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Leading authors in the field
Short, clear, and accessible introduction to the topic
Contains one of the first treatments of the implications of an emerging <"Anthropocene>" era for human societies
Striking claims about need for transition to different kind of society
1: Climate's Challenges
2: Constructing Science and Dealing with Denial
3: The Costs of Inaction and the Limits of Economics
4: Actions that Promise and Practices that Fall Short
5: What's Just?
7: The Anthropocene
8: Transition, Resilience, and Reconstruction
John S. Dryzek , Australian Research Council Federation Fellow and Professor of Political Science, Australian National University.
Richard B. Norgaard , Professor of Energy and Resources, University of California, Berkeley
David Schlosberg , Professor of Environmental Politics, University of Sydney
John S. Dryzek is Australian Research Council Federation Fellow and Professor of Political Science in the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the Australian National University. He is the author of a number of books on democracy and environmental politics. Richard B. Norgaard is Professor of Energy and Resources at the University of California, Berkeley. He is an eclectic ecological economist. David Schlosberg is Professor of Environmental Politics at the University of Sydney. His work focuses on environmental political theory, environmental justice, and environmental movements.