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Environmental politics in Japan

networks of power and protest
  • 418 Pages
  • 3.36 MB
  • English
Cambridge University Press , Cambridge, UK, New York
Environmentalism -- Japan., Environmental policy -- Japan., Human ecology -- Political aspects -- J



StatementJeffrey Broadbent.
LC ClassificationsGE199.J3 B76 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 418 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL677961M
ISBN 100521564247
LC Control Number97024297

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Asian Journal of Political Science 'Schreurs successfully portrays slight yet distinct differences in the environmental polices of the three counties by utilizing a comparative case study Cited by: Browse the list of issues and latest articles from Environmental Politics. List of issues Latest articles Partial Access; Volume 29 Volume 28 Volume 27 Volume 26 Volume 25 Volume 24 Volume 23 Volume 22 Volume 21 Volume 20 Volume 19 Volume 18 The broad aim of this book is to provide an introduction to environmental politics that covers all three aspects of this rapidly expanding subject.

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By analysing this important new phenomenon, it sheds light on the changing nature of Japan’s environmental policy and politics, and shows how the links between global strategies, national mandates and local action serve as an influential factor in Japan’s changing structures of environmental governance.

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For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world's most pressing environmental issues. This new edition continues this tradition while covering critical new developments in the field.

Through case studies on key issues such as climate change, toxic chemicals, and biodiversity. ‘A gold mine of information, this book gives a balanced, comprehensive, and authoritative analysis of Japan’s environmental policy and candidly covers both its considerable achievements and persistent limitations.

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Miranda A. Schreurs is Director of the Environmental Policy Research Institute and Professor of Comparative Politics at the Free University of Berlin.

Prior to this she was Associate Professor in the Department of Government and Politics, University of Maryland. Her book Environmental Politics in Japan, Germany, and the United States () was recipient of the Harold and Cited by:   Table of contents.

Preface Illustrations Maps Introduction Chapter 1 Japan the Place Japan today; Geological process: geological pre-history, archipelagic history; Global Location: Japan's position in Eurasia, ambient ocean currents, north-south length, some human consequences Chapter 2 Forager Society Environmental context: sea level, temperature and.

The book begins with detailed historical reviews of the development of Japanese pollution control policy. It then covers the economic effects of pollution control policy instruments, the politics of Japanese pollution control policy, international influences on domestic Japanese environmental politics, and issues of policy design and.

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When Global Environmental Politics was first published, the environment was just emerging as a pivotal issue in traditional international relations. Today, the environment is considered to be a central topic to discussions of international politics, political economy, international organization, and the relationship between foreign and domestic policy.

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Japan Transformed: Political Change and Economic Restructuring. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, E-mail Citation» Using electoral reform in as a critical juncture, this book considers both the “old” politics and economics of the system of LDP dominance and the “new” politics and economics of post-reform Japan.

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Her book Environmental Politics in Japan, Germany, and the United States () was recipient of the Harold and Margaret Sprout Award, Honorable Mention given by the International Studies Association's Environmental Studies Section in Cited by:   This review article identifies five research themes in the study of international environmental politics.

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The past twenty-five years have. Environmental pollution in Japan has accompanied industrialization since the Meiji of the earliest cases was the copper poisoning caused by drainage from the Ashio Copper Mine in Tochigi Prefecture, beginning as early as Repeated floods occurred in the Watarase River basin, and 1, hectares of farmland and towns and villages in Tochigi and Gunma .Handbook of global environmental politics among the children’s generation and thereby intragenerational redistribution occurs.

For the findings to hold, the debt originally issued must be large enough and sufficiently widely spread so that a coalition of parents and children supports such a policy and does not renege on servicing the debts.Bad Water is a sophisticated theoretical analysis of Japanese thinkers and activists' efforts to reintegrate the natural environment into Japan's social and political thought in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth.

The need to incorporate nature into politics was revealed by a series of large-scale industrial disasters in the s. The Ashio Copper Mine unleashed massive .