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The environment and international relations / Kate O'Neill.

By: O'Neill, Kate, 1968-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Themes in international relations. Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009Description: xiii, 250 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780521842167 (hbk); 9780521603126 (pbk).Subject(s): Environmental abuse | Environmental policy | International relationsDDC classification: 363.7 Other classification: 89.70 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Table of contents only
Contents:
Contents Introduction : the environment and international relations -- International environmental problems -- Actors in international environmental politics -- State-led global environmental governance : international cooperation and regime formation -- The impacts and effectiveness of environmental treaty regimes -- Global economic governance and the environment -- Non-state global environmental governance -- Conclusions : the environment and international relations in the twenty-first century.
Summary: "This textbook is an invaluable guide for students of global environmental politics from both political science and environmental studies perspectives. It introduces students to the ways in which the theories and tools of International Relations can be used to analyze and address global environmental problems."--Jacket.
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General Collection 363.7 O52 (Browse shelf) 122840 Available 122840

Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-241) and index.

Contents Introduction : the environment and international relations -- International environmental problems -- Actors in international environmental politics -- State-led global environmental governance : international cooperation and regime formation -- The impacts and effectiveness of environmental treaty regimes -- Global economic governance and the environment -- Non-state global environmental governance -- Conclusions : the environment and international relations in the twenty-first century.

"This textbook is an invaluable guide for students of global environmental politics from both political science and environmental studies perspectives. It introduces students to the ways in which the theories and tools of International Relations can be used to analyze and address global environmental problems."--Jacket.

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