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envsoc lecture 1 - environment as a human problem

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Policy
A proposed or adopted course or principle of action
What changes the style and aims of policy?
Ideology
What are examples of environmental services?
Resources, absorbing waste, shelter, welfare etc
What does environmental policy address?
Pollution and resource use and environmental issues
What is a non-interventionalist approach?
Leaves economic performance un-damaged
What are problems with environmental services?
Resources use and over exploitation, pollution, qualitative aspects, and conflict of interest
What is an example of tansboundary pollution?
1980s - German pine forests affected by acid rain produced by British SO2