Ecological Economics: A Political Economics Approach to Environment and Development

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Earthscan, 2000 - 152 עמודים
Ecological economics seeks to socially construct a political economics which will deal successfully with environmental problems and make the individual more visible in economic analysis. The author describes the principles, strategies and instruments of social change for key players - governmental agencies, business corporations, environmental and religious organizations and universities - and underlines their responsibilities in the market economy. Peter S derbaum emphasizes the need to articulate ideologies, worldviews, ethics and related scientific perspectives as part of economics, and the importance of pluralism and democratic decision making. His account of the theories and means that will brings us closer to a sustainable society consider tools such as environmental impact assessment (EIA) and describes success indicators such as environmental labelling and environmental management systems (EMS). It highlights strategies and policies that facilitate social change and sets out future agendas for the individual actors in political economics.
 

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Ecological Economics
18
The Political Economic Person and the Political Economic
32
Economics Efficiency and Ideological Orientation
52
Political Ideologies Democracy and DecisionMaking
67
of interest
97
A Policy for Ecological Sustainability
106
Epilogue
127
References
135
Index
143
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מידע על המחבר (2000)

Peter P. Rogers is Gordon McKay Professor of Environmental Engineering and Professor of City Planning, Harvard University, USA. Kazi F. Jalal is a lecturer at Harvard’s Extension School and was Chief of the Offi ce of Environment and Social Development of

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