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Environmental Health Perspectives. Global Environmental. Governance. By James Gustave Speth and Peter M. Haas. Washington, DC:Island. Global Environmental Governance. Front Cover ยท James Gustave Speth And Peter M. Haas. Pearson Education India, – pages. Written by Gus Speth, one of the architects of the international environmental movement, and accomplished political scientist Peter M. Haas.

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Written by Gus Speth, one of the architects of the international environmental movement, and accomplished political scientist Peter M. Editorial Reviews Review “With its concise but very thorough treatment of the inherently complex topic of global governance, whether focused on environmental or other issues, this first in the series sets a high bar for the ensuing books Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.

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Global Environmental Governance

James Gustave Speth is dean of the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and professor in the practice of environmental policy and sustainable development. Email Format html text. It examines ten major environmental threats-climate disruption, biodiversity loss, acid rain, ozone depletion, deforestation, desertification, freshwater degradation and shortages, marine fisheries decline, toxic pollutants, and excess nitrogen-and explores how they can be addressed through treaties, governance regimes, and new forms of international cooperation.

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Contents Introduction Toward Planetary Stewardship. He has served as a consultant to theU. The authors also present well-structured arguments of other international initiatives and negotiations that have not been as successful, and, as a result, many environmental problems continue to worsen, almost always as a consequence of economic and political interests promoted by special interest groups. Today’s most pressing environmental problems are planetary in scope, confounding the political will of any one nation.

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It examines ten major environmental threats-climate disruption, biodiversity loss, acid rain, ozone depletion, deforestation, desertification, freshwater degradation and shortages, marine fisheries decline, toxic pollutants, and excess nitrogen-and explores how they can be addressed through treaties, governance regimes, and new forms of international cooperation.

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Global Environmental Governance by Speth, James Gustave; Haas, Peter

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Reproduced with permission from Environmental Health Perspectives? Overall a solid copy at a great price! Global Environmental Governance is a concise guide, with lists of key terms, study questions, and other features designed to help readers think about and understand the concepts discussed.

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James Gustave Speth and Peter Haas. It mentions modern issues, and also mentions how past environmental acts have influenced certain acts today. Global Environmental Governance offers the essential information, theory, and practical insight needed to tackle this critical enfironmental.

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