Research, Action and Policy: Addressing the Gendered Impacts of Climate Change

Editors: Alston, Margaret, Whittenbury, Kerri (Eds.)

  • Offers a global perspective on the challenges that climate variation imposes on women
  • Includes research and reports from Australia and the Pacific region to South Africa to the Himalayas
  • Shows how, besides being vulnerable to the worst effects of climate change, women can claim a more substantial role in planning and implementing the proper response
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Research, Action and Policy: Addressing the Gendered Impacts of Climate Change presents the voices of women from every continent, women who face vastly different climate events and challenges. The book heralds a new way of understanding climate change that incorporates gender justice and human rights for all.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Introducing Gender and Climate Change: Research, Policy and Action

    Alston, Margaret

    Pages 3-14

  • Gendering Climate Knowledge for Justice: Catalyzing a New Research Agenda

    Tuana, Nancy

    Pages 17-31

  • A Climate for Feminist Intervention: Feminist Science Studies and Climate Change

    Israel, Andrei L. (et al.)

    Pages 33-51

  • Post-conventional Approaches to Gender, Climate Change and Social Justice

    Bell, Karen

    Pages 53-61

  • Two Solitudes, Many Bridges, Big Tent: Women’s Leadership in Climate and Disaster Risk Reduction

    Enarson, Elaine

    Pages 63-74

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-5517-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-9617-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Research, Action and Policy: Addressing the Gendered Impacts of Climate Change
Editors
  • Margaret Alston
  • Kerri Whittenbury
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-5518-5
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-5518-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-5517-8
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-9617-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 282
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