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Forthcoming Environmental Communication Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Discourses of Global Climate Change

    Apocalyptic framing and political antagonisms

    By Jonas Anshelm, Martin Hultman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    This book examines the arguments made by political actors in the creation of antagonistic discourses on climate change. Using in-depth empirical research from Sweden, a country considered by the international political community to be a frontrunner in tackling climate change, it draws out lessons...

    To Be Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change Governance in Chinese Cities

    By Qianqing Mai, Maria Francesch-Huidobro

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia and the Environment

    In the last 30 years, China has experienced rapid economic development and urbanisation which has resulted in high levels of environmental degradation and has put considerable pressure on the country’s infrastructure and natural resources. As China commits to considerably lower the carbon intensity...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Visual Environmental Communication

    Edited by Anders Hansen, David Machin

    In 2008, the editors published a well-cited journal paper arguing that while scholarly work on media representations of environmental issues had made substantial progress in textual analysis there had been much less work on visual representations. This is surprising given the increasingly visual...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Urban Environmental Stewardship and Civic Engagement

    How planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy

    By Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen, James Connolly

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems. Emerging from the streets of the post-industrial city are well-tended community gardens, rooftop farms and other viable habitats capable of...

    To Be Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Engaging the Public with Climate Change

    Behaviour Change and Communication

    Edited by Saffron O'Neill

    Despite increasing public awareness of climate change, our behaviours relating to consumption and energy use remain largely unchanged. This book answers the urgent call for effective engagement methods to foster sustainable lifestyles, community action, and social change. Written by practitioners...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Climate Change and the Anthropos

    Planet, People and Places

    By Linda Connor

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of thinking about the significance of locality and everyday life in relation to climate change....

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Communication and the Media

    By Nancy Sami Reist

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental Communication and the Media provides readers with a framework for understanding the process of creating and interpreting media messages about environmental topics. The book includes both practical and theoretical information about persuasion, diffusion, audience analysis and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Communicating Climate Change in Russia

    State and Propaganda

    By Marianna Poberezhskaya

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The attitude of Russia towards climate change is extremely important for the success of climate change control policies worldwide, as Russia, with its cold climate and vast resources of carbon fuels, which it makes extensive use of, is one of the world’s biggest polluters. Moreover, Russia...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Climate Change Rhetoric and Communication

    The Argumentative Situation

    By Philip Eubanks

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    This book undertakes the difficult task of examining why there is an argument about climate change when – at least, according to many – there should be no debate at all. The book is not about condemning the wildest statements of religious fundamentalists or spokespeople for fossil fuel interests (...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Environmental Communication and Travel Journalism

    Consumerism, Conflict and Concern

    By Lyn McGaurr

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Travel journalism about natural attractions is a form of environmental communication. This book explores environmental communication as a cosmopolitan project at the cusp of consumerism and concern, considers government tourist public relations as elite reputation management, and applies models of...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge