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Environmental Protest in Western Europe (Comparative Politics)

by Christopher Rootes

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Social impact of environmental issues,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Western Continental Europe,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9838169M
    ISBN 100199218501
    ISBN 109780199218509

    For discussion of environmental statutes and regulations, including international conventions, see also environmental law. Intellectual underpinnings. Environmental thought and the various branches of the environmental movement are often classified into two intellectual camps: those that are considered anthropocentric, or “human-centred,” in orientation and those considered biocentric, or Missing: Western Europe. The environmental movement (sometimes referred to as the ecology movement), also including conservation and green politics, is a diverse philosophical, social, and political movement for addressing environmental issues. Environmentalists advocate the sustainable management of resources and stewardship of the environment through changes in public policy and individual behavior.

    Environmentalism or environmental rights is a broad philosophy, ideology, and social movement regarding concerns for environmental protection and improvement of the health of the environment, particularly as the measure for this health seeks to incorporate the impact of changes to the environment on humans, animals, plants and non-living environmentalism focuses more on the Missing: Western Europe. The protests of comprised a worldwide escalation of social conflicts, predominantly characterized by popular rebellions against military and bureaucratic elites, who responded with an escalation of political repression.. In the United States, these protests marked a turning point for the civil rights movement, which produced revolutionary movements like the Black Panther by: Authoritarianism, Capitalism, Death of Che .

    Get this from a library! Environmental protest and the State in France. [Graeme Hayes] -- This text discusses the issues and strategies which have characterized the environmental campaigns mounted against recent controversial infrastructure projects in France. It looks at why some.   Street protests are snowballing in Romania against a Canadian-led gold mining project in the Rosia Montana area in the Apuseni Mountains. More t people joined a protest march in.


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It was expected that opportunities created by the increased environmental competence of the European Union would produce a Europeanization of environmental protest, but there was no evidence of any increase in the proportions of protest mobilized on the level of, stimulated by, or targeted at the European Union and its institutions, all of which remained at very low levels in all of the countries.

This item: Environmental Protest In Western Europe (Comparative Politics) by Christopher Environmental Protest in Western Europe book Paperback $ Available to ship in days. Ships from and sold by : $ Established environmental movement organizations have become embedded in policy networks, but, in some countries, there has been a resurgence of environmental radicalism.

Environmental Protest in Western Europe - Paperback - Christopher Rootes - Oxford University Press. Environmental protest in western Europe. [Chris Rootes;] -- "The rise of environmentalism has been one of the more remarkable developments in the politics of western societies in recent decades.

However, as environmental awareness has become more generalized. Based upon an analysis of the protest events reported in one quality newspaper in each of eight countries during the ten years tothis is the first systematically comparative study of environmental protest in a representative cross-section of EU member states.

It breaks entirely new ground in the study of environmental politics in Europe and is a major contribution to the study of. Environmental protest in western Europe. [Chris Rootes;] * Environmental Values * This is a rich and valuable book, Appendix A: The methodology of protest event analysis and the media politics of reporting environmental protest events \/ Olivier Fillieule and Manuel Jim\u00E9nez -- Appendix B.

It breaks entirely new ground in the study of environmental politics in Europe and is a major contribution to the study of protest events. Excerpt The environmental movement is perhaps the most important, and certainly the most durable, of the social and political movements that emerged during the last third of the twentieth century.

environmental protest in Britain, Sweden or Greece, but it appears that protest has been subdued in Sweden but continues in Greece, and, albeit at a relatively modest level, in : Chris Rootes.

Buy Environmental Protest In Western Europe (Comparative Politics) New Ed by Christopher Rootes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Environmental Protest and the State in France [G.

Hayes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book discusses the issues and strategies which have characterized the environmental campaigns mounted against recent controversial infrastructure projects in France. Focusing on the changing nature of policymaking in the Fifth Republic as a key factor in the Cited by: There was no evidence of any Europeanization of environmental protest in the shape of either a convergence of national patterns or a rise of protest mobilized on the level of, stimulated by, or targeted at the European Union and its : Christopher Rootes.

Environmental protest in western Europe. [Chris Rootes;] -- A major contribution to the study of protest events, this text is a systematically comparative study of environmental protests in a representative cross-section of EU member states.

Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Environmental protest in western Europe. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Chris Rootes.

This book analyzes the individual and contextual determinants of protest politics in Western Europe. Building on different theoretical perspectives, from social movements theory to political behavior approaches, the author provides new empirical evidence on the patterns of protest politics. to voice concerns through public protest, disruption and direct action.

There were four resulting categories, combinations of the two models. These were environmental organizations from a sample from Western Europe reviewed by these authors.

Importantly, they were an expression of strategies to mobilize adequate resources from. environment ministries are now a normal feature of western governments. Although the emergence of green parties is only the tip of the iceberg of the greening of the politics of industrialised societies, Green Party members currently hold the environment portfolio in the governments of three of the four largest western European states.

Buy Environmental Protest and the State in France (French Politics, Society and Culture) by Hayes, G. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : G. Hayes. Fillieule O, Jiménez M () Appendix A: the methodology of protest event analysis and the media politics of reporting environmental protest events.

In: Rootes C (ed) Environmental protest in Western Europe. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp –; Franklin JC. Contentious challenges and government responses in Latin by: 1.

More than 1, people have been arrested at Extinction Rebellion climate protests in London, police have said, in what organisers described as the biggest civil disobedience event in Author: Frances Perraudin. A police officer who for seven years lived deep undercover at the heart of the environmental protest movement, travelling to 22 countries Author: Rob Evans, Paul Lewis.

The world has changed dramatically since In Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, an empire has crumbled, and new social movements have emerged to join those that endure from the past. In China and other parts of Asia, as well as in Africa and Latin America, democracy movements replace, reform, or threaten established regimes.

In the United States and Western Europe, a wave of more. Arrests are underway as environmental protesters kicked off what they dubbed a "global rebellion" for the climate today.

Protests organized by the .This is a list of notable environmental protests and campaigns: U.S. Senator Edmund Muskie speaking to an estimated 40 – 60 at Fairmount Park, Philadelphia on Earth Day, Climate activists blockade British Airports Authority 's headquarters for day of g: Western Europe.