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Main Title The politics of the environment : ideas, activism, policy /
Author Carter, Neil,
Publisher Cambridge University Press,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 76141452
ISBN 9780521868020; 0521868025; 9780521687454; 0521687454
Subjects Green movement ; Environmentalism--Political aspects ; Environmental policy ; Umweltpolitik ; èOkologische Bewegung ; Aktivismus ; Umweltpolitik--(DE-588)4078523-3 ; èOkologische Bewegung--(DE-588)4115439-3
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EKBM  JA75.8.C38 2007 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/14/2008
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xxi, 410 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-399) and index.
Contents Notes
Environmental philosophy -- Green political thought -- Green parties : the rise of a new politics? -- Party politics and the environment -- Environmental groups -- The environment as a policy problem -- Sustainable development and ecological modernisation -- Global environmental politics -- Globalisation, trade and the environment -- Greening government -- Policy instruments and implementaion. "This new edition surveys the politics of the environment, providing a comprehensive and comparative introduction to its three components: ideas, activism and policy. It is updated with new and revised discussions of many topics including the ecological state, ecological citizenship, ecological modernisation and the Greens in government and also includes an additional chapter in 'Globalisation trade and the environment'. As well as considering a wide variety of examples from around the world, this textbook features a glossary, guides to further study, chapters summaries and critical questions throughout."--Jacket.