India’s Environmental Policies, Programmes and Stewardship

  • O. P. Dwivedi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Managing the Environment: Institutions, Policies, Programmes and Impediments

  3. India and International Environmental Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. O. P. Dwivedi
      Pages 149-163
  4. Environmental Stewardship

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. O. P. Dwivedi
      Pages 167-193
  5. Environmental Challenges

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 227-235

About this book


This book introduces readers in the environmental policy-making and management process in India by examining various dimensions of environmental challenges faced by the nation. These are: environmental policy development, institutional mechanisms, legal and regulatory questions, cultural and spiritual aspects, and international environmental concerns influencing India. The book is divided into four parts.


development environment environmental management environmental policy environmental protection Institution organization Policy research Third World

Authors and affiliations

  • O. P. Dwivedi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Political StudiesUniversity of GuelphCanada

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