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An Integrated Critical Perspective
In addressing the urgent questions raised by climate change, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the anthropology of climate change guided by a critical political ecological framework. It argues that anthropologists must significantly expand their focus on climate change and their...
Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge
Conflict, Resolution and Governance
Climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing the global community. Although most states agree that climate change is occurring and is at least partly the result of humans’ reliance on fossil fuels, managing a changing global climate is a formidable challenge. Underlying this challenge...
Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge
Sustainable mobility has long been sought after in cities around the world, particularly in industrialised countries, but also increasingly in the emerging cities in Asia. Progress however appears difficult to make as the private car, still largely fuelled by petrol or diesel, remains the...
Published January 19th 2014 by Routledge
The Ethnography of Climate Movement Politics
In the late 2000s climate action became a defining feature of the international political agenda. Evidence of global warming and accelerating greenhouse gas emissions created a new sense of urgency and, despite consensus on the need for action, the growing failure of international climate policy...
Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge
A Proposed Framework
The impact of climate change is global both in its cause and its effect. Thus there is a global responsibility for international cooperation to tackle the causes through mitigation strategies such as those agreed at the Durban Platform of December 2011. This climate regime aims to define...
Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge
Social Scientific Investigations
A growing chorus of voices has suggested that the world’s religions may become critical actors as the climate crisis unfolds, particularly in light of international paralysis on the issue. In recent years, many faiths have begun to address climate change and its consequences for human societies,...
Published September 15th 2013 by Routledge
The fate of the climate change regime hangs in the balance as the UN-led negotiations try to forge a new international strategy for the post-2020 period. Since 1992, the UNFCCC and its Kyoto Protocol has been the primary legal instrument to respond to the climate challenge. However, the...
Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge
Challenges and Community Initiatives in Durban, Maputo and Nairobi
In the coming decades, countries around the world will face increasingly severe challenges related to global climate change. While the details vary from country to country, the impacts will be especially grave for marginalized people, whose access to food, potable water, and safe shelter may be...
Published April 3rd 2013 by Routledge
Although the impacts of climate change are certainly global, its manifestations and subsequent consequences begin locally. Local Climate Change and Society examines how climate change has altered society’s relationship with the environment and particularly local communities to adapt to and mitigate...
Published July 29th 2012 by Routledge
The Anthropology of Climate Change: An Integrated Critical Perspective
To Be Published April 29th 2014
Planning Across Borders in a Climate of Change
To Be Published May 21st 2014
Climate Change Adaptation in Africa: An Historical Ecology
To Be Published June 25th 2014
Knowledge Systems and Change in Climate Governance: Comparing India and South Africa
To Be Published July 16th 2014
Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation
To Be Published July 28th 2014
State Compliance in International Climate Change Law
To Be Published November 29th 2014
Action Research for Climate Change Adaptation: Developing and Applying Knowledge for Governance
To Be Published December 14th 2014
Climate Change and the Anthropos: Planet, People and Places
To Be Published December 26th 2014