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The Environment Debate Some Issues and Trends

and Trends Biplab Dasgupta This paper examines some major issues and trends which dominate the literature on environment today. It begins with a critical examination of the neo-classical framework for analysing environment, and is followed by a similar examination of the approaches of the structuralists and the Club of Rome, the Founex group of experts, the new international economic order, and the United Nations Environment Programme.

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