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1-10 of 20 results in Routledge Research in Environmental Politics
The book discusses how to tackle long-term social and ecological problems by using different environmental governance approaches to creating sustainable development. It explores opportunities and requirements for the governance of long-term problems, and examines how to achieve a lasting...
Published April 29th 2013 by Routledge
The Beginnings of a European Environmental Conscience
This book examines the development of a European environmental conscience through successive steps of European integration in energy policy. In the 1960s-70s, the world was slowly beginning to realise that environment degradation was not sustainable. With phenomena such as acid rain, it became...
Published November 25th 2012 by Routledge
International environmental agreements provide a practical basis for countries to address environmental issues on a global scale. This book explores the workings and outcomes of these agreements, and analyses key questions of why some problems are dealt with successfully and others ignored. By...
Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge
Business Leaders and Ecological Modernisation
This book argues that current economist theories do not take into account the socially constructed nature of the debate surrounding the environment and environmental policy. It examines whether proposed economic solutions to environmental policy are, in fact, viable in practice. The book...
Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge
Environmental Co-operation and Conflict
Hønneland assesses current environmental discourses and applies this analysis to look at the relations between Russia and the West with regards to environment problems. It includes three in-depth case-studies on environmental problems, living marine resources, nuclear safety and air pollution....
Published March 29th 2011 by Routledge
A much-needed analysis of international climate change politics as a key issue of modernity and in the context of environmentalism. Leigh Glover presents a new way to understand the climate change problem and is concerned with problems of modernity and postmodernity in the context of...
Published February 1st 2011 by Routledge
Ethics, Sustainable Development and International Co-Operation
This book is an ethical critique of existing approaches to sustainable development and international environmental cooperation, providing a detailed and structured account of the tensions, normative shifts and contradictions that currently characterize it. With specific focus on three...
Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge
International Fisheries, Heidegger and Social Method
This new study shows how environmental issues represent a deep problem in conceptualising the relationship between human beings and nature. This key relationship grounds the implicit ethical and political concerns of International Relations and our understandings of...
Published December 9th 2009 by Routledge
From Margins to Mainstream
This new collection from the leading journal, Environmental Politics, presents an excellent overview of the key themes found in contemporary green political thought since the early 1990s. Bringing together the journal's major work, this new book charts a fascinating period in which...
Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge
This book provides a comparative study of the role of international organizations in environmental governance. Whilst a growing body of literature considers global governance in a number of policy areas, this volume delivers one of the first comprehensive accounts of international organizations in...
Published January 26th 2009 by Routledge
International Organizations in Global Environmental Governance
To Be Published May 31st 2013
Environmental Governance in China
To Be Published August 15th 2013