China s Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

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  • Author : Kristen A. Day
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 328 pages
  • ISBN : 1315497689
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China s Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

China s Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development
  • Author : Kristen A. Day
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 July 2016
GET THIS BOOK China s Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

China has been experiencing extraordinary economic growth for over two decades. Behind the remarkable statistics, however, it is facing a pressing issue: balancing its economic development needs with protecting its environmental resources. The environmental issue in China has a profound impact on the rest of the world as well, in such concerns as global warning and ethical and legal considerations about environmental enforcement. This book covers a broad range of topics, from specific environmental assessments in key sectors (i.e.

Environmental Consciousness in China

Environmental Consciousness in China
  • Author : Qiu Zhong,Guoqing Shi
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 23 May 2020
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Environmental Consciousness in China: Change with Social Transformation discusses the status of environmental consciousness within China from both an economic and political view. It then compares and contrasts the situation in China with Western nations. This is the first book that includes a comparison of urban and rural groups based on China’s unique modernization background. Considers China’s environmental record from an historical perspective Assesses the current state of environmental consciousness in China Discusses likely future trends in environmental

Environmental Protection Policy and Experience in the U S and China s Western Regions

Environmental Protection Policy and Experience in the U S  and China s Western Regions
  • Author : Sujian Guo,Joel Jay Kassiola,Jijiao Zhang
  • Publisher : Challenges Facing Chinese Political Development
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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"The UN Climate Conference in Copenhagen made clear that the fate of the planet rests in large part on the environmental policies of two superpowers: China and the United States. This volume could nut be more timely with its analysis and comparison of environmental policy in China and the United States."-Carlos Davidson, San Francisco State University "The strength of this hook lies in the contributors' shared and genuine attempt to explore the potential of mutual learning in environmental protection

Environmental Protection Policy and Experience in the U S and China s Western Regions

Environmental Protection Policy and Experience in the U S  and China s Western Regions
  • Author : Sujian Guo,Joel J. Kassiola,Jijiao Zhang
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 14 June 2010
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Environmental scholars and specialists from U.S. and China provide insightful comparisons and analyses of environmental protection policy and experience in the U.S. and ChinaOs western regions. A special focus is provided on the lessons of the U.S. experience for environmental protection in ChinaOs western regions, the biological and environmental challenges facing China in the western regions, and responses and strategies China has adopted in coping with them.

China Review 1998

China Review 1998
  • Author : Joseph Y. S. Cheng
  • Publisher : Chinese University Press
  • Release : 04 December 1998
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Critical reviews of various developments in China and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

The Quality of Life in Contemporary China

The Quality of Life in Contemporary China
  • Author : Peilin Li
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 06 March 2022
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This book introduces a multidimensional system that evaluates quality of life in China by pursuing a quantitative and analytical approach. A host of factors, including economic conditions and individual wellbeing, can affect people’s satisfaction with their lives. In addition to GDP-associated indicators, sociological and environmental factors are also relevant when it comes to evaluating quality of life. Providing a general framework, while also considering gender, education and geographical differences in assessing quality of life, the book offers policy suggestions

Environmental Governance in China

Environmental Governance in China
  • Author : Neil Carter,Arthur P.J. Mol
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 September 2013
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This is the first examination of how China is currently dealing with environmental problems and challenges, and of its successes, failures and dilemmas. This new book gives special attention to the development of ‘environmental governance’ in contemporary China, especially on the urban industrial and infrastructure sectors, showing how the rapid economic growth that has transformed China in recent years has major implications for the environment, as well as future economic development. Leading international scholars explore a range of key issues,

Chinese Environmental Governance

Chinese Environmental Governance
  • Author : Bingqiang Ren
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 December 2013
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In this edited volume, leading environmental policy experts from China, USA, and Europe provide a contemporary view of Chinese environmental policy, analyzing current discussions among various actors and agencies. The book covers a wide range of topics including the gap between national policy goals and their local implementation, cultural and social factors shaping political behavior, legal and political systems affecting environmental policy creation and execution, new societal forces participating in environmental policymaking and governance, and local state strategies tasked with

Environmental Activism in China

Environmental Activism in China
  • Author : Lei Xie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 06 August 2012
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Major environmental degradation is a serious problem for China as the country's economy continues to grow at a phenomenal pace. In recent years environmental organisations have begun to emerge in China, and in some cases have had remarkable success in affecting policies which would have had significant adverse impacts on the environment. This book, based on extensive original research, adopts a multi-disciplinary research approach to examine environmental activism in China, focusing on four cities. It analyses the nature, characteristics, strategies,

Environmental Education in China

Environmental Education in China
  • Author : Gerald A. McBeath,Jenifer Huang McBeath,Tian Qing,Huang Yu
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 31 December 2014
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China's environmental problems increasingly attract global attention, yet critics often overlook the sizable efforts of the Chinese people and government to change attitudes and behavior, in order to improve environmental outcomes. This much-needed bo

Climate Change Economics between Europe and China

Climate Change Economics between Europe and China
  • Author : Qing Pei
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 02 November 2021
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This book is the first attempt to highlight the Great Divergence between Europe and China from the perspective of environmental change. The author discusses the agrarian economy while considering the effects of climate change in both Europe and China at a long-term scale. The findings in the book supplement current knowledge and discussion on the Great Divergence across Eurasia. The book further aims to empirically review the climatic impacts on the human community in the past as the relevant historical

The China Questions

The China Questions
  • Author : Jennifer Rudolph,Michael Szonyi
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 15 January 2018
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Many books offer information about the world’s most populous country, but few make sense of what is truly at stake. Thirty of the world’s leading China experts—affiliates of Harvard’s renowned Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies—answer key questions about where this new superpower is headed and what makes its people and their leaders tick.

Governance of Biodiversity Conservation in China and Taiwan

Governance of Biodiversity Conservation in China and Taiwan
  • Author : Gerald A. McBeath,Tse-Kang Leng
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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Written in a readable and concise manner, Governance of Biodiversity Conservation in China and Taiwan makes an interesting contribution to the study of Chinese environmental politics. Kathleen Burton, The China Quarterly McBeath and Leng s work on contemporary Chinese environmental governance and conservation provides an excellent overview of the key issues in the People s Republic as well as a timely comparison with environmental issues in Taiwan. . . McBeath and Leng s book is written in an concise and readable manner

The China Environment Yearbook Volume 1 2005

The China Environment Yearbook  Volume 1  2005
  • Author : Congjie Liang,Dongping Yang
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 28 May 2007
GET THIS BOOK The China Environment Yearbook Volume 1 2005

"This yearbook from the publishing wing of CASS features voices of experts and witnesses from the People's Republic of China describing and commenting upon the environment and protection measures in the PRC in 2005. This work can also serve as a primary source for analysis of the political climate for NGOs and public intellectual and policy discourse China"--Provided by publisher.

Institutions Regulatory Styles Society and Environmental Governance in China

Institutions  Regulatory Styles  Society and Environmental Governance in China
  • Author : Carlos Wing-Hung Lo,Shui-Yan Tang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 August 2013
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During the past three decades of rapid industrial growth, China has suffered from devastating environmental degradation. Most scholarly and popular publications have painted a rather pessimistic picture about the worrisome trend. Yet a somewhat more optimistic view has emerged in the past decade given the Chinese government’s increased commitment to fighting industrial pollution, the public’s increased concerns regarding the adverse effects of pollution, and domestic and international civil society’s increased involvement in promoting environmental protection in China.