An in-depth examination of global environmental policy including environmental ethics, environmental law and sustainability in the management of forests
  • Describes how global climate change will impact sustainability in the future

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