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Perspectives on environment and development

Perspectives on environment and development

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Published by Wiley in Chichester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementguest editors: John Harriss and Ian H. Rowlands.
SeriesJournalof international development -- vol.5 (6)
ContributionsHarriss, John., Rowlands, Ian H.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21279513M

Environment, Development, and Sustainability book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. As the human population continues to grow and /5(2).   About this journal. The Journal of Environment & Development (JED), peer-reviewed and published quarterly, seeks to further research and debate on the nexus of environment and development issues at the local, national, regional, and international levels. JED provides a forum that bridges the parallel debates among policy makers, attorneys, academics, business people, and NGO .

  "This book provides an excellent introduction to different perspectives of sustainability, covering a wide range of topics from key concepts and classic case studies to the emerging challenges to sustainability that we face, but ultimately with its emphasis on personal perspectives it encourages us all, as the title of the first essay says, 'to Cited by: 9. MFSO7JEHIDNN «PDF ~ Changing Course: Global Business Perspective on Development and the Environment (Paperback) CHANGING COURSE: GLOBAL BUSINESS PERSPECTIVE ON DEVELOPMENT AND THE ENVIRONMENT (PAPERBACK) MIT Press Ltd, United States, Paperback. Book Condition: New. New.. x mm. Language: English. Brand New Book.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Foreword / Nitin Desai The Environment-Development-Health Interface / Gurinder S. Shahi, Barry S. Levy and Garrick E. Louis [and others] A Historical Perspective / Gurinder S. Shahi, Lee Chen and Barry S. Levy [and others] Development, Health, and the Environmental Risk . Emerging Perspectives on ‘African Development’: Speaking Differently discusses numerous areas of interest and issues about Africa, including contemporary challenges and possibilities of development. The book critically engages the many ways of presenting ‘development,’ highlighting the interplay of tradition and modernity as well as contestations over knowledge production in ‘post.


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