Sustainability Conflicts in Coastal India: Hazards, Changing Climate and Development Discourses in the Sundarbans

Sustainability Conflicts in Coastal India: Hazards, Changing Climate and Development Discourses in the Sundarbans

by Aditya Ghosh

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319638911
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 12/02/2017
Series: Advances in Asian Human-Environmental Research
Edition description: 1st ed. 2018
Pages: 245
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Aditya Ghosh graduated with a PhD from the University of Heidelberg and has studied at the University of Sussex, University of Calcutta, University of Mumbai, and theUniversity of Lincoln. Aditya specializes insustainable development, climate change and socio-ecological systems.

Table of Contents


Part I. 'Devil’ in the deep blue sea?
1. Warming world, threatened poor
2. Recipe of a disaster: Peripheral lives in the epicentre of changing climate


Part II. Digging deep: Evidence and Empiricism
3. Dusting the layers: Evolution of vulnerabilities
4. Is Science Sacred?
5. Discursive dissonance in socio-ecological theatre
6. Are comments free? Where consents manufacture


Part III. Joining the Isles
7. For the comfortably numb: Conclusion summary


Postscript
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