By Harriet Bulkeley,Matthew Paterson,Johannes Stripple

in the direction of a Cultural Politics of weather swap offers a brand new viewpoint on how weather switch issues in policy-making, company and daily life. It argues that the paintings of low carbon transitions occurs throughout the construction of units, the mobilisation of wants, and the articulation of dissent. utilizing case reviews from the USA, Australia, and Europe, the publication examines the construction and contestation of latest varieties of cultural politics - of the way a climate-changed society is articulated, learned and contested. via this technique it opens up questions on how, the place and via whom weather politics is carried out and the ways that we would reply otherwise to this societal problem. This ebook presents a key reference element for the rising educational neighborhood engaged on the cultural politics of weather swap, and a way in which to have interaction this new quarter of study with the wider social sciences.

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