Political Science

Understanding Environmental Policy Processes

by James Keeley
Publisher: Routledge
Release Date: 2014-10-14
Genre: Political Science
Pages: 240 pages
ISBN 13: 1136549722
ISBN 10: 9781136549724
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : Understanding Environmental Policy Processes written by James Keeley, published by Routledge which was released on 2014-10-14. Download Understanding Environmental Policy Processes Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. The French continued to run the cotton filière after independence, until 1974, when it was nationalized. ... serve a distinct political purpose – namely, to ensure the continuity of cotton production for the state and the company. -- A critical analysis of the post-Rio consensus on environment and development which questions the role of particular forms of internationalized elite scientific expertise. It asks why certain understandings of environmental change stick with such tenacity. In exploring this, the authors unravel the politics of knowledge surrounding policymaking, looking particularly at Ethiopia, Mali and Zimbabwe and their land and soils management. The book also looks at prospects for more inclusive, participatory forms of policymaking.