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Sustainability, Civil Society, and International Governance: Local, North American and Global Contributions John J. Kirton

Sustainability, Civil Society, and International Governance: Local, North American and Global Contributions

John J. Kirton

Published July 6th 2006
ISBN : 9780754638841
Hardcover
402 pages
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How can civil society and global governors come together in new ways to improve links among trade, environmental and social values? In this important and wide-ranging volume, an unparalleled array of contributors examine the many new processes ofMoreHow can civil society and global governors come together in new ways to improve links among trade, environmental and social values? In this important and wide-ranging volume, an unparalleled array of contributors examine the many new processes of civil society engagement that have been introduced at the local, regional and global levels. Assessing what more can be done to strengthen the productive partnerships between civil society and global governance, the book draws on the extensive inventory of existing practices and community-based alternatives to demonstrate how particular mechanisms for civil society participation in global governance have enhanced or impeded the specific economic, environmental and political outcomes that many want.