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Oxford handbook of climate change and society

Author: John S Dryzek; Richard B Norgaard; David Schlosberg
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A systematic examination by the best writers in a variety of fields working on issues of how climate change affects society, and how social, economic, and political systems can, do, and should  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John S Dryzek; Richard B Norgaard; David Schlosberg
ISBN: 9780199683420 0199683425 9780199566600 0199566607
OCLC Number: 1029434011
Notes: Originally published: 2011, reprinted 2014.
Description: xiv, 727 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Climate change and society : approaches and responses / John S. Dryzek, Richard B. Norgaard, and David Schlosberg --
A truly complex and diabolical policy problem / Will Steffen --
The nature of the problem / Dale Jamieson --
The poverty of climate economics / Mark Sagoff --
The development of the concept of dangerous anthropogenic climate change / Spencer Weart --
Voices of vulnerability : the reconfiguration of policy discourses / Maarten Hajer and Wytske Versteeg --
Environmentality / Timothy W. Luke --
The physical sciences and climate politics / Hans von Storch, Armin Bunde, and Nico Stehr --
Cosmopolitan knowledge : climate science and global civic epistemology / Sheila Jasanoff --
Organized climate change denial / Riley E. Dunlap and Aaron M. McCright --
Communicating climate change : closing the science-action gap / Susanne C. Moser and Lisa Dilling --
Economic estimates of the damages caused by climate change / Robert Mendelsohn --
Weighing climate futures : a critical review of the application of economic valuation / Richard B. Norgaard --
Global change vulnerability assessments : definitions, challenges, and opportunities / Colin Polsky and Hallie Eakin --
Health hazards / Elizabeth G. Hanna --
Indigenous peoples and cultural losses / Robert Melchior Figueroa. Climate change and 'security' / Nils Gilman, Doug Randall, and Peter Schwartz --
Human security / Jon Barnett --
Climate refugees and security : conceptualizations, categories, and contestations / Timothy Doyle and Sanjay Chaturvedi --
From efficiency to justice : utility as the informational basis of climate strategies, and some alternatives / Simon Dietz --
Climate justice / Stephen M. Gardiner --
International justice / Paul Baer --
Intergenerational justice / Richard B. Howarth --
Public opinion and participation / Matthew C. Nisbet --
Social movements and global civil society / Ronnie D. Lipschutz and Corina McKendry --
Translocal climate justice solidarities / Paul Routledge --
Climate denial : emotion, psychology, culture, and political economy / Kari Marie Norgaard --
The role of religions in activism / Laurel Kearns --
Comparing state responses / Peter Christoff and Robyn Eckersley --
Climate change politics in an authoritarian state : the ambivalent case of China / Miranda A. Schreurs --
Cities and subnational governments / Harriet Bulkeley --
Issues of scale in climate governance / Daniel A. Farber --
Decarbonizing the welfare state / Ian Gough and James Meadowcroft --
Discourses of the global south / Sivan Kartha. Economic policy instruments for reducing greenhouse gas emissions / David Harrison [and others] --
Policy instruments in practice / Andrew Jordan [and others] --
Carbon trading : a critique / Clive L. Spash --
Redesigning energy systems / Mark Diesendorf --
Corporate responses / Simone Pulver --
Is green consumption part of the solution? / Andrew Szasz --
Selling carbon : from international climate regime to global carbon market / Matthew Paterson --
Improving the performance of the climate regime : insights from regime analysis / Oran R. Young --
Reconceptualizing global governance / Paul G. Harris --
The role of international law in global governance / Walter F. Baber and Robert V. Bartlett --
The democratic legitimacy of global governance after Copenhagen / Karin Bäckstrand --
New actors and mechanisms of global governance / Frank Biermann --
Resilience / W. Neil Adger, Katrina Brown, and James Waters.
Other Titles: Climate change and society
Responsibility: edited by John S. Dryzek, Richard B. Norgaard and David Schlosberg.

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