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Agency Coordination and Cross-Sector Collaboration in Fragile States

Abdul-Akeem Sadiq and Jenna Tyler.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics. 9226 words.

Despite myriad descriptions and indicators used to define a fragile state, the international community has come to an agreement that a fragile state lacks the ability to maintain physical...

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Challenges to Traditional International Relations Theory Posed by Environmental Change

Hugh Dyer.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics; Political Institutions. 12548 words.

Changes in the environment can impact international relations theory, despite enjoying only a limited amount of attention from scholars of the discipline. The sorts of influence that may be...

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Changing People: Green Consciousness

John S. Dryzek.

in The Politics of the Earth

December 2012; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Environmental Politics. 7396 words.

This chapter examines a category of green radicalism that focuses on green consciousness. The stress on green consciousness means that the way people experience and regard the world in...

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Collaboration and Cross-Sector Coordination for Humanitarian Assistance in a Disaster Recovery Setting

David Sanderson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 9442 words.

While known to be important and essential for improved effectiveness and efficiency, cross-sector coordination and collaboration among different actors engaged in postdisaster recovery is...

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Corruption and the Governance of Disaster Risk

David Alexander.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Natural Disasters (Environmental Science); Environmental Politics; Environment and Energy Law. 10013 words.

This article considers how corruption affects the management of disaster mitigation, relief, and recovery. Corruption is a very serious and pervasive issue that affects all countries and...

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Ecofeminism and Global Environmental Politics

Juliann Emmons Allison.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics; Political Sociology. 10162 words.

Ecofeminism can be described as both an ecological philosophy and a social movement that draws on environmental studies, critiques of modernity and science, and feminist critical analyses...

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Ecological Democracy

John S. Dryzek.

in The Politics of the Earth

December 2012; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations; Environmental Politics. 2523 words.

This chapter summarizes the volume's main ideas, a common thread of which is a renewed democratic politics, an ecological democracy. Each of the discourses analyzed in the text offers a...

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Environment and Security

Elizabeth L. Chalecki.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics; Security Studies. 9545 words.

The term environment is often used as a short form for the biophysical environment, which refers to the biotic and abiotic surrounding of an organism or population, and consequently...

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Environment in the Global Political Economy

Peter M. Haas.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics; Political Economy. 12654 words.

The literature on the political economy of the global environment is a hybrid of political economy, international relations (IR), and international environmental politics, looking at the...

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Environmental Activism

Rodrigo G. Pinto.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

March 2010; p ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Politics. 18076 words.

Social science research on environment and activism with a cross- or transnational scope (REACTS) is described as a consolidated but confused, stagnant field of scholarship, one which has...

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