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Environmental policy in Japan

Environmental policy in Japan

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Published by Edward Elgar Pub. in Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- Japan

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-387) and index

    Statementedited by Hidefumi Imura, Miranda Schreurs
    ContributionsImura, Hidefumi, 1947-, Schreurs, Miranda A. 1963-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE190.J3 E58 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 406 p. ;
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17195346M
    ISBN 101845423704
    LC Control Number2005040699

    Taking a broader approach, this book examines the environmental policy process in seven major industrialized nations: Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Each chapter discusses one country's major environmental problems and determinants of its environmental politics and policy. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Environmental policy | Open Library.

    OECD book, Public goods and externalities: Agri-environmental policy measures in selected OECD countries. Keywords: Public goods, externalities, agri-environmental policies, Japan. Purchase Environmental Policy in an International Context, Volume 1 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ,

    In this book, which grew out of a dissertation, Midori Kagawa-Fox explores the ethical dimensions of Japanese environmental policy in relation to domestic and global environmental issues, including cases of industrial pollution, whaling, nuclear energy, and domestic forestry and timber trade : Miranda A. Schreurs. This book examines the issues of environmental policy formation and implementation linked to economic development, by reviewing the Japanese experiences and the examples of other Asian countries. This reveals factors, which could mutually influence effectiveness in environmental policy, of dynamism between environmental policy and social change in a domestic, regional and global context.


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‘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.

Although this volume focuses on issues of policy implementation, it impressively addresses most aspects of environmental issues in Japan. With environmental problems reaching global proportions, countries all over the world have much to learn from the experience of Japan, and the book will be extremely useful to national government officials, to local planning officers responsible for EIA, and to environmental consultants working for commercial and industrial by: Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Environmental policy in Japan.

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As the official journal of the Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies and the official journal of the Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics, it provides an international forum for debates among diverse disciplines such as environmental economics, environmental policy studies, and related fields.

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History of environmental policy making. Public policies aimed at environmental protection date back to ancient times. The earliest sewers were constructed in Mohenjo-daro (Indus, or Harappan, civilization) and in Rome (ancient Roman civilization), which date back some 4, years and. The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Policy in China focuses on the environmental challenges of China’s rapidly growing economy and provides a comprehensive overview of the policies developed to address the environmental crisis.

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Book Description. From a nuclear North Korea and territorial disputes in the East China Sea, to global climate change and Asia-Pacific free trade agreements, Japan is at the center of some of the most challenging issues that the world faces today.

This book, originally published inexamines the evolution of environmental policy in 6 OECD countries. Through numerous examples, it contrasts the widely-varying political and regulatory styles and their consequences for by: Demonstrating that bridging policy gaps between local action, national policy and global strategies is potentially a way of reinventing environmental policy, this book will be of interest to students and scholars of Environmental Studies, Environmental Politics and Japanese by: 1.

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 prefectures were damaged by.

By examining the issues of environmental policy formation and implementation linked to economic development, and reviewing the Japanese experiences and the examples of other Asian countries, this book reveals factors of dynamism between environmental policy and social change in a domestic, regional and global context.

As for the pivotal question of how to shape environmental policy internationally, Troubled Natures reminds us that efforts to influence a society’s waste shadow must unfold over a distinctive sociocultural topography where attitudes to garbage, health, purity, pollution, and excess can impact environmental priorities in profound by: 1.

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With post-Fukushima energy policy remaining controversial, Japan falls into the upper-middle ranks (rank 14) with regard to environmental policy. Its score on this measure has improved by points relative to Nuclear power plants have restarted following the Fukushima disaster, but concerns continue to keep this process slow.

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