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Environmental protection leader or laggard?

Sara Bjorkquist

Environmental protection leader or laggard?

an assessment of Canada"s international environmental commitments.

by Sara Bjorkquist

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Research paper--Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Toronto, 1997.

The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22459707M

FT Business Book of the Year — a lockdown reading list; how China moved from leader to laggard. including environmental protection, especially climate change, will have to make some room. the state of environmental policy. But this is precisely the purpose of this book, which can serve as an effective complement for a wide variety of texts in environmental economics, environmental science, and environmental politics courses, and can likewise serve as a central source for File Size: 29KB.

Environmental Protection Plan Sample (Selected pages - not a complete plan) Complies with UFGS 57 Good for both Military and Non-Military Projects. protection including environmental risks. The Environmental Protection Manager ensures that all . Part of the SAGE Reference Series on Leadership, this 2-volume set tackles issues relevant to leadership in the realm of the environment and 1 of Environmental Leadership: A Reference Handbook considers such topics as environmental thought leadership (environmental ethics, conservation, eco-feminism, collective action and the commons and what we have termed contrarians.

@article{osti_, title = {The environmental protection agency - asking the wrong questions}, author = {Landy, M K and Roberts, M J and Thomas, S R}, abstractNote = {Congress in dealing with legislative directions for the Environmental Protection Agency has not considered overall social policy, but has passed legislation dealing with specific problems of environmental pollution. 1. Introduction 2. The British Way of Environmental Protection I. British Way and 'Regulatory Style' II. Property in Land and the British Way III. The British Way on the Leader-Laggard Spectrum IV. The British Way and International Environmental Law V. Challenges to the .


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