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The Ecopolitics of Development in the Third World

Roberto P. Guimaraes

The Ecopolitics of Development in the Third World

Politics and Environment in Brazil

by Roberto P. Guimaraes

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Lynne Rienner Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development studies,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • The Environment,
  • Politics Of Developing Countries,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Brazil,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • History,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8575705M
    ISBN 101555872433
    ISBN 109781555872434

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      Introduction to World Economic Development. Herman Kahn [A predecessor volume], The Next Years, explored the theoretical feasibility of the proposition that while world population and gross world product cannot grow indefinitely at current rates, population should be able to increase by a factor of ten and gross world product by a factor of as much as one or two hundred without exceeding. Politics and Society in the Developing World This book is a welcome new edition – which completely updates and revises the very popular first edition, Politics and Society in the Third World. Mehran Kamrava has brought the book in line with the major changes in global politics, and the politics and social issues of the developing Size: KB.

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Equally a study of the ecological foundations of political systems and a detailed analysis of how a particular Third World political system, Brazil's, addresses environmental issues, this unusually engaging book explores the institutional and political dimensions of environmental problems in developing countries.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Political science and ecology: a necessary partnership --Ecology and the nature of the environmental crisis --The political philosophy of relations between human beings and nature --Ecopolitics in Brazil before --The beast and the beauty: growth and.

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GuimaraesManufacturer: Lynne Rienner Pub. The first section of the book gives a rapid overview of theories of ecological crisis and introduces the notion of ecopolitics; the second is a somewhat sweeping journey through Brazilian history from the colonial period to the present, looking at resource extraction, development policies, and especially the evolution of the technobureaucratic Cited by: Book: The ecopolitics of development in the Third World: politics & environment in Brazil.

+ pp. Abstract: Environmental problems, particularly in recent decades, have attracted attention worldwide, revealing what this book refers to as the 'impending age of scarcity'.Cited by: 2. By the mids, changes in global ecopolitics and the onset of democracy in Brazil paved the way for new environmental preservation laws.

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Reviewed by Pedro La Farga Rubio. Choice Outstanding Academic Book Honorable Mention, Sprout Award Equally a study of the ecological foundations of political systems and a detailed analysis of how a particular Third World political system, Brazil's, addresses environmental issues, this unusually engaging book explores the institutional and political dimensions of environmental problems in developing countries.

"This best-selling text offers a unique policy-oriented approach that uses models and concepts to illustrate real-world development problems. Retaining its hallmark accessibility throughout, the Eighth Edition uses the most current data, offering full coverage of recent advances in the field, and featuring a balanced presentation of opposing viewpoints on today's major policy debates.

The book commences with discussions of two topics that are an essential preparation for what follows: the question of whether there is a ‘Third World’; and the colonial backgrounds of most of today’s less developed countries.

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