Human Security and Climate Change in Southeast Asia: Managing Risk and Resilience

Human Security and Climate Change in Southeast Asia: Managing Risk and Resilience

by Lorraine Elliott
     
 

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This book makes an important and timely contribution to debates about the relationship between climate change and security in Southeast Asia. It does so through a human security lens, drawing on local and regional expertise to discuss the threats that climate change poses to human security in Southeast Asia and to show how a human security approach draws attention

Overview

This book makes an important and timely contribution to debates about the relationship between climate change and security in Southeast Asia. It does so through a human security lens, drawing on local and regional expertise to discuss the threats that climate change poses to human security in Southeast Asia and to show how a human security approach draws attention to the importance of adaptation and strategies for social resilience. In doing so, it exposes the consequences of climate change, the impact on community rights and access, the special problem of border areas, before going on to investigate local and regional strategies for addressing the human security challenges of climate change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781138815827
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/15/2014
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Lorraine Elliott is Professor of International Relations at the Australian National University, Canberra and Visiting Senior Fellow at the Centre for Non-Traditional Security (NTS) Studies at the S. Rajaratnam School of Strategic and International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Mely Caballero-Anthony is Associate Professor, and Head of the Centre for Non-Traditional Security (NTS) Studies at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; and former Director of External Relations at the ASEAN Secretariat.

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