Examining environmental issues throughout the world, this reference title contains thorough definitions and explanations of terms relating to the environment. The volume includes detailed maps, an extensive bibliography and a Who's Who section, making this an essential one-stop reference work for anyone interested in environmental issues. Features of this title include: an updated A-Z section of key terms and issues surrounding the environment a comprehensive directory section organized alphabetically by country, listing main governmental and non-governmental organizations, both national and international a series of maps showing environmental features both regionally and world-wide an extensive bibliography of relevant periodicals a comprehensive who's who section of the leading personalities actively involved with environmental affairs. This new edition includes three revised and updated essays on The Politics of the Environment: 'International Environmental Politics and the State' a by Hugh Dyer 'International Organizations and the Global Environment' a by Hannes R. Stephan and Fariborz Zelli 'The Ethical Dimentionsof Global Environmental Change' a by Chukwumerije OkerekeTsinghua Univ., Beijing, Peoplea#39;s Republic of China 2008-; Pres. ... Volvo Environment Prize 1993, Tyler Prize for Environment 2000, John Heinz Prize for Public Policy 2001, gave acceptance speech for Nobel Peace ... HOLMGREN, David; Australian ecologist, business executive and author; Owner, Holmgren Design Services; b. ... Trees on the a#39;Ia#39;reeless Plains: Revegetation Manual for Volcanic Landscapes of Central Victoria 1994, Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyondanbsp;...
|Title||:||Environment Encyclopedia and Directory 2010|
|Author||:||Cathy Hartley, Gareth Wyn Jones, Alison Neale|