Feeling the Heat : The Politics of Climate Policy in Rapidly Industrializing Countries

To avoid uncontrolled climate change, greenhouse gas emissions will have to be brought under control by major emitters outside the affluent West. The authors investigate the political obstacles in BRIC countries and what their governments could do to strengthen climate policies without incurring ser...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Bailey, Ian (Editor), Compston, Hugh (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2012, 2012
Series:Energy, Climate and the Environment series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:To avoid uncontrolled climate change, greenhouse gas emissions will have to be brought under control by major emitters outside the affluent West. The authors investigate the political obstacles in BRIC countries and what their governments could do to strengthen climate policies without incurring serious political damage
Physical Description:XVII, 246 p online resource
ISBN:9780230374973