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The Globalization of Environmental Crisis (Rethinking globalizations)

Gambar Muka Surat
Tahun Penerbitan
2013
Main Author
Jan Oosthoek (Editor), Barry K. Gills (Editor)
Summary

The contributors include social scientists, environmental historians, anthropologists, and science policy researchers, and together they give an overview of the history of the globalization of environmental crisis over the past several decades, both in terms of the science of measurement and the types of policy and public responses that have emerged to date. The specific issue areas addressed in the book cover a wide range of topics, including international environmental governance, North-South inequalities, climate change, global warming, tropical forests, air pollution, economic and paradigm shifts, sustainability, indigenous peoples and eco-conservation, EU environmental policy, the United States and politicized climate science, and more.