3 edition of Politics of development and environment found in the catalog.
Politics of development and environment
|Statement||by Fukashi Utsunomiya.|
|LC Classifications||HD82 .U87 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 349 p. :|
|Number of Pages||349|
|LC Control Number||81132382|
Economic growth necessarily stresses the environment, but the amount of stress from a given amount of economic growth depends, among other things, on the pattern of goods and services produced, the population and resource base for agricultural development, forms of national political organization, and development policies. This book fills a growing gap in the literature on international development by addressing the debates about good governance and institution-building within the context of political development. Political Development returns the key issues of human rights and democratization to the centre of the development debate and offers the reader an.
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However, the draft Environment Impact Assessment Notification,released by the government in March, undermines all these gains, they claim. The notification codifies the process to identify and evaluate the environmental effects of proposed development and industrial projects.
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