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Reflexive modernisation of the environmental administration in Finland

Marko Joas

Reflexive modernisation of the environmental administration in Finland

essays of institutional and policy change within the Finnish national and local environmental administration

by Marko Joas

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Published by Åbo Akademi University Press in Åbo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- Finland.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarko Joas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGE190.F5 J63 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3626840M
      ISBN 109517650728
      LC Control Number2002413739

      new national criteria for nature and environmental schools, accepted in the meeting of the Society for Nature and Environmental Schools in March , that “the staff is full-time” (Table 1) (Luonto- ja ympäristökoulut Suomessa, ). However, a nature school or an environmental school usually belongs to a primary or secondary Size: KB. Definition: This entry lists the most pressing and important environmental problems. The following terms and abbreviations are used throughout the entry: Acidification - the lowering of soil and water pH due to acid precipitation and deposition usually through precipitation; this process disrupts ecosystem nutrient flows and may kill freshwater fish and plants dependent on more .

        The area of Finland increases by 7 km 2 annually due to the post-glacial rebound since the last ice age. Figure 1. The approximate location of the geographical centre [4] (blue) and population centre [5] (green) of Finland. Population density in Finland is persons/km 2 (excluding the sea area). The density is the lowest in EU; Sweden is. Evaluation of Environmental Management in Finland´s Development Cooperation There is a need to review the guidelines for project cycle management (), direct budget support () and sector programmes (draft ) in.

      1. “Ecological Modernisation”: linking ecology and economy. For more than 20 years, the concept of “ecological modernisation” has been used to describe a technology-based and innovation-oriented approach to environmental by: Joas, Marko: Reflexive Modernisation of the Environmental Administration in Finland. Essays of Institutional and Policy Change within the Finnish National and Local Environmental Administration. – Diss.: Åbo Akademi University. ISBN xiv, s. € 23,


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[Marko Joas]. 'This book offers the clearest and the most comprehensive introduction to ecological modernisation theory yet. It sets out the criticisms of ecological modernisation as a theory of social change and puts forward a compelling argument for a sociology of environmental reform.

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Modernization, in sociology, the transformation from a traditional, rural, agrarian society to a secular, urban, industrial society.

Modern society is industrial society. To modernize a society is, first of all, to industrialize it. Historically, the rise of modern society has been inextricably. Giddens' theoretical arguments, concerning reflexive modernisation and the virtues of the third way, have become hugely influential, not only in academia but, more significantly, within political Author: Nicos Mouzelis.

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The other two themes are: 1. Combating climate change by reducing CO2 emissions. This requires a shift to a more. urban environmental policy making — a case study in Helsinki, Finland. Boreal Environmental Research.

14 (suppl. A): – III Toikka, Arho. Exploring the composition of communication networks of governance – a case study on local environmental policy in Helsinki, Finland. Environmental Policy and Governance   The concept reflexive governance relates to Ulrich Beck’s theory of the world risk society and reflexive modernisation (, ).

Beck connects late modern risks to how societal spheres and institutions (technology, science, politics, the state, the economy) in the ‘simple’ or ‘first’ modernity operated according to the Cited by: The book uses these theoretical notions to analyze changes in organisation, substance and governance in several environmental policy domains, such as infrastructure policies, global policies on climate change and biodiversity, green planning, and agriculture policy.

Environmental issues in Finland. Finland is located in the northern most part of Europe, positioned between Russia and Sweden. Nearly a quarter of its land mass lies above the Arctic Circle.

Before WWII, Finland’s main resources were agriculture and forestry. These made up nearly 50% of the nation’s work force. out by the environmental administration per se) and from nature management.

Several EU directives have had or will have a considerable impact on Finnish environmental legislation. These include the directives on urban waste water, nitrates, habitats, environmental impact assessment (EIA) and integrated pollution prevention and Size: 56KB. On one day inin thirty-eight countries around the world, 4, ordinary citizens gathered to discuss the future of climate policy.

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This book joins European thinking about reflexivity with new approaches to governance originating in North America to develop new perspectives on the supply of global public goods. In the process, it moves the discourse on this increasingly important subject well beyond the confines of earlier thinking focused on the free-rider problem and Format: Paperback.Ecological modernisation and the Brundtland Report.

Ecological Modernisation Theory (EMT) originated in Europe during the s. In its original form, it can be regarded as the social scientific elaboration and formalisation of the underlying philosophy concerning environmental change articulated in the Brundtland Report.3 May Title: The Ecological Modernisation Reader: Environmental Reform in Theory and Practice.

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