Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 August 2013

336 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719069390

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Global warming policy in Japan and Britain

Interactions between institutions and issue characteristics

Shizuka Oshitani

Published by Manchester University Press

Issues in Environmental Politics MUP

  • Explores how different countries responded to the common policy imperative of tackling global warming
  • The first attempt to compare, contrast and analyse Japanese and British environmental policy
  • Discusses why their responses were similar in some aspects and different in others, taking Japan and Britain as examples
  • Looks at the effects of national institutions on policy and politics
  • Analyses the effect of corporatism in environmental and sustainable development policy

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