chapter Introduction

Andrew Dobson

in Citizenship and the Environment

Published in print November 2003 | ISBN: 9780199258444
Published online April 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191601002 | DOI:
 chapter Introduction

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Fiscal incentives for encouraging sustainable behaviour are contrasted with citizenship approaches. The distinction between environmental and ecological citizenship and the notion of ‘post‐cosmopolitanism’ are introduced. The relationship between citizenship, democracy, and sustainability is discussed.

Keywords: democracy; ecological citizenship; environmental citizenship; post‐cosmopolitanism; sustainability

Chapter.  2563 words. 

Subjects: Environment

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