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Sustainable Development and Subnational Governments

Policy-Making and Multi-Level Interactions

Editors: Bruyninckx, H., Happaerts, S., Brande, K. van d., van den Brande, K. (Eds.)

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This book highlights the importance of the subnational level of governance in relation to sustainable development, exploring how subnational governments have taken up the challenge to design sustainable development policies and their involvement in international decision-making on sustainable development.

About the authors

RENÉ AUDET Associate Professor and Researcher at the Econoving Centre, Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yveline, France KRIS BACHUS Sustainable Development Research Manager at HIVA (Research Institute for Work and Society), K.U.Leuven, Belgium IÑAKI BARCENA HINOJAL Senior Lecturer at the Department of Political Science and Administration of the University of the Basque Country, Spain ANNIE CHALOUX École nationale d'administration publique (ENAP), Canada FRANS H.J.M. COENEN Senior Researcher at CSTM (the Twente Centre for Stu¬dies in Technology and Sustainable Development) at the Faculty of Management and Governance, University of Twente, the Netherlands ALBERTO DE LA PEÑA Lecturer in Political Science at the University of the Basque Country, Spain CORINNE GENDRON Full Professor at the Department of Strategy, Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada KENNETH HANF Adjunct Professor in the Department of Political Science, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain ANNA-LENA HÖGENAUER Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Political Science, University of Maastricht, the Netherlands KIRSTEN JÖRGENSEN Lecturer at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, Freie Universität of Berlin, Germany FRANCESC MORATA PRofessor of Political Science and Administration at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain STÉPHANE PAQUIN Professor at the École nationale d'administration publique, Canada ELIN ROYLES Lecturer at the Institute of Welsh Politics, Department of Inter¬national Politics, Aberystwyth University, Wales, UK SOPHIE SPILLEMAECKER Researcher at HIVA (Research Institute for Work and Society), K.U.Leuven, Belgium EDWIN ZACCAI Full Professor at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Brande, Karoline (et al.)

    Pages 1-24

  • The Social and Political Construction of Sustainable Development in Quebec: A Critical Analysis of the Quebec Sustainable Development Policy

    Audet, René (et al.)

    Pages 27-48

  • Inclusive Governance or Incrementalism? The Choice of a Sustainable Development Governance Model for Flanders

    Bachus, Kris (et al.)

    Pages 49-66

  • Sustainable Development Policies in the Basque Country

    Varona, Alberto Peña (et al.)

    Pages 67-84

  • Sustainable Development in Wallonia: Trial and Error along Two Tracks of Governance

    Happaerts, Sander

    Pages 85-102

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Development and Subnational Governments
Book Subtitle
Policy-Making and Multi-Level Interactions
Editors
  • H. Bruyninckx
  • S. Happaerts
  • K. van den Brande
  • Karoline van den Brande
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-00542-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137005427
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36052-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34786-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 269
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