Frontiers: Histories of Civil Society and Nature
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BeschreibungAn examination of human engagement with nature and its exploitation by market forces, including cases in the Spanish Pyrenees, mid-nineteenth-century English-speaking Canada, coastal Ecuador, the Yucatan peninsula, and the Mexican Caribbean coast.
PortraitMichael R. Redclift is Professor of International Environmental Policy and Head of the Environment, Society, and Politics Research Group in the Department of Geography at King's College, London. He is the author of, most recently, Chewing Gum: The Fortunes of Taste and Sustainbility: Critical Concepts in Social Theory.
Pressestimmen"This is an extraordinary book and a major intellectual and academic achievement... erudite, well-researched and lucidly written, while addressing major conceptual and theoretical issues in an accessible and empirically substantiated manner... A must read." Erik Swyngedouw Progress in Human Geography
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 18 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MIT PR
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2006
Seitenanzahl: 237 Seiten