By Peter Dauvergne
The 1st guide of unique articles by means of best students of world environmental politics, this landmark quantity maps the newest theoretical and empirical examine during this younger and starting to be box. Captured listed here are the dynamic and lively debates over matters for the wellbeing and fitness of the planet and the way they may most sensible be addressed. The introductory chapters discover the highbrow traits and evolving parameters within the box of worldwide environmental politics. They make a case for an expansive definition of the sector, person who embraces an interdisciplinary literature at the connections among worldwide politics and environmental switch. the remainder chapters are divided into 3 large topics - states, governance and defense; capitalism, exchange and companies; and data, civil societies and ethics - with each one part supplying a cohesive dialogue of present matters. In-depth explorations are given to subject matters resembling: international commons, renewable power, the effectiveness of environmental cooperation, rules and company criteria, exchange liberalization and international environmental governance, and technological know-how and environmental citizenship. A entire survey of the most recent examine, the guide is an important reference for students, scholars and policymakers within the box of world environmental politics.