The Environment and NAFTA
Understanding And Implementing The New Continental Law

Pierre-Marc Johnson and Andre Beaulieu; Foreword by Victor Lichtinger

Two internationally-known experts discuss both law and policy as they examine the environmental implications of the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the related Noth American Agreement on Envirnmental Cooperation (NAAEC). Pierre...

430 pages
6 x 9

Greening the College Curriculum
A Guide To Environmental Teaching In The Liberal Arts

Edited by Jonathan Collett and Stephen Karakashian

Greening the College Curriculum provides the tools college and university faculty need to meet personal and institutional goals for integrating environmental issues into the curriculum. Leading educators from a wide range of fields,...

341 pages
6 x 9

Green at Work
Finding a Business Career that Works for the Environment

Green at Work, published by Island Press in 1992, was the first source of information to help nontechnical but environmentally concerned job seekers learn about career opportunities with environmental companies or within the newly emerging...

452 pages
6 x 9

A Survey of Ecological Economics

The emergent discipline of ecological economics is based on the idea that the world's economies are a function of the earth's ecosystems -- an idea that radically reverses the world view of neoclassical economics. A Survey of Ecological...

423 pages
6 x 9

Toward Sustainable Development
Concepts, Methods, and Policy

International Society for Ecological Economics; Edited by Jan van der Straaten and Jeroen C.J.M. van den Bergh

Toward Sustainable Development is a comprehensive and wide ranging exploration of the theoretical and practical aspects of the concept of sustainable development. Internationally known scholars present an in depth critique of traditional...

299 pages
6 x 9

Environmental Strategies for Industry
International Perspectives On Research Needs And Policy Implications

Edited by Kurt Fischer and Johan Schot

Many large firms and multinational corporations are beginning to develop innovative environmental strategies that acknowledge the fact that sound environmental policies can actually enhance economic competitiveness and increase market share....

399 pages
6 x 9

Not by Timber Alone
Economics And Ecology For Sustaining Tropical Forests

Not by Timber Alone presents the findings of the Harvard Institute for International Development study, commissioned by the International Tropical Timber Organization, that examined the economic value of tropical hardwood forests as...

302 pages
6 x 9

Energy and the Ecological Economics of Sustainability

John Peet

Energy and the Ecological Economics of Sustainability examines the roots of the present environmental crisis in the neoclassical economics upon which modern industrial society is based. The author explains that only when we view ourselves...

327 pages
6 x 9

Business and the Environment
A Resource Guide

Edited by Lawrence Molinaro and Allison A. Pennell

Business and the Environment includes more than 1,000 references to material from scholarly journals, government agencies, case clearing-houses, research organizations, trade magazines, and the popular press, offering a comprehensive...

382 pages
8.5 x 11

Environmental Investments
The Cost Of A Clean Environment

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Investments is a report of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. An invaluable reference for businesses designing compliance plans, it tells industry what to expect in the way of direct, out-of-pocket...

550 pages
8.5 x 11


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