Industrial Pollution in Japan

Overview
  • Edited Jun Ui

    indus pollution
    PUBLICATION DATA:
    ISBN-10: 92-808-0548-7,
    ISBN-13: 978-92-808-0548-2
    LANGUAGE:
    English
    PAGES:
    198
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University Press
    PUBLISHED:
    April 1992

    This publication describes and analyses the negative side-effects of Japan’s rapid technological and industrial development since the Meiji period. It examines the socio-economic and technological causes of ecological damage through case-studies of several examples of industrial pollution in the process of Japan’s modernization.