The Political Economy of Climate Change Adaptation PDF ePub eBook

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The Political Economy of Climate Change Adaptation free pdf This book presents a political economy framework revolving around four key processes: enclosure, exclusion, encroachment and entrenchment. The authors document the presence of these four inequitable attributes in adaptation projects across four case studies: the displacement of char communities in Bangladesh- the Dutch Delta Works in the Netherlands- Hurricane Katrina reconstruction efforts in the United States, and the politics of technology transfer and knowledge inequality.

About Assoc Prof. Benjamin K. Sovacool

Benjamin K. Sovacool is Director of the Center for Energy Technologies and Professor of Business and Social Sciences in the Department of Business and Technology at Aarhus University, Denmark, as well as Professor of Energy Policy at the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussex in the United Kingdom. Bjorn-Ola Linner is Professor in Environmental Change at Linkoping University and at the Centre for Climate Science and Policy Research, Sweden, as well as research fellow at the Institute for Science, Innovation and Society at Oxford University.

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Author : Assoc Prof. Benjamin K. Sovacool
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 21 October 2015
ISBN : 113749672X
EAN : 9781137496720
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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