Ecological Economics

Book Name : Ecological Economics_x000D_
Political Economics for Social and Environmental Development

By by Peter Soderbaum

Sub Title : Political Economics for Social and Environmental Development

Written by : by Peter Soderbaum

Subject Category : Economics

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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. Taylor and Francis; November 2013 ISBN 9781134198269 Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format Title: Ecological Economics Author: Peter Soderbaum Imprint: Routledge Subject categories Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Economic growth, development, planning Business > Economics Business > Environmental Economics Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Labor. Work. Working class > Industrial hygiene. Industrial welfare ISBNs 1134198264 9781853836855 9781134198269 9781134198337 In The Press 'Not every economist will agree with Soderbaum's views, but they will certainly have much to learn from him.'Journal of Economic Issues'Compares the neoclassical perspective on the environment with an alternative or complementary perspective that can enhance our ability to deal fruitfully with current issues.'Journal of Economic Literature

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Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Economic growth, development, planning Business - Economics Business - Environmental Economics Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Labor. Work. Working class - Industrial hygiene. Industrial welfare

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1134198264 - 9781853836855 - 9781134198269 - 9781134198337

In The Press:

'Not every economist will agree with Soderbaum's views, but they will certainly have much to learn from him.'Journal of Economic Issues'Compares the neoclassical perspective on the environment with an alternative or complementary perspective that can enhance our ability to deal fruitfully with current issues.'Journal of Economic Literature

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Routledge