Community, Democracy, and the Environment: Sharing the Future / Edition 1

Community, Democracy, and the Environment: Sharing the Future / Edition 1

by Jane A. Grant
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742526151

ISBN-13: 9780742526150

Pub. Date: 10/20/2003

Publisher: The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc

Grant (public and environmental affairs, Indiana U.-Purdue U.) argues that the nature of ties people have to each other in communities, the quality of the attachments they have to their political institutions, and the presence or absence of public spaces within which to deliberate about their deepest concerns may have profound implications for the biosphere.…  See more details below

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Grant (public and environmental affairs, Indiana U.-Purdue U.) argues that the nature of ties people have to each other in communities, the quality of the attachments they have to their political institutions, and the presence or absence of public spaces within which to deliberate about their deepest concerns may have profound implications for the biosphere. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742526150
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
10/20/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.34(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
1Community, Democracy, and the Environment: Overview and Background1
2Discussion, Participation, Deliberation, and Modern Community: Connections with Public Spheres, Governmental Sectors, Civil Ethics, and Environmental Values17
3Fostering Democratic Deliberation over Environmental Policy: The Indiana Hazardous Waste Facility Site Approval Authority41
4The Environment, Energy Policy, and Sustainable Development in the United States: Historical Antecedents and Future Prospects67
5Global Climate Change: Linking National Deliberations with International Negotiations91
6Conclusion: Learning to Share the Future109
Index125
About the Author135

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