Sustainable Development in Science Policy Making

Written By Anna Schwachula
Sustainable Development in Science Policy Making
  • Publsiher : transcript Verlag
  • Release : 30 September 2019
  • ISBN : 3839448824
  • Pages : 346 pages
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Download or read book entitled Sustainable Development in Science Policy Making by author: Anna Schwachula which was release on 30 September 2019 and published by transcript Verlag with total page 346 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. New knowledge, created in international cooperation, is essential for global sustainability. Set against this background, this study focuses on German science policy for research cooperation with developing countries and emerging economies in sustainability research. Based on interviews with policy makers and researchers, the book scrutinizes the actors, processes and contents of science policy in Germany. The author argues that science policy mainly aims at German economic benefits and technology development. This, however, negatively influences global sustainability. To counter existing path dependencies, the author provides recommendations for sustainability-oriented scientific practice and science policy.

Sustainable Development in Science Policy Making

Sustainable Development in Science Policy Making
  • Author : Anna Schwachula
  • Publisher : transcript Verlag
  • Release Date : 2019-09-30
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 3839448824
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Summary : New knowledge, created in international cooperation, is essential for global sustainability. Set against this background, this study focuses on German science policy for research cooperation with developing countries and emerging economies in sustainability research. Based on interviews with policy makers and researchers, the book scrutinizes the actors, processes and contents ...

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  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 277
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Summary : The international community is increasingly confronted with global environmental problems, which lead to distributional conflicts, unresolved equity issues and asymmetric distribution of the costs and benefits of environmental policy. The complexity of such problems requires the development of an international institutional framework, capable of coping with the long-run international aspects ...

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