Introduction to Volume 1 - Chinese Research Perspectives on the Environment
(2,433 words)

China's environmental future is, arguably, the future of the planet. China has an enormous footprint as a consumer of resources and producer of pollution, a special position as the world's manufacturing hub in a globalized marketplace running up against the limits of resources, and a newfound role as a superpower and leading voice of developing countries in the global debate about how to protect our dwindling resources. Critical to China's environmental future is the role of its public citizens'…

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Judith, Shapiro, “Introduction to Volume 1 - Chinese Research Perspectives on the Environment”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <>

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