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Sustainable development and U.S. NGO approaches to political economy

a case study of trade-related congressional hearings

by Robert G. Carey

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Developing countries.,
  • Sustainable development -- Political aspects -- United States.,
  • Non-governmental organizations -- United States.,
  • Economic development -- Political aspects -- United States.,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Environmental policy -- International cooperation.,
  • United States -- Commercial policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert G. Carey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 94 leaves :
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13593273M

      Awareness of the environmental implications of different development strategies has grown significantly since the early s. Although much destruction is still being wrought, there are at last hopeful signs that some major multilateral development agencies, governments, and NGOs, are beginning to adopt more environmentally sensitive by:   Axelsson R, Angelstam P, Elbakidze M, Stryamets N, Johansson K-E. Sustainable development and sustainability: Landscape approach as a practical interpretation of principles and implementation concepts. Journal of Landscape Ecology. ; – doi: /v Baker S. Environment and sustainable by:


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