Item description for Globalization And the Environment (Studies in Critical Social Sciences) by Andrew Jorgenson...
What is missing in the mounting literature on globalization is a focused theoretical foundation with parallel empirical examinations of global structures and their environmental consequences. The articles in this volume examine how the world-economy and related non-economic forms of global structuring impact the natural environment and the living conditions of human populations living across the globe. Environmental dynamics in areas as diverse as Ancient Egypt and the Modern Amazon are presented for readers who are new to the world-systems approach and for others interested in recent efforts to link environmental outcomes and antecedents to global processes.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.1" Weight: 1.7 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2006
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 900415132X ISBN13 9789004151321