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The making of green knowledge [electronic resource] : environmental politics and cultural transformation / Andrew Jamison.

By: Jamison, Andrew.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001Description: 1 online resource (xi, 205 p.).ISBN: 0511018894 (electronic bk.); 9780511018893 (electronic bk.); 0521792525; 9780521792523; 0521796873 (pc); 9780521796873 (pc); 0511155638; 9780511155635; 0511047053; 9780511047053; 9780511489143 (electronic bk.); 0511489145 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Environmentalism | Environmental policy | Sustainable development | �Ecologisme | Environnement -- Politique gouvernementale | D�eveloppement durable | SCIENCE -- Environmental Science (see also Chemistry -- Environmental) | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Environmental Policy | Electronic books | Electronic books | Samfundsvidenskab Sociologi | Ecologische beweging | Milieubeleid | Ecologisme | Politique de l'environnement | Umweltpolitik | Umweltvertr�aglichkeit | Nachhaltige Entwicklung | Umweltschutz | WissenserwerbGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Making of green knowledge.DDC classification: 363.7/05 Other classification: 43.30 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction -- On the ambiguities of greening -- Social movements and knowledge-making -- The dialectics of environmentalism -- National shades of green -- The challenge of green business -- On the dilemmas of activism -- Concluding reflections.
Summary: This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the politics of the environment and the development of environmental knowledge. Focusing on the quest for more sustainable forms of socio-economic development, it places environmental politics within a broad historical perspective, and examines the different political strategies and cultural practices that have emerged.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 182-202) and index.

Introduction -- On the ambiguities of greening -- Social movements and knowledge-making -- The dialectics of environmentalism -- National shades of green -- The challenge of green business -- On the dilemmas of activism -- Concluding reflections.

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This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the politics of the environment and the development of environmental knowledge. Focusing on the quest for more sustainable forms of socio-economic development, it places environmental politics within a broad historical perspective, and examines the different political strategies and cultural practices that have emerged.

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