Nation-States and the Global Environment

New Approaches to International Environmental History
Author(s): 
Bsumek, Erika Marie
Author(s): 
Kinkela, David
Author(s): 
Lawrence, Mark Atwood
ISBN: 
9780199755363
Date published: 
June 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£14.99

Nation-states are failing to resolve global problems that transcend the abilities of single governments or even groups of governments to address. This book argues that this dilemma is not as new as is sometimes claimed. It offers crucial context and even lessons for present-day debates about resolving the most urgent environmental problems.