Green Planet Blues: Environmental Politics From Stockholm To Rio

Green Planet Blues: Environmental Politics From Stockholm To Rio

Michael Alberty

Language: English

Pages: 336

ISBN: 0813325978

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Annotated with introductions and explanations of key environmental concepts, problems and prospects, this is a collection of pieces on the theme of global environmental politics from a diversity of viewpoints. The contributors highlight important political developments as well as environmental challenges within a rapidly changing international system. The paradigms of sustainable development, environmental security and ecological justice are used to explain topics ranging from climate change, population growth, deforestation, the ozone layer, acid rain and toxic dumping, to trans-boundary pollution and the global commons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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