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Climate governance at the crossroads

Matthew J. Hoffmann

Climate governance at the crossroads

experimenting with a global response after Kyoto

by Matthew J. Hoffmann

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMatthew J. Hoffmann
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE170 .H64 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24453087M
ISBN 109780195390087
LC Control Number2010023217
OCLC/WorldCa639574728

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This book provides a new approach to thinking about the politics and geographies of climate governance. It argues that in order to understand the nature and potential of the range of new responses to climate change emerging at multiple scales we need to examine how governance is accomplished - how it is undertaken, practised and contested. The global response to climate change has reached a critical juncture. Since the signing of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the nations of the world have attempted to address climate change through large-scale multilateral treaty-making. These efforts have been heroic, but disappointing. As evidence for the quickening pace of climate change mounts, the treaty.

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