Industrialization

Industrialisation (or industrialization) is the period of social and economic change that transforms a human group from an agrarian society into an industrial society. This involves an extensive re-organisation of an economy for the purpose of manufacturing. Historically industrialization is associated with increase of polluting industries heavily dependent on fossil fuels; however, with the increasing focus on sustainable development and green industrial policy practices, industrialization increasingly includes technological leapfrogging, with direct investment in more advanced, cleaner technologies. The reorganization of the economy has many knock-on effects both economically and socially. As industrial workers' incomes rise, markets for consumer goods and …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 7 June 2024 English

physical and cultural effects of this trade on the Northwest Coast and Hawaiian Islands and on the industrialization of the New England states. Uncovering many Russian-language sources, Gibson also consulted the


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 6 June 2024 English

Nigeria's growing population is in need of wide-ranging solutions to the multidimensional poverty it faces. This IISD report outlines the risks that Nigeria faces in forging ahead with a dash …

June). Harnessing Africa’s natural gas for industrialization and economic diversification: A Nigeria case 21/06/Harnessing-Africas-Natural-Gas-for-Industrialization-and- Economic-Diversification_-Case-of-Nigeria-2


NSP: New Society Publishers · 21 May 2024 English

We must cut carbon emissions to halt climate change. But they aren't just produced by driving a car or heating a home. Upfront carbon – all emissions involved in manufacturing …

crop yields; it has resulted first in rapid industrialization and urbanization, in the expan- sion and acceleration


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 16 May 2024 English

A guide for governments on defining what should be considered as "strategic" or "critical" based on a series of objective criteria.

and priorities, their decarbonization and industrialization pathways, and their importance (and role)


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 15 May 2024 English

International investment treaties and their investor–state dispute settlement (ISDS) system are facing growing scrutiny of how they threaten climate action, environmental protection, and social justice. But what would an alternative …

alleviation, creation of decent work, and industrialization. What is more, this group of policy problems requirements but rather facilitate productive industrialization IISD.org vi Rethinking Investment Treaties: requirements but rather facilitate productive industrialization through technology transfers, productive linkages fostering revenue mobilization, national industrialization, creation of production linkages aligned with impacts, for instance, by promoting productive industrialization (African Climate Foundation, 2023). First


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 15 May 2024 English

International investment treaties and their investor–state dispute settlement (ISDS) system are facing growing scrutiny of how they threaten climate action, environmental protection, and social justice. But what would an alternative …

alleviation, creation of decent work, and industrialization. What is more, this group of policy problems requirements but rather facilitate productive industrialization IISD.org 6 Rethinking Investment Treaties:


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

Although he had a short career, German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was a prolific writer, publishing seventeen books in the span of seventeen years. Convinced that “style must live,” he focused …

technical disciplines in the context of industrialization); its pedagogical consequences (the transformation


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

Sleep, and the lack of it, is a public obsession and an enormous everyday quandary. Troubled sleep tends to be seen as an individual problem and personal responsibility, to be …

with roots reach- ing back to the dawn of industrialization and clock-driven work shifts.5 The Oxford trouble with sleep is peculiar to modernity or industrialization, even arguing that the conditions of sleep nineteenth century,” a period of time when industrialization reshaped sleep and time use around factory


Yellowhead Institute · 7 May 2024

tone to the kinds of agricultural this case, through the prospect of land transformation for industrialization and farmland nancialization that have agricultural development. [...] in the realm of nance

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PICES: North Pacific Marine Science Organization · 17 April 2024 English

All names and claims expressed in this book of abstracts are solely those of the authors and do not represent those of the PICES Organization, nor those of their affiliated …

of living, fossil and mineral resources, industrialization and pollution of the ocean. The combined impacts


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