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Social Theory and the Global Environment

By Ted Benton, Michael Redclift

© 2004 – Routledge

280 pages

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This book marks a watershed in the social sciences. The qualitative, critical perspective of sociology and allied disciplines challenges the technocentric `managerialism' which dominates environmental policy, its discourse and its impact.

The authors explore the relationship between social theory and sustainability in an attempt to transend technical rhetoric and embrace a broader understanding of `nature'.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography