Culture, Politics and Climate Change: How Information Shapes by Deserai A. Crow, Maxwell T. Boykoff

By Deserai A. Crow, Maxwell T. Boykoff

Focusing on cultural values and norms as they're translated into politics and coverage results, this ebook provides a special contribution in combining examine from diverse disciplines and from either the constructed and constructing international.

This assortment attracts from a number of views to give an summary of the data with regards to our present knowing of weather swap politics and tradition. it really is divided into 4 sections – tradition and Values, communique and Media, Politics and coverage, and destiny instructions in weather Politics Scholarship – every one through a statement from a key specialist within the box. The publication comprises research of the demanding situations and possibilities for developing winning conversation on weather switch between scientists, the media, policy-makers, and activists.

With an emphasis at the interrelation among social, cultural, and political elements of weather switch verbal exchange, this quantity will be of curiosity to scholars and students of weather swap, surroundings reports, environmental coverage, conversation, cultural reviews, media reports, politics, sociology.

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