Europe and Global Climate Change: Politics, Foreign Policy and Regional Cooperation

Europe and Global Climate Change: Politics, Foreign Policy and Regional Cooperation

by Paul G. Harris (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781845429447
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 04/07/2007
Pages: 432
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Edited by Paul G. Harris, Chair Professor of Global and Environmental Studies, The Education University of Hong Kong

Table of Contents

Contents:


Preface


INTRODUCTION

1. Europe and the Politics and Foreign Policy of Global Climate Change

Paul G. Harris


PART I: GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE AND POLICYMAKING IN EUROPE

2. The Politics of Climate Change in Germany: Domestic Sources of Environmental Foreign Policy

Michael T. Hatch


3. The Indispensable Awkward Partner: The United Kingdom in European Climate Policy

Loren R. Cass


4. Middle Power Leadership in the Climate Change Negotiations: Foreign Policy of the Netherlands

Norichika Kanie


5. Climatic Issues in Polish Foreign Policy

Anita Bokwa


6. Sweden, Climate Change and the EU Context

Kate E. Marshall


7. A New Climate for Spain: Accommodating Environmental Foreign Policy in a Federal State

J. David Tàbara


8. Shaming and Framing: Norwegian NGOs in the Climate Change Negotiations

Andreas Tjernshaugen and Ho-Ching Lee


PART II: THE EUROPEAN UNION AND GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE

9. Articulating a Consensus: The EUs Position on Climate Change

Nuno S. Lacasta, Suraje Dessai, Eva Kracht and Katharine Vincent


10. Common Policy on Climate Change: Land Use, Domestic Stakeholders and EU Foreign Policy

Martina Jung, Axel Michaelowa, Ingrid Nestle, Sandra Greiner and Michael Dutschke


11. Climate Policy in the EU: International Regimes and Policy Diffusion

Sebastian Oberthür and Dennis Tänzler


12. Meeting Kyoto Commitments: EU Influence on Norway and Germany

Guri Bang, Jonas Vevatne and Michelle Twena


13. Climate Change Policy and the Enlargement of the EU

Leonardo Massai


14. The Reflexivity of Ideas in Climate Change Policy: German, European and International Politics

Lyn Jaggard


15. Sharing the Burdens of Global Climate Change: International Equity and Justice in European Policy

Paul G. Harris


CONCLUSION

16. Explaining European Responses to Global Climate Change: Power, Interests and Ideas in Domestic and International Politics

Paul G. Harris


Index

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