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Environmental diplomacy

negotiating more effective global agreements
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Oxford University Press , New York
Environmental law, International, Sustainable development -- Law and legisl
StatementLawrence E. Susskind.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK3585.4 .S87 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 201 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1406584M
ISBN 100195075935, 0195075943
LC Control Number93014891

Environmental Diplomacy: Negotiating More Effective Global Agreements. Solutions to environmental problems require international cooperation, but global environmental treaty-making efforts, including the U.N.-sponsored Earth Summit in Brazil, have not accomplished much/5.

Environmental Diplomacy argues for "nearly self-enforcing" agreements that ensure compliance without threatening sovereignty and maintains that new institutional arrangements are within reach. Susskind builds on the work of the Program Environmental diplomacy book Negotiation at the Harvard Law School and the International Environmental Negotiation Network to offer guidelines for more effective global agreements that /5(2).

Environmental Diplomacy: Negotiating More Effective Global Agreements by Lawrence E. Susskind. Solutions to environmental problems require international cooperation, but global environmental treaty-making efforts, including the U.N.-sponsored Earth Summit in Brazil, have not accomplished much.

Environmental Diplomacy: Negotiating More Effective Global Agreements provides an accessible narrative on understanding the geopolitics of negotiating international environmental agreements and clear guidance on improving the current system.

In this book, authors Lawrence Susskind and Saleem Ali expertly observe international environmental negotiations to effectively inform the reader on the Cited by: environmental diplomacy has spread to other fields in a dual dynamic: First, it is expanding its competency and its applicability to non-environmental themes; second, it is involved in.

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Environmental Diplomacy: Negotiating More Effective Global Agreements provides an accessible narrative on understanding the geopolitics of negotiating international environmental agreements and clear guidance on improving the current system.

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