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Environment and citizenship in Latin America

Alex Latta

Environment and citizenship in Latin America

natures, subjects and struggles

by Alex Latta

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Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Citizen participation,
  • Nature and civilization,
  • Citizenship,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Political ecology,
  • Environmental protection

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Alex Latta & Hannah Wittman
    SeriesCEDLA Latin American studies (CLAS) -- 101
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA75.8 .E57 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214420M
    ISBN 109780857457479, 9780857457486
    LC Control Number2012001642

    Book Review. Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects and Struggles. Alex Latta and Hannah Wittman, eds. New York: Berghahn Books, pp. JONATHAN DEVORE. Yale University. Search for more papers by this author. JONATHAN DEVORE. Yale University. The book concludes with a general reflection on the present and future of environmental citizenship. The book contains a variety of illustrations, boxed case-studies, links to online resources and suggestions for further reading. This original and engaging text is essential reading for students and scholars of environmental politics.

    This Open Access book is about the development of a common understanding of environmental citizenship. It conceptualizes and frames environmental citizenship taking an educational perspective. Organized in four complementary parts, the book first explains the political, economic and societal dimensions of the concept. Women's activism in Latin America and the Caribbean: Engendering social justice, democratizing citizenship Book January with 26 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

    Environmental Citizenship in Latin America: Climate, Intermediate Organizations, and Political Subjects. Legacies of the Left Turn in Latin America: The Promise of Inclusive Citizenship contains original essays by a diverse group of leading and emerging scholars from North America, Europe, and Latin America. The book speaks to wide-ranging debates on democracy, the left, and citizenship in Latin America.


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Environment and citizenship in Latin America by Alex Latta Download PDF EPUB FB2

This volume is the result of a collaborative endeavour to advance debates on environmental citizenship, while simultaneously and systematically addressing broader theoretical and methodological questions related to the particularities of studying environment and citizenship in Latin America.

Book description: Scholarship related to environmental questions in Latin America has only recently begun to coalesce around citizenship as both an empirical site of inquiry and an analytical frame of reference.

This has led to a series of new insights and perspectives, but few. Get this from a library. Environment and citizenship in Latin America: natures, subjects and struggles. [Alex Latta; Hannah Wittman;] -- Scholarship related to environmental questions in Latin America has only recently begun to coalesce around citizenship as both an empirical site of inquiry and an analytical frame of reference.

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Scholarship related to environmental questions in Latin America has only recently begun Environment and citizenship in Latin America book coalesce around citizenship as both an empirical site of inquiry and an analytical frame of reference. This has led to a series of new insights and perspectives, but few efforts have been made to bring these various approaches into a sustained conversation across different social, temporal and geographic.

Informationen zum Autor Alex Latta is an Associate Professor in the Department of Global Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University and in the Balsillie School of International Affairs.

Klappentext This book is a major contribution to our understanding of environmental politics in Latin America. The chapters present a wealth of original research that shows that environmental concerns are part of. Scholarship related to environmental questions in Latin America has only recently begun to coalesce around citizenship as both an empirical site of inquiry and an analytical frame of reference.

This has led to a series of new insights and perspectives, but few efforts have been made to bring these various approaches into a sustained. Professor Alex Latta, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada, and co-editor (with Hannah Wittman) of Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects and Struggles () 'Cao's Environment and Citizenship makes an important contribution in terms of the maturing of the complex debate between green political theory and its concerns.

Environmental Citizenship and Climate Security. Andrew Baldwin & Judy Meltzer - - In Alex Latta & Hannah Wittman (eds.), Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects and Struggles.

Berghahn Books. Ordinary Places Extraordinary Events: Citizenship, Democracy and Public Space in Latin America (Planning, History and Environment Series) Clara Irazabal Clara Irazábal and her contributors explore the urban history of some of Latin America’s great cities through studies of their public spaces and what has taken place there.

Environmental awareness and social mobilization is a growing issue in Latin America. This book discusses how co-operative recycling practices have been increasingly used as a strategy to contest both the waste problem and urban poverty.

The Netherlands Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (NALACS), in cooperation with the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment of the Delft University of Technology, organised the joint conference, ‘Cities and Citizenship in Contemporary Latin America and the Caribbean,’ held on June in Delft, the Netherlands.

ERLACS – European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies is an Open Access, scientific journal. It publishes peer-reviewed articles in English and Spanish.

Contributions reflect substantial empirical research and/or are theoretically innovative with respect to major debates within social science research (understood in the broadest sense, including history and economics) on Latin. This book is open access under a CC-BY license. The multiple purposes of nature – livelihood for communities, revenues for states, commodities for companies, and biodiversity for conservationists – have turned environmental governance in Latin America into a highly contested arena.

This book looks at how citizenship has been imagined and transformed in Latin America through the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries from different disciplinary perspectives including anthropology, history, urban planning, geography and political studies.

It looks beyond citizenship as a for. Latta, Alex, and Hannah Wittman, eds. Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects and Struggles. New York: Berghahn Books, Scholarship related to environmental questions in Latin America has only recently begun to coalesce around citizenship as both an empirical site of inquiry and an analytical frame of reference.

Drawing on multi-sited ethnographic research, this book contributes to debates on the meaning and practice of citizenship in Latin America and for migrants throughout the world.

In this time of deep uncertainty for many migrants, it is necessary to seize on the germ of possibility that uncertainty contains and present an alternative politics. In: LATTA, Alex and WITTMAN, Hannah. Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, subjects and struggles.

(CEDLA Latin America studies - CLAS book ). Berghahn books, London, ] O livro pode ser consultado no google books e também na página da editora Berghahn. The book discusses recent theoretical approaches to New Civics in basic education. In this book, large-scale assessments of Civic Education are re-visited, using up-to-date theoretical models of Civic Engagement.

The book presents theories, curriculum approaches, practices, and evaluations of the impact of civic education in Latin America. Professor Alex Latta, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada, and co-editor (with Hannah Wittman) of Environment and Citizenship in Latin America: Natures, Subjects and Struggles () 'Cao's Environment and Citizenship makes an important contribution in terms of the maturing of the complex debate between green political theory and its concerns 5/5(1).

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General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford. Narratives and Imaginings of Citizenship in Latin America. Narratives and Imaginings of Citizenship in Latin America book. Edited By Cristina Rojas, Judy Metzler.

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