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The Search for Knowledge‐Based Resolution: Science and Scientific Assessment, 1976–1985

Edward A. Parson

in Protecting the Ozone Layer: Science and Strategy

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195155495
eISBN:
9780199833955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195155491.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The major lines of scientific debate, research progress, and controversy over stratospheric ozone depletion from the mid 1970s to the mid 1980s are examined. Begins with the initial qualitative ... More


Stratospheric Ozone and Its Protection: Introduction and Background

Edward A. Parson

in Protecting the Ozone Layer: Science and Strategy

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195155495
eISBN:
9780199833955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195155491.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

An introduction is given to the ozone layer issue, and the goals, context, and contributions of the book are described. The three main empirical arguments put forward in the book are summarised; ... More


Prediction

JANE HOLDER

in Environmental Assessment: The Regulation of Decision Making

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199207589
eISBN:
9780191714573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207589.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter analyzes the engagement of ecology and law in predicting the impacts of projects and policies upon the environment. It considers the type and source of information entering the ... More


Science and Politics in Indian GM Crop Regulation: A U-turn Down a Blind Alley

Erik Millstone

in India's Risks: Democratizing the Management of Threats to Environment, Health, and Values

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199450459
eISBN:
9780199083084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199450459.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

What is the appropriate division of labour between ‘experts’ and policymakers? The Indian Ministry of Environment’s public consultation process in the Bt brinjal case very openly brought these issues ... More


On the Regulation of Geoengineering

David G. Victor

in The Economics and Politics of Climate Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199573288
eISBN:
9780191808616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199573288.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines the role of geoengineering in the mitigation of climate change. It begins with an overview of the state of geoengineering science before turning to the politics of ... More


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