The Ecological Modernisation Reader. Environmental Reform in Theory and Practice

A.P.J. Mol (Editor), D.A. Sonnenfeld (Editor), G. Spaargaren (Editor)

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Environmental reform by (inter)governmental agencies, private firms and industries and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) is a worldwide phenomenon. This definitive collection showcases an introduction to Ecological Modernisation Theory; state-of-the-art review essays by key international scholars and a selection of the key articles from a quarter-century of social science scholarship. It is aimed at students, researchers and policymakers interested in a deep understanding of contemporary environmental issues.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon/New York
Number of pages560
ISBN (Print)9780415453707
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • environmental management
  • environmental policy
  • environmental protection
  • innovations
  • innovation adoption
  • modernization
  • ecology
  • environmental technology


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