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A changing environment for human security : transformative approaches to research, policy and action /

edited by Karen O'Brien, Johanna Wolf and Linda Sygna.

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Names: O'Brien, Karen L.
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2013.
Topics: Human beings - Effect of climate on. | Human security. | Human rights. | Climatic changes - Social aspects. | Klimaänderung. | Umweltpolitik.
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A Changine Environment for Human Security / Karen O'Brien Johanna Wolf and Linda Sygna. -- Part 1: Reality Check. Human Security in the Anthropocene: The Implications of Earth System Analysis / Simon Dalby ; Climate Change and Security / Jon Barnett ; Lines in the shifting sand: The strategic politics of climate change, human security and nation defence / Betsy Hartmann ; Sustainable cities: Urbanization and human security / Halvard Buhaug, Henrik Urdal and Gudrun Østby ; Urban risk and vulnerability: insights and lessons from Latin American cities / Patricia Romero Lankao, Mercy Cordova Borbor, Eduardo Behrenz and Laura Dawidowski ; Uncertainty and insecurity: Lessons on preparing for contingencies in Japan / Oscar A. Gomez S. ; Human security at risk: development impacts of global environmental change in drylands / Paul L. Lucas, Marcel T.J. Kok, Henk B.M. Hilderink and Matthias K.B. Lüdeke. -- Part 2: Breakthrough Conditions. Social ecological resilience and human security / Katrina Brown ; Double exposure -- New opportunities for human security / Robin M. Leichenko, Karen L. O'Brien and William D. Solecki ; National level policies versus local level realities -- can the two be reconciled to promote sustainable adaptation? / Katharine Vincent, Lars Otto Naess and Marisa Goulden ; Fisheries, resource management and climate change: Local perspectives of change in coastal communities in Northern Norway / Grete K. Hovelsrud, Jennifer West and Halvor Dannevig ; Stuck in the twilight-zone or moving towards sustainable climate adaptation? Integrated Coastal Zone Management in Coastby / Sofie Storbjörk and Johan Hedrén ; The rights of internally displaced persons in connection with natural hazard-related disasters / Vikram Kolmannskog ; Cities, human security and global environmental change / David Simon and Hayley Leck ; Suburbia on fire: Human security, climate change, and emergency management / Jason Flanagan and John Handmer ; Ethics, Environmental change and human security / Roberto P. Guimarães ; From poverty to prosperity: Addressing growth, equity and ethics in a changing environment / Asunción Lera St. Clair and Victoria Lawson ; UN-REDD and the global discourse on climate change and poverty / Desmond McNeill ; Climate change adaptation: Challenging the mainstream / Philip Ireland and Peter Keegan ; Why the discursive environment matters: the UK Climate Impacts Programme and adaptation to climate change in the UK / Elspeth Oppermann ; The institutionalisation of vulnerable conditions -- A new agenda for vulnerability research / Christian Kuhlicke ; Disaster risk and vulnerability reduction / Ben Wisner ; Individual and community empowerment for human security / Susanne Moser ; Community empowerment: opportunities and challenges for Bolivia's water sector / Paola Ramallo and Elena Ostrovskaya ; Human environmental integration and social power in global environmental change research / David Manuel-Navarrete ; Human environmental integration and social power in global environmental change research / David Manuel-Navarrete ; From carbon footprints to social handprints: The new politics of sustainability / Bronwyn Hayward ; Disaster risk reduction informing climate change adaptation: social capital in Agüita de la Perdiz / Paulina Aldunce, Virginia Levín, Alejandro León ; Social network actors and novel information for adaptive capacity / Fiona J.Y. Rotberg ; Responding sustainably to climate change: the need for a political approach / Siri Eriksen ; Sustainability and cities: Meeting the grand challenge for the 21st Century / Peter J. Marcotullio and William Solecki ; A tetra-transition away from fossil fuels / Svein Jarle Horn ; Uncovering the essence of the climate change adaptation agenda: The policy sciences as a problem-oriented approach / Carolina E. Adler and Amanda H. Lynch ; Changing places: Migration and adaptation to climate change / Helen Adams and W. Neil Adger ; Clumsy solutions to environmental change: Lessons from cultural theory / Michael Thompson. -- Part 3: Transformations: Past and Future. 'Clumsy solutions' and 'Elegant failures': Lessons on climate change adaptation from the settlement of the North Atlantic islands / Andrew J. Dugmore, Thomas H. McGovern, Richard Streeter, Christian Koch Madsen, Konrad Smiarowski and Christian Keller ; The Future is Now: Human Security as a Choice / Johanna Wolf, Karen O'Brien and Linda Sygna.

Table of Contents for: A changing environment for human securit