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The environmental politics of sacrifice / edited by Michael Maniates and John M. Meyer.

Publication:
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.
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viii, 343 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Environmental policy.
Sacrifice.
Contents:
Must we sacrifice? confronting the politics of sacrifice in an ecologically full world / John M. Meyer and Michael Maniates
Asking the right questions
A democratic politics of sacrifice? / John M. Meyer
Sacrifice in an age of comfort / Paul Wapner
Freedom, values, and sacrifice : overcoming obstacles to environmentally sustainable behavior / Cheryl Hall
Seeing sacrifice in everyday life
Ordinary and extraordinary sacrifices : religion, everyday life, and environmental practice / Anna Peterson
The sacred and the profane in the ecological politics of sacrifice / Karen Litfin
Consumer sovereignty, heroic sacrifice : two insidious concepts in an endlessly expansionist economy / Thomas Princen
Parental sacrifice as atonement for future climate change / Sudhir Chella Rajan
Obstacles and opportunities
Self-interest, sacrifice and climate change : (re- )framing the British Columbia carbon tax / Shane Gunster
Civic virtue and sacrifice in a suburban nation / Peter CannavoĢ€
Bikes, sticks, carrots / Justin Williams
Intelligent design? : unpacking geoengineering's hidden sacrifices / Simon Nicholson
Struggling with sacrifice : take back your time and right2vacation.org / Michael Maniates
Conclusion : sacrifice and a new environmental politics / Michael Maniates and John M. Meyer.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Maniates, Michael.
Meyer, John M.
ISBN:
0262514362
9780262014366 (hardcover : alk. paper)
026201436X (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780262514361 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
463454544
Publisher Number:
99954442032