Crisis Communication, Liberal Democracy, and Ecological Sustainability
  • Author : Majia Nadesan
  • Release Date : 18 May 2016
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 13 : 9780739194966

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Book Description: Through detailed and empirical analysis of the institutions, governing logics, risk-management practices, and crisis communications involved in the 2007–2008 financial crisis, the 2010 BP oil crisis, and the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear crisis, this book demonstrates that contemporary financial and energy complexes pose significant threats to liberal democracy and ecological sustainability.

Crisis Communication  Liberal Democracy  and Ecological Sustainability

Crisis Communication Liberal Democracy and Ecological Sustainability

Author : Majia Nadesan
Publisher : Lexington Books
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Through detailed and empirical analysis of the institutions, governing logics, risk-management practices, and crisis communications involved in the 2007–2008 financial crisis, the 2010 BP oil crisis, and the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear crisis, this book demonstrates that contemporary financial and energy complexes pose significant threats to liberal democracy and ecological sustainability....

Climate Crisis and the Democratic Prospect

Climate Crisis and the Democratic Prospect

Author : Frank Fischer
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Political Science
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Can contemporary democratic governments tackle climate crisis? Some argue that democracy has to be a central part of a strategy to deal with climate change. Others argue that experience shows it not to be up to the challenge in the time frame available-that it will require a stronger hand, even ...

Communicating Corporate Social Responsibility in the Digital Era

Communicating Corporate Social Responsibility in the Digital Era

Author : Adam Lindgreen,Joelle Vanhamme,Rebecca Watkins,Francois Maon
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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Although literature on corporate social responsibility is vast, research into the use and effectiveness of various communications through digital platforms about such corporate responsibility is scarce. This gap is surprising; communicating about corporate social responsibility initiatives is vital to organizations that increasingly highlight their corporate social responsibility initiatives to position ...

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The International Encyclopedia of Organizational Communication 4 Volume Set

Author : Craig Scott,Laurie Lewis
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Social Science
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The International Encyclopedia of Organizational Communication offers a comprehensive collection of entries contributed by international experts on the origin, evolution, and current state of knowledge of all facets of contemporary organizational communication. Represents the definitive international reference resource on a topic of increasing relevance, in a new series of sub-disciplinary ...

Sustaining Liberal Democracy

Sustaining Liberal Democracy

Author : M. Wissenburg,J. Barry
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Political Science
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Assuming that liberalism, liberal democracy and the free market are here to stay, this book asks how sustainability can be interpreted in ways that respect liberal democratic values and institutions. Among the problems addressed are the compatibility of liberal proceduralism with substansive 'green' ideals, the existence and potential of eco-friendly ...

The Far Right and the Environment

The Far Right and the Environment

Author : Bernhard Forchtner
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Political Science
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At the beginning of the twenty-first century, both the crisis of liberal democracy, as visible in, for example, the rise of far-right actors in Europe and the United States, and environmental crises, from declining biodiversity to climate change, are increasingly in the public spotlight. Whilst both areas have been analysed ...

Risking Capitalism

Risking Capitalism

Author : Susanne Soederberg
Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
Genre : Political Science
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This volume examines diverse meanings and practices of risk management ranging from austerity to climate change to housing and debt. The authors investigate the relationship between shifts in contemporary capitalism and the ways in which neoliberal forms of risk management have emerged, been reproduced and normalized, and, transformed historically....

Global Agenda for Social Justice

Global Agenda for Social Justice

Author : Muschert, Glenn W.,Budd, Kristen
Publisher : Policy Press
Genre : Political Science
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The Global Agenda for Social Justice provides accessible insights into some of the world’s most pressing social problems and proposes international public policy responses to those problems. Written by a highly respected team of authors brought together by the Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP), chapters examine ...

The Palgrave Handbook of the International Political Economy of Energy

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Author : Thijs Van de Graaf,Benjamin K. Sovacool,Arunabha Ghosh,Florian Kern,Michael T. Klare
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Political Science
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This Handbook is the first volume to analyse the International Political Economy, the who-gets-what-when-and-how, of global energy. Divided into five sections, it features 28 contributions that deal with energy institutions, trade, transitions, conflict and justice. The chapters span a wide range of energy technologies and markets - including oil and gas, ...

Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism

Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism

Author : Yoram Levy,Marcel Wissenburg
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Political Science
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In recent decades, environmental issues have increasingly been incorporated into liberal democratic thought and political practice. Environmentalism and ecologism have become fashionable, even respectable schools of political thought. This apparently successful integration of environmental movements, issues and ideas in mainstream politics raises the question of whether there is a future ...

Environmental Democracy

Environmental Democracy

Author : Michael Mason
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Political Science
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Through a wide range of case studies, Mason reveals just how sensitive we all must be to styles of power, vulnerability and resilience in any democratic transition to sustainability. This is a fine book.' Timothy O'Riordan, Professor of Environmental Science, University of East Anglia, and Associate Director, Centre for ...

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Author : Pat Brereton
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
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This book draws on a broad spectrum of environmental communications and related cross-disciplinary literature to help students and scholars grasp the interconnecting key concepts within this ever-expanding field of study. Aligning climate change and environmental learning through media and communications, particularly taking into account the post-COVID challenge of sustainability, remains ...

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Author : Dutch Committee for Long-Term Environmental Policy
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Business & Economics
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A sustainable future: a world in which sustainable development is possible and guaranteed? In this book, the Dutch Committee for Long-Term Environmental Policy, an expert advisory board to the Dutch Minister of Housing, Physical Planning and Environment, shows possible ways in which society can move towards a sustainable future. The ...

The Far Right and the Environment

The Far Right and the Environment

Author : Bernhard Forchtner
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Communication in the environmental sciences
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At the beginning of the twenty-first century, both the crisis of liberal democracy, as visible in, for example, the rise of far-right actors in Europe and the United States, and environmental crises, from declining biodiversity to climate change, are increasingly in the public spotlight. Whilst both areas have been analysed ...