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The United States and International Environmental Politics  

Paul G. Harris

Print publication date:
Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Environmental politics refers to the examination of the environmental stances of both mainstream political parties and environmental social movements. It also includes the analysis of ... More

Transnational Corporations and the Global Environment  

Matthias Finger and David Svarin

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Transnational corporations (TNCs) refer to businesses that cross over borders, armed with capital as well as products, processes, marketing methods, trade names, skills, technology, and ... More

Regional Governance and Environmental Problems  

Jörg Balsiger and Stacy D. VanDeveer

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Only recently has international environmental politics scholarship focused more explicitly on “regionalism” as a distinct phenomenon, one which has received much more sustained attention ... More

The Politics of International Freshwater Resources  

Thomas Bernauer and Anna Kalbhenn

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Freshwater is one of the most valuable natural resources on Earth. However, many of the more easily accessible freshwater resources at local and regional levels have suffered from ... More

Globalization and the Environment: There Must Be Some Way Out of Here  

Ronnie D. Lipschutz and Felicia A. Peck

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Even as globalization offers new opportunities to many and opens numerous political opportunities for social movements and other forms of political organizations, globalization also often ... More

Forests and Desertification  

Lynn M. Wagner

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Mar 2010
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Jan 2018
Subject:
Environment
Both desertification and forest policies address environmental issues related to land. However, the types of land covered and the ways the issues associated with that land are ... More

Environment and Development  

Robert Bartlett and Priya Kurian

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Jan 2011
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Jan 2018
The fundamental conflicts and contradictions between environment and development, and various theoretical and practical efforts to reconcile them, have been a prominent part of the history ... More

Teaching Global Environmental Politics  

Katrina S. Rogers

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Learning about international environmental politics requires students to comprehend large amount of information across multiple disciplines, while also considering the ramifications of ... More

International Environmental Law  

Chenaz B. Seelarbokus

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Mar 2010
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Dec 2017
Over the course of the twenty-first century, international environmental cooperation has been spurred through various new international environmental institutions and programs, and a ... More

International Cooperation on Hazardous Substances and Wastes  

Henrik Selin

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Mar 2010
Online publication date:
Dec 2017
Subject:
Environment
Various chemicals and heavy metals are released into the environment through industrial and manufacturing processes, agricultural use, the use of industrial and consumer goods, and the ... More

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