Integrating Environment and Economy: Strategies for Local and Regional Government

Integrating Environment and Economy: Strategies for Local and Regional Government

By: Peter Roberts (editor), Andrew Gouldson (editor)Hardback

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Integrating Environment and Economy provides a detailed and accessible examination of how integrated approaches enable economic and social activities to support environmental objectives. This is a key text for the many taught Masters courses covering the issues of environmental management and economic development Features of the book: * covers strong areas of undergraduate and postgraduate study * detailed practice-based case studies at both local and regional levels * up-to-date theory using real-life examples

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Andrew Gouldson is a lecturer in Geography at the London School of Economics and Peter Roberts is Professor of European Strategic Planning at the University of Dundee.


Introduction 1. Integrating Environment and Economy: The Evolution of Theory, Policy and Practice Andrew Gouldson and Peter Roberts Part One: The Wider Context for Integration 2. European Union Perspectives on the Integration of Environment Protection and Economic Development Keith Clement and John Bachtler 3. American Perspectives on Economic Development and Environmental Management: Changing the Federal-Local Balance Martin Whitfield and Douglas Hart 4. Approaches to the Integration of Environmental Protection and Economic Development in Local Government in New Zealand Jennifer Dixon and Neil Eriksen Part Two: The UK Context for Integration 5. Integrating Economic and Environmental Policy: A Context for UK Local and Regional Government Derek Taylor 6. Integrating Environment into Local Economic Development Policies: Experience from UK Local Government David Gibbs and James Longhurst 7. The Interpretation and Implementation of Sustainability Strategies in UK Local Government Stephen Rees and Walter Wehrmeyer 8. Integrating Environment into Regional Economic Development Plans through Strategic Environmental Assessment Elizabeth Wilson Part Three: Regional and Local Case Studies 9. Integrating Environment into Regional Plans and Strategies: The Case of the West Midlands Chris Carter and Steve Winterflood 10. Strategic Frameworks for Local Environmental Policy Integration: The Case of Leicestershire 11. Strategic Environmental Assessment and Local Land -Use Planning: The Case of Mendip Stuart Merritt and Jo Milling 12. Strategic Planning for the Sustainable City-Region: The Case of Manchester Joe Ravetz 13. Integrating Environment and Economy in a Scottish Council: The Case of Fife Tony Jackson 14. Consensus Building for Environmental Sustainability: The Case of Lancashire Joe Doak and Angus Martin 15. Local Agenda 21 and Economic Development: A Case Study of Five Local Authorities Dean Patton and Ian Worthington Conclusion 16. Retrospect and Prospect: Designing Strategies for Integrated Economic Development and Environmental Management Peter Roberts and Andrew Gouldson

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/12/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780415168298
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 292
  • ID: 9780415168298
  • weight: 453
  • ISBN10: 0415168295

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