Historical Dictionary of Environmentalism (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements Series)

Historical Dictionary of Environmentalism (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements Series)

Peter Dauvergne


Environmentalism contains hundreds and hundreds of overseas environmental teams, hundreds of thousands of nationwide teams, and tens of millions of neighborhood ones. additionally it is countless numbers of foreign agreements, hundreds and hundreds of nationwide environmental companies, and numerous environmental sections in different organizations—from these in multinational agencies to ones in local and foreign companies. Such environmental recommendations as sustainable improvement, the precautionary precept, company social accountability, and eco-labeling percolate from all of those assets. each year, new rules, refinements, guidelines, associations, markets, and difficulties proceed to go into into environmental debates and discourses, making it approximately most unlikely to maintain abreast of the adjustments regularly happening.

With this consistent transferring panorama in brain, the Historical Dictionary of Environmentalism strategically skips throughout concerns, thoughts, time, corporations, and cultures, now not with any pretense of manufacturing a definitive dictionary yet fairly with the purpose of manufacturing an inclusive, wide-ranging, and international heritage of environmentalism. This objective is finished via a chronology, an inventory of acronyms and abbreviations, an introductory essay, and over three hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries.

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