4 edition of Enviromental Politics found in the catalog.
October 15, 2008
Written in English
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An argument that the idea of sacrifice, with all its political baggage, opens new paths to environmental sustainability. The idea of sacrifice is the unspoken issue of environmental politics. Politicians, the media, and many environmentalists assume that well-off populations won't make sacrifices now for future environmental benefits and won't change their patterns . The Politics of the Earth: Environmental Discourses, Third Edition, provides an accessible introduction to environmental politics by examining the ways in which people use language to discuss environmental issues. Leading scholar John S. Dryzek analyzes the various approaches that have dominated the field over the last three decades--approaches that are also likely to be 5/5(1).
When Global Environmental Politics was first published, the environment was just emerging as a pivotal issue in traditional international relations. Today, the environment is considered to be a central topic to discussions of international politics, political economy, international organization, and the relationship between foreign and domestic policy. Reviews Praise for Global Environmental Politics “The book creates an atypical walk through familiar readings and links one to another in an insightful way, enabling students to fain more than the sum of the parts In sum, Global Environmental Politics has a place in any introductory-level undergraduate class on the subject.”.
Set at the intersection of political theory and environmental politics, yet with broad engagement across the environmental social sciences and humanities, The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory, defines, illustrates, and challenges the field of environmental political theory (EPT). For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world's most pressing environmental issues. This new edition continues this tradition while covering critical new developments in the field. Through case studies on key issues such as climate change, toxic chemicals, and biodiversity loss, the .
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Easy-to-read and concise, this political science text explores how environmental problems are identified and how solutions are formulated and implemented.
With objective and clear explanations of controversies, you will gain an understanding of how politics affects policymaking and how policy affects progress toward solving environmental by: "Environmental Politics and Policy is the most engaging book for teaching U.S.
Environmental Policy, and the best way to teach the process of making policy." -- Ninian R. Stein "[The text] provides a good overview of domestic environmental policymaking at Cited by: The first half of the book sets needed context and describes the policy process while the second half covers specific environmental issues such as air and water; toxic and hazardous substances; energy; and a global policymaking chapter focused on climate change and transboundary politics.
Covering major environmental policy initiatives and controversies /5(9). Discover the best Environmental Policy in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Environmental politics has many faces and operates at multiple scales: it preoccupies individuals as well as governments, drives local agreements as well as international treaties, results in minor business changes as well as wholesale business decisions, and fluctuates between a politics of protest and one of accommodation/5.
Pamela S. Enviromental Politics book is professor of political science at Manhattan College. She is the executive editor of the Earth Negotiations Bulletin as well as the author and editor of several books and numerous articles on international environmental policy, including The Roads from Rio, The Global Environment in the 21st Century, /5(10).
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It is also an extraordinary love story that lasted half a first major biography. Browse the list of issues and latest articles from Environmental Politics. List of issues Latest articles Partial Access; Volume 29 Volume 28 Volume 27 Volume 26 Volume 25 Volume 24 Volume 23 Volume 22 Volume 21 Volume 20 Volume 19 Volume 18 primary focus of the book is on environmental politics in the industri-alised world.
It is the affluent industrialised countries of Europe and North America that are largely responsible for causing contemporary envi-ronmental problems and it is essential that they take the lead in solving them.
Much of the substance of environmental politics – ideas and theo. The series will be of interest not only to academics and students working in the environmental field, but will also demand to be read within the broader discipline.
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Her book is rare for textbooks in the field in insisting on starting with the question of why environmental degradation occurs, and that this is a political question.
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Environment and Politics 4th Edition is a concise introduction to this ever-expanding interdisciplinary field, explaining and illustrating how concepts, conflicts, movements, political systems and the practices of policy-making can be analysed in a systematic way.
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the key themes that shape the field, and. "Rosenbaum's classic, comprehensive text once more provides definitive coverage of environmental politics and policy, lively case material, and a balanced assessment of current environmental issues.
Notable revisions include: A completely revamped energy chapter covering conventional energy policy as well as a comparative examination of alternatives to 4/5(1). Book Description. For more than twenty years, Global Environmental Politics has provided an up-to-date, accurate, and unbiased introduction to the world's most pressing environmental issues.
This new edition continues this tradition while covering critical new developments in the field. Through case studies on key issues such as climate change, toxic chemicals, and. Walter A. Rosenbaum’s classic Environmental Politics and Policy, Tenth Edition once again provides definitive coverage of environmental politics and policy, lively case material, and a balanced assessment of current environmental issues.
The first half of the book sets needed context and describes the policy process while the second half covers specific environmental .Neil Carter, in his foundational text Politics of the Environment (), suggests that environmental politics is distinct in at least two ways: first, "it has a primary concern with the relationship between human society and the natural world" (page 3); and second, "unlike most other single issues, it comes replete with its own ideology and political movement" (page 5.