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Can Change Happen?

Daniel J. Fiorino.

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 10771 words.

The logic of green growth—both as issue framing and policy agenda—is compelling only if there is a political path to making it happen. This chapter considers green growth prospects in the...

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Colonialism and the Transformation of Hinterlands

Prakash Kashwan.

in Democracy in the Woods

April 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 9744 words.

This chapter examines the variation in the institutional legacies—including the property regimes—of British, German, and Spanish colonial administrations in the hinterlands of India,...

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Conclusion

Prakash Kashwan.

in Democracy in the Woods

April 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 8574 words.

This concluding chapter summarizes the findings reported in Democracy in the Woods and offers theoretical insights and critical reflections about political mediation of the equally valued...

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Democracy in the Woods

Prakash Kashwan.

April 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 328 pages.

How do societies negotiate the apparently competing agendas of environmental protection and social justice? And why do some countries perform much better than others? Democracy in the Woodsnull...

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Ecological Governance

Daniel J. Fiorino.

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 9942 words.

A weakness in the writing about green growth is inattention to governance. This chapter explores the evidence on the role of governance factors on ecological performance among countries....

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Ecology and Economy: Partners or Antagonists?

Daniel J. Fiorino.

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 10053 words.

Ecological policy and politics in the United States and most other countries has turned on the almost inevitable conflicts between ecological and economic goals. US policy recognized this...

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A Good Life on a Finite Earth

Daniel J. Fiorino.

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 272 pages.

Green growth is the idea that a society’s ecological and economic goals can be pursued as a mutually reinforcing, positive sum. It accepts that economies increase in scale and efficiency,...

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The Green Growth Policy Agenda

Daniel J. Fiorino.

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 11648 words.

The concept of green growth offers both a means of reframing ecology–economy relationships and defining an agenda for change. This chapter sets out the framework for a green growth policy...

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Inequality and Green Growth

Daniel J. Fiorino.

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 10855 words.

This chapter examines the role of economic inequality in influencing a society’s capacity for ecological protection and green growth. Its premise is that for two similar political systems...

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Political Mediation of Land Conflicts in the Hinterlands

Prakash Kashwan.

in Democracy in the Woods

April 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Environment. 8913 words.

This chapter examines the structures of political intermediation — venues that facilitate the engagement of peasant groups and social movements in political and policy processes — in India,...

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