Global Environmental Politics

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Avalon Publishing, 1991 - Political Science - 208 pages
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Essays discuss environmental issues, interest groups, security and trade considerations, and future approaches to environmental policy
 

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Contents

Environmental Politics
1
Introducing Global Environmental Politics
15
Paradigm Shift and Environmental Politics
26
Conclusion
32
3 The Issues and Formation
69
Security NorthSouth Relations
107
NorthSouth Relations and Environmental
124
The Global Trade Regime and the Environment
134
Conclusion
141
The Global Partnership Approach
148
Conclusion
156
notes
163
Suggested Readings
185
Chronology
193
Index
199
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About the author (1991)

Gareth Porter is a consultant to the marine program at the World Resources Institute in Washington, D.C. He currently teaches at the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at The John Hopkins University. Janet Welsh Brown was a long-time senior research associate at the World Resources Institute, former chair of the board of Friends of the Earth, and formerly the executive director of the Environmental Defense Fund. She has taught a variety of courses in international relations and environmental politics at the University of Washington in Seattle, the University of the District of Columbia, Howard University, and Sarah Lawrence College.

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