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Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism: The End of Environmentalism?

Edited By: Marcel Wissenburg and Yoram Levy


Hardback | Dec 2004 | #144519 | ISBN: 0415321956
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Provides a reflective assessment of recent developments, social relevance and future of environmental political theory, concluding that although the alleged pacification of environmentalism is more than skin deep, it is not yet quite deep enough.


1. Introduction - Yoram Levy and Marcel Wissenburg 2. The Role of Environmentalism - Gayil Talshir Part I: The Faces of Endism 3. Post-Ecologism and the Politics of Simulation - Ingolfur Blnhdorn 4. The End of Environmentalism (As We Know It) - Yoram Levy 5. Little Green Lies - Marcel Wissenburg Part II: Democracy and Environmentalism 6. The End of Deep Ecology? - Not Quite - Mike Mills and Fraser King 7. The Environment Versus Individual Freedom and Convenience - Marius de Geus 8. Precaution, Scientization or Deliberation? - Karin B?ckstrand Part III: The Good and Green Society 9. Ecology, Democracy and Autonomy - Mathew Humphrey 10. A Precautionary Approach - Meira Hanson 11. Liberal Democracy and the Shaping of Environmentally Enlightened Citizens - Graham Smith Part IV: Perspectives and Possibilities 12. Sustainability and Plurity - Dorothee Horstk/tter 13. The Minimum Irreversible Harm Principle - Michael Wallack 14. From Environmental Politics to the Politics of the Environment - John Barry 15. Conclusion - Yoram Levy and Marcel Wissenburg.

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