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Social theory and the environment

Author: David Goldblatt
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work seeks to establish whether contemporary social theory can help us understand the structural origins of environmental degradation and environmental politics. It gives a critical  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Goldblatt
ISBN: 0813331285 9780813331287 0813331293 9780813331294
OCLC Number: 35101060
Description: x, 247 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Social Theory, Environmental Degradation and Environmental Politics --
1. Capitalism, Industrialism and the Transformation of Nature / Anthony Giddens --
2. Urbanism, Globalization and Environmental Politics / Anthony Giddens --
3. The Political Ecology of Capitalism / Andre Gorz --
4. Social and Cultural Origins of Environmental Movements / Jurgen Habermas --
5. The Sociology of Risk / Ulrich Beck --
Conclusion: Social Theory, Socialism and the Environment.
Responsibility: David Goldblatt.

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