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Title New earth politics : essays from the Anthropocene / Simon Nicholson and Sikina Jinnah, editors.

Imprint Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource : illustrations.
Series Earth system governance
Earth system governance.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Living on a New Earth / Simon Nicholson and Sikina Jinnah -- The Changing Shape of Global Environmental Politics / Ken Conca -- Green Earth : The Emergence of Planetary Civilization / Daniel Deudney and Elizabeth Mendenhall -- The Co-Production of Knowledge about International Governance : Living on the Science/Policy Interface / Oran R. Young -- Scholarship as Citizenship / Richard Falk -- Person/Planet Politics : Contemplative Pedagogies for a New Earth / Karen T. Litfin -- Make Way for Hope : A Contrarian View / Michael F. Maniates -- Institutional Politics and Reform / Kate O'Neill -- An Engaged Scholarship Narrative / Maria Ivanova -- Autonomy and Activism in Civil Society / Peter Jacques -- Could the Incremental Environmental Movement of Today Become a Missionary Religious Force of Tomorrow? / Erik Assadourian -- Towards Sharing Our Ecospace / Joyeeta Gupta -- China on the World Stage / Judith Shapiro -- The New Earth's Defining Problem Energy Transformations / Navroz Dubash -- Governing Climate Engineering / Wil Burns and Simon Nicholson -- Living at the Margins / Paul Wapner -- The Sustainability Story : Exposing Truths, Half-Truths, and Illusions / Peter Dauvergne -- Politics for a New Earth : Governing in the Anthropocene / Frank Biermann.
Summary Prominent scholars and practitioners in the field of global environmental politics consider the ecological and political realities of life on the new earth, and probe the field's deepest and most enduring questions at a time of increasing environmental stress. Arranged in complementary pairs, included are - reflections on environmental pedagogy, analysis of new geopolitical realities, reflections on the power of social movements and international institutions, and calls for more compelling narratives to promote environmental action.
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Subject Environmental protection -- Social aspects.
Environmental protection -- Political aspects.
Human ecology -- Social aspects.
Human ecology -- Political aspects.
Environmentalism -- Social aspects.
Environmentalism -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Jinnah, Sikina, 1977- editor.
Nicholson, Simon (Simon James), editor.
Other Form: Print version: New earth politics. Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, 2016 (DLC) 2015038403
ISBN 9780262332132 (electronic bk.)
0262332132 (electronic bk.)
9780262034364 (hardcover)
9780262529198 (print)