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Environment, politics, and society

Author: Ram Alagan; Seela Aladuwaka
Publisher: Bingley, United Kingdom : Emerald Publishing, 2018. ©2018
Series: Research in political sociology, v. 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"This special volume of Research in Political Sociology addresses the interconnectivity of environment, politics and society. Contributors engage with critical topics such as water resource management, climate change, civil rights, poverty and social inequality, green transportation and brain drain, and examines these issues internationally in North America, South America, Asia and the Middle East. In the midst of  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ram Alagan; Seela Aladuwaka
ISBN: 1787147762 9781787147768
OCLC Number: 1014428715
Description: xiv, 219 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: List of Contributors --
Editorial Advisory Board --
Preface --
Polarizing Climate Politics in America --
Multilevel Governance and Minimum Flow: The Varying Conservation Outcomes of Water Conflict Resolution --
Empowering the Disempowered through Civil Rights Geographic Information Systems: The Case of Black Belt Region of Alabama --
An Environmental Psychology course and African-American Students' Pro-Environmental Attitudes and Behaviors --
School Gardens: Unpacking the Potential to Reduce Food Insecurity among Alabama's Children --
The Impact of China's Changing Hukou on Women's Rural Land Rights --
Plugging the Malaysian "Great Brain Drain": Recognition of Dual Citizenship --
Scale and Political Ecology: A Conceptual Analysis of the Brazilian Samarco Disaster --
Green Transport: A Way Forward for Environmental Sustainability --
Feminist Elites in Democratic Jordan 1989-2016 --
About the Authors --
Index.
Series Title: Research in political sociology, v. 25.
Responsibility: edited by Ram Alagan, Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL, USA ; Seela Aladuwaka, Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL, USA.

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Human activities and decision-making have enormous impacts on the environment. This volume engages in critical conversations on these issues and how their inter-connectedness and outcomes shape the  Read more...

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