ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS explores the issues that shape environmental policy today. The introduction places environmental politics in context by identifying some of the events that have occurred over the last decade that have affected the fieldas development--from the listing of the polar bear as an endangered species to the opening of Chinaas Three Gorges Dam. The new edition provides coverage of the historical roots of environmentalism, milestones in the development of key policies, and current problems and conflicts. It contains 12 new Another View, Another Voice profiles and six new Emerging Issues features. The author provides in-depth coverage in a readable, concise format that shows readers how environmental problems are identified and how solutions are formulated and implemented. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Christopher H. Foreman Jr., The Promise and Peril qfEnvironmentalJustice (\X/ ashington, DC: Brookings Institution, 1998), ... from ATV Protest Ride, a Salt Lake Tribune, May 12, 2009, http://www.sltrib.com/ci_12347329, accessed June 2, 2009;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Environmental Politics: Domestic and Global Dimensions|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|