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Title Global ecology : a new arena of political conflict / edited by Wolfgang Sachs
Published London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Zed Books ; Halifax, Nova Scotia : Fernwood Pub., [1993]
©1993

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Description xvii, 262 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Global ecology and the shadow of 'development' / Wolfgang Sachs -- Foxes in charge of the chickens / Nicholas Hildyard -- Politics of the UNCED process / Matthias Finger -- Landscape of diplomatic conflicts / Tariq Banuri -- Winners and losers in climate change / Klaus M. Meyer-Abich -- Making development sustainable / Paul Ekins -- Scarcity and sustainablity / Hans Achterhuis -- Competing notions of biodiversity / Christine von Weizsacker
Shaky ground of sustainability / Donald Worster -- Greening of the global reach / Vandana Shiva -- Resisting green globalism / Larry Lohmann -- Fallacy of ecomessianism: observations from Latin America / Eduardo Gudynas -- 'Gaia': the globalitarian temptation, interview with Guy Beney -- Sacred groves: regenerating the body, the land, the community / Frederique Apffel Marglin with Purna Chandra Mishra -- Village contradictions in Africa / Yash Tandon -- No nature without social justice: a plea for cultural and ecological pluralism in India / Smitu Kothari and Pramod Parajuli -- Towards green villages / Anil Agarwal and Sunita Narain
Analysis Community participation
Developing countries
Economic development -- Environmental aspects
Environmental policy
Environmentalism
International cooperation
Overseas item
Sustainable development
UN Conference on Environment and Development 1992
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (1992 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development 1992
Ecology -- International cooperation.
Ecology -- Political aspects.
Ecology.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental policy -- International cooperation.
Environmental policy.
Environmentalism -- International cooperation.
Environmental policy -- Germany.
Environmentalism.
Human beings -- Influence of environment -- Political aspects
Human ecology.
Political ecology.
Sustainable development.
Author Sachs, Wolfgang.
LC no. 93006158
ISBN 1856491633
1856491641
1895686296