Green Planet Blues: Critical Perspectives on Global by Ken Conca,Geoffrey D. Dabelko

By Ken Conca,Geoffrey D. Dabelko

Revised and up to date all through, this targeted anthology examines international environmental politics from a number perspectives—contemporary and vintage, activist and scholarly—and displays voices of the powerless and strong. Paradigms of sustainability, environmental safeguard, and ecological justice illustrate the various methods environmental difficulties and their suggestions are framed in modern foreign debates approximately weather, water, forests, toxics, power, nutrition, biodiversity, and different environmental demanding situations of the twenty-first century. geared up thematically, the choices supply a really international scope. Seventeen new readings speak about weather justice, environmental peacebuilding, globalization, land grabs, company environmentalism, weather edition, gender, catastrophe probability, resilience, and the way forward for worldwide environmental politics within the wake of the “Rio+20” worldwide summit of 2012.This e-book stresses the underlying questions of strength, pursuits, authority, and legitimacy that form environmental debates, and it offers readers with an international diversity of views at the serious demanding situations dealing with the planet and its people.

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