The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society

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OUP Oxford, Aug 18, 2011 - Political Science - 727 pages
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PART VII: PUBLICS AND MOVEMENTS (Matthew C. Nisbet: Public Opinion and Participation ; Ronnie D. Lipschutz and Corina McKendry: Social Movements and Global Civil Society ; Paul Routledge: Transnational Climate Justice Solidarities ; Kari Marie Norgaard: Climate Denial: Emotion, Psychology, Culture, and Political Economy ; Laurel Kearns: The Role of Religions in Activism). - PART VIII: GOVERNMENT RESPONSES (Peter Christoff and Robyn Eckersley: Comparing State Responses ; Miranda A. Schreurs: Climate Change Politics in an Authoritarian State: The Ambivalent Case of China ; Harriet Bulkeley: Cities and Subnational Governments ; Daniel A. Farber: Issues of Scale in Climate Governance ; Ian Gough and James Meadowcroft: Decarbonizing the Welfare State ; Sivan Kartha: Discourses of The Global South). - PART IX: POLICY INSTRUMENTS (David Harrison, Andrew Foss, Per Klevnas, and Daniel Radov: Economic Policy Instruments for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions ; Andrew Jordan, David Benson, Rüdiger Wurzel, and Anthony Zito: Policy Instruments in Practice ; Clive L. Spash: Carbon Trading: A Critique ; Mark Diesendorf: Redesigning Energy Systems). - PART X: PRODUCERS AND CONSUMERS (Simone Pulver: Corporate Responses ; Andrew Szasz: Is Green Consumption Part of the Solution?). - PART XI: GLOBAL GOVERNANCE (Matthew Paterson: Selling Carbon: From International Climate Regime to Global Carbon Market ; Oran R. Young: Improving the Performance of the Climate Regime: Insights from Regime Analysis ; Paul G. Harris: Reconceptualizing Global Governance ; Walter F. Baber and Robert V. Bartlett: The Role of International Law in Global Governance). - PART XII: RECONSTRUCTION (Karin Bäckstrand: The Democratic Legitimacy of Global Governance After Copenhagen ; Frank Biermann: New Actors and Mechanisms of Global Governance ; W. Neil Adger, Katrina Brown, and James Waters: Resilience)

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John S. Dryzek is Professor of Political Science in the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the Australian National University, and Australian Research Council Federation Fellow. He is the author of a number of books on democracy and environmental politics.

Richard B. Norgaard is Professor of Energy and Resources at the University of California-Berkeley and an eclectic ecological economist.

David Schlosberg is Professor of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney.
His work focuses on environmental political theory, environmental justice, and environmental movements.