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Green States and Social Movements Environmentalism in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and Norway

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ISBN-10: 0199249032

ISBN-13: 9780199249039

Edition: 2003

Authors: John S. Dryzek, Hans-Kristian Hernes, David Schlosberg, David Downes, Christian Friedrich Hunold

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Social movements take shape in relation to the kind of state they face, while over time states are transformed by the movements that they both incorporate and resist. Green States and Social Movements is a comparative study of the environmental movement's successes and failures in four very different states: the USA, UK, Germany and Norway. The history covers the entire sweep of the modern environmental era that begins in 1970. The end in view is a green transformation of the stateand society on a par with earlier transformations that gave us first the liberal capitalist state and then the welfare state. The authors explain why such a transformation is now most likely in Germany, and why it…    
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List price: $51.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/10/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 238
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Chris McCormick is a Professor in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at St. Thomas University in New Brunswick. David Downes is Professor Emeritus of Social Administration at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Paul Rock is a Professor of Social Instituttionsat the London School of Economics and Political Science.

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