Environmental Governance: Power and Knowledge in a Local-Global World

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-05-05
  • Publisher: Routledge

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This edited collection makes a highly significant critical contribution to the field of environmental politics, exploring the relationship between governance, power and knowledge through a variety of approaches and perspectives.

Table of Contents

Power, knowledge and environmental governance from a conceptual perspective
Situating Knowledges, Spatializing Communities, and Sizing Contradictions: The Challenge of Globality and Locality in Environmental Governance
Ecological expertise
Power, knowledge and ocean governance from a historical perspective
From the local to the global
Multi-level-governance and the question of scale - the concept of Landscape Governance
The Internationalized State: Functions and Modes of Regulation of Genetic Resources
Ecological Praxis: The Global Ecovillage Movement and the Scientific Ontology of Interbeing
From the global to the local
Water for All! The Power of the World Bank and its Transnational Policy Networks
Global Institutions and Environmental Change: moving beyond land-use-cover-change
Global Assistance for Local Environmental Movements: The Politics of Capacity-Building in Bosnia-Herzegovina
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