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Does environmental policy work?

Does environmental policy work?

the theory and practice of outcomes assessment

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

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- Evaluation.,
  • Environmental policy -- Social aspects -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by David E. Ervin, James R. Kahn, Marie Leigh Livingston.
    SeriesNew horizons in environmental economics
    ContributionsErvin, David E., Kahn, James R., Livingston, Marie Leigh.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22052400M
    ISBN 101840641703

    The following year, Park discussed the role of social workers in the environmental movement in the Social Work article “The Person Is Ecological: Environmentalism of Social Work.” After that, the literature was somewhat silent until when an increase of both texts and articles on the subject of social work and environmentalism began to. Policy Title Barloworld Environmental Policy Version /01 Author Christopher Whitaker Date issued /09/25 Reviewed & Approved by Risk and Sustainability Committee Date last revised /05/14 Disclosure Public (Barloworld website) 1 BARLOWORLD ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY Preamble Barloworld is a distributor of leading international brands providing integrated rental.

    Environmental policy, any measure by a government or corporation or other public or private organization regarding the effects of human activities on the environment, particularly those measures that are designed to prevent or reduce harmful effects on ecosystems. 2 Chapter 1 • Defining Policy Practice in Social Work BOX A Definition of Policy Practice Policy practice is defined as using social work skills to propose and change policies in order to achieve the goal of social and economic justice.

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