Environmental policy and developing nations / edited by Stuart S. Nagel

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Subjects: Environmental policy--Economic aspects--Developing countries
Pollution--Economic aspects--Developing countries
Sustainable development--Developing countries
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2002
LC Classification: H, HC
Physical Description: viii, 335 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Environmental Policy and Super-Optimum Solutions / Stuart S. Nagel 3
2. Bureaucracy and Environmental Policy in the Sahel Region of Africa: Strategies for Arresting the March of Desertification / Haile K. Asmerom 47
3. Natural Resources Management Policy in Africa: Implementation Challenges for Public Managers / Derick W. Brinkerhoff, James D. Gage 74
4. How People Think About Environmental Problems and Political Conflicts in Southern Africa / Helen E. Purkitt 115
5. The Earth Protection: The Theory, Technological Policies, and Practice in China / Ouyang Kang 165
6. Coastal Management in Asia: Are Programs Sustainable and Beneficial? / Alan T. White, Richard J. Tobin 178
7. Environmental Problems in Central and East European Countries: Possible Role of International Policy and Market Oriented Instruments / Jaroslav Stoklasa 203
8. Will Pollution Kill the Revolution? / John Maxwell Hamilton 215
9. The Bureaucratic Politics of Environmental Policy Formation in Brazil / Roberto P. Guimaraes 227
10. Ecotourism, Economic Development and the Environment in Latin America: A Policy Perspective / Michele Zebich-Knos 245
11. Politics of Environmental Protection: A Fiscal Analysis / Vandana Asthana, A. C. Shukla 271
12. The Economics of Technology Diffusion: Implications for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Developing Countries / Allen Blackman 288
Bibliography 307
Index 333
Additional Authors: Nagel, Stuart S., 1934-
Notes: LCCN: 2001044777
ISBN: 0786409584 (softcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Environmental policy and super-optimum solutions / Stuart S. Nagel -- Bureaucracy and environmental policy in the Sahel region of Africa : strategies for arresting the march of desertification / Haile K. Asmerom -- Natural resources management policy in Africa : implementation challenges for public managers / Derick W. Brinkerhoff and James D. Gage -- How people think about environmental problems and political conflicts in Southern Africa / Helen E. Purkitt -- The earth protection : the theory, technological policies, and practice in China / Dr. Ouyang Kang -- Coastal management in Asia : are programs sustainable and beneficial? / Alan T. White and Richard J. Tobin -- Environmental problems in Central and East European countries : possible role of international policy and market oriented instruments / Jaroslav Stoklasa -- Will pollution kill the revolution? / John Maxwell Hamilton -- The bureaucratic politics of environmental policy formation in Brazil / Roberto P. Guimarães -- Ecotourism, economic devleopment and the environment in Latin America : a policy perspective / Michele Zebich-Knos -- Politics of environmental protection : a fiscal analysis / Vandana Asthana and A.C. Shukla -- The economics of technology diffusion : implications for greenhouse gas mitigation in developing countries / Allen Blackman
OCLC Number: 47893435
ISBN/ISSN: 0786409584