Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development:Europe

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Alexander Mather, John Bryden
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2009
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Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review: Europe theme is a component of Encyclopedia of Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias.

This theme on Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review: Europe reviews initiatives and activities towards sustainable development in Europe such as: International Cooperation; Toward Sustainable Forest Management; Sustainable Mountain Development in Europe; Promoting Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development; Protection of the Quality and Supply of Freshwater Resources; Local Authorities' Initiatives in Support of Agenda 21 - Europe; Strengthening the Role of Farmers; Transfer to and within Europe's Rural Areas; Exploring Pathways to Sustainable Living: Emancipatory Environmental Education; The Development of International Agreements Covering the World's Forests; The Nature Of Peace and Security; The Ethics of Sustainability; Sustainable Transport in Europe; Resort Europe: The Limits of Mass Tourism and the Rise of Sustainable Practices. Although these presentations are with specific reference to Europe, they provide potentially useful lessons for other regions as well. This volume is aimed at the following five major target audiences: University and College Students Educators, Professional Practitioners, Research Personnel and Policy Analysts, Managers, and Decision Makers, NGOs and GOs.

Alexander Mather is Professor of Geography at the Department of Geography, University of Aberdeen, UK. His research interests are in rural land use and Environmental management, with particular reference to forest-related issues in Scotland, the United Kingdom and globally.

John Bryden is Professor Department of Geography, University of Aberdeen, UK

PRESENT POSTS

Research Professor, Norwegian Agricultural Economics Research Institute, Oslo, Norway

Professor of Human Geography Emeritus, University of Aberdeen, Scotland

Professor Emeritus, University of the Highlands and Islands, Scotland

Honorary Fellow, Rural Policy Research Institute (RUPRI), USA

Honorary President, International Rural Network

Consultant on Territorial Rural Policy and Renewable Energy, OECD, Paris

Table of Contents (18 Chapters)
  • 1. International Cooperation

    Trevor Salmon
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 2. Toward Sustainable Forest Management

    I.R. Hunter
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 3. Sustainable Mountain Development in Europe

    M.F. Price
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 4. Promoting Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development

    I.R. Bowler
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 5. Protection of the Quality and Supply of Freshwater Resources

    Susan Walker
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 6. Local Authorities' Initiatives in Support of Agenda 21 - Europe

    Paul Selman
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 7. Strengthening the Role of Farmers

    I.R. Bowler
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 8. Transfer to and within Europe's Rural Areas

    Gilda Farrell,Samuel Thirion
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 9. Exploring Pathways to Sustainable Living: Emancipatory Environmental Education

    A.E.J. Wals
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 10. The Development of International Agreements Covering the World's Forests

    I.R. Hunter
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 11. The Nature of Peace and Security

    Trevor Salmon
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 12. The Ethics of Sustainability

    Nigel Dower
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 13. Sustainable Transport in Europe

    Jon Shaw, John Farrington, and William Walton
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 14. Resort Europe: The Limits of Mass Tourism and the Rise of Sustainable Practices

    Gareth Shaw and Allan Williams
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 15. Progress Towards Sustainable Development in the European Union

    Robert Hull,Robert Donkers
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 16. Achieving Sustainability at the Regional Level with Particular Reference to the German State of Baden-Wurttemberg

    Ortwin Renn and Hans G. Kastenholz
      
    Price : US$7.50
    Volume : 1
  • 17. Sustainable Development Futures:A Selection of Swiss Academic Perspectives

    Beat Sitter-Liver, Günther Baechler, Peter Baccini, Hans Hurni, Dieter Imboden,Ruth Kaufmann-Hayoz and Hans R. Thierstein
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
  • 18. Reflection on the Concept of Sustainable Development:Progress in the Slovak Republic

    Zita Izakovičová and Július Oszlányi
      
    Price : US$15.00
    Volume : 1
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