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Environmental Politics
By Norman Miller

Environmental Politics

Cases in Environmental Politics and Cases in Environmental Politics 2nd Revised edition

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Environmental Politics by Norman Miller

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At every stage, environmental policy is the result of the struggle of stakeholders interested in, and affected by, the problem being addressed and the range of possible solutions. The interested parties in any given policy dispute may include federal regulatory agencies, environmental advocacy groups, businesses and their lobbying arms, the media, the scientific community, think tanks, NGOs of every stripe, trade associations and professional organizations, and even state and local governments, each of whom have their own interests in the resulting policy. Environmental Politics: Stakeholders, Interests, and Policymaking discusses political battles over the environment from the ground level - as they are fought in legislative chambers, the cloakroom, the daily newspaper, on television, and on the Internet. The text explores environmental politics as a clash of interests, not ideologies, and environmental policy as a result of the reconciliation of those interests. The casebook emphasizes the struggle for power among stakeholders in environmental politics and policymaking. Whether examining energy policy, air pollution, endangered species, land use, or the politics of food, each case is presented through a narrative introduction and 3-4 primary source documents that illustrate whose interests are at stake and how they pursue them in the policymaking process.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415961073
ISBN-10: 0415961076
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 28mm)
Pages: 464
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Cases in Environmental Politics by Norman Miller Cases in Environmental Politics, Paperback (November 2008)

Focuses on the struggle for power among stakeholders in environmental politics and policymaking. Whether examining legislation on energy policy, air pollution, endangered species, land use, or the politics of food, this book presents each case through a narrative introduction and primary source documents that show whose interests are at stake.

Environmental Politics by Norman Miller Environmental Politics, Hardback (November 2008)

Shows students that environmental politics is fundamentally a clash of competing stakeholders' interests, and environmental policy is the result of their reconciliation. This book marks changes in the formal lawmaking process itself, and also covers elements reshaping environmental politics.

Group Process, Group Decision, Group Action by Norman Miller Group Process, Group Decision, Group Action, Paperback (March 2003)

Offers an introduction to the social psychological study of group processes. This book covers topics such as social influence, behaviour in groups, group productivity, social dilemmas, group decision-making and inter-group conflict. It also examines the research and theory regarding social support, and electronic groups.

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Author Biography - Norman Miller

Norman Miller has served on the faculties of Rutgers University, Rollins and Meredith Colleges, and North Carolina State University. He is currently a member of the Global Warming and Energy Subcommittee of the national Sierra Club and the Executive Committee of the Sierra Club's North Carolina Chapter. Previously he worked in both the legislative and executive branches of New Jersey state government in a variety of environmental policy capacities. He is also an academic member of the Society of Environmental Journalism.

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