Political Theory and the Ecological Challenge

Political Theory and the Ecological Challenge

by Andrew Dobson
     
 

In this book, first published in 2006, political theory scholars examine the challenge that political ecology presents to political theory.See more details below

Overview

In this book, first published in 2006, political theory scholars examine the challenge that political ecology presents to political theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521546980
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/31/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
270
Sales rank:
1,505,075
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Meet the Author

Andrew Dobson is Professor of Politics in the Department of Politics and International Studies at the Open University, UK. He is the author of a number of books including Citizenship and the Environment (2003), Green Political Thought (2000) and Justice and the Environment (1998).

Robyn Eckersley is a Reader and Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Melbourne. Her most recent books include The Green State: Rethinking Democracy and Sovereignty (2004), and The State and the Global Ecological Crisis (2005, co-edited with John Barry).

Table of Contents

Introduction Andrew Dobson and Robyn Eckersley; Part I. Modern Political Ideologies and the Ecological Challenge: 1. Conservatism Roger Scruton; 2. Liberalism Marcel Wissenburg; 3. Socialism Mary Mellor; 4. Feminism Val Plumwood; 5. Nationalism Avner de-Shalit; 6. Communitarianism Robyn Eckersley; 7. Cosmopolitanism Andrew Linklater; Part II. Political Concepts and the Ecological Challenge: 8. Democracy Terence Ball; 9. Justice James P. Sterba; 10. The state Andrew Hurrell; 11. Representation Michael Saward; 12. Freedom and rights Richard Dagger; 13. Citizenship Andrew Dobson; 14. Security Daniel Deudney.

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