Living with Nature: Environmental Politics as Cultural Discourse

Living with Nature: Environmental Politics as Cultural Discourse

by Frank Fischer
     
 

ISBN-10: 019829509X

ISBN-13: 9780198295099

Pub. Date: 09/16/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Despite the optimism of 1992's "Earth Summit" the politics of environmental sustainable development have reached an impasse. Why do issues of environmental protection continue to take a back seat to economic competition, particularly in the international realm? Living With Nature argues that in order to answer this question we must view the debate about

Overview

Despite the optimism of 1992's "Earth Summit" the politics of environmental sustainable development have reached an impasse. Why do issues of environmental protection continue to take a back seat to economic competition, particularly in the international realm? Living With Nature argues that in order to answer this question we must view the debate about environmental sustainability in terms of the basic cultural and political questions underpinning the dynamics of the environmental crisis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198295099
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
09/16/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
1460L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

PART I. THE CULTURAL CONSTRUCTION OF THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >