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Green Japan: Environmental Technologies, Innovation Policy, and the Pursuit of Green Growth
Green Japan: Environmental Technologies, Innovation Policy, and the Pursuit of Green Growth
By Carin Holroyd

Green Japan critically examines the Japanese effort to combine economic growth with commitments to environmental sustainability.

Available Nov 2017
Nuclear Portraits: Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy
Nuclear Portraits: Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy
Edited by Laurel Sefton MacDowell

In Nuclear Portraits, scholars from Europe, North America, and Asia demonstrate the complexity, controversy, contradictions, and dangers that surround many aspects of the nuclear industry.

Published Mar 2017
Business in a Changing Climate: Explaining Industry Support for Carbon Pricing
Business in a Changing Climate: Explaining Industry Support for Carbon Pricing
By Kaija Belfry Munroe

Business in a Changing Climate is the first book to ask major pollution emitting industries in Canada what their preferences are with respect to climate change.

Published Dec 2016
Water Policy Reform in Southern Alberta: An Advocacy Coalition Approach
Water Policy Reform in Southern Alberta: An Advocacy Coalition Approach
By B. Timothy Heinmiller

In Water Policy Reform in Southern Alberta, B. Timothy Heinmiller looks at how and why these (and other) reforms were adopted after nearly a century of stasis on water policy.

Published Sep 2016
First World Petro-Politics: The Political Ecology and Governance of Alberta
First World Petro-Politics: The Political Ecology and Governance of Alberta
Edited by Laurie E. Adkin

First World Petro-Politics examines the vital yet understudied case of a first world petro-state facing related social, ecological, and economic crises in the context of recent critical work on fossil capitalism.

Published May 2016
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
By Allen L. Springer

Cases of Conflict focuses on times of dispute as important moments in the development of international environmental law. Conflict tests international law—both its content and its relevance become clearer in times of controversy—but conflict can also help shape the law.

Published Mar 2016
The Canadian Environment in Political Context
The Canadian Environment in Political Context
By Andrea Olive

The Canadian Environment in Political Context is an introduction to environmental politics designed to explain and explore how environmental policy is made inside the Canadian political arena.

Published Dec 2015
Politics of Energy Dependency: Ukraine, Belarus, and Lithuania between Domestic Oligarchs and Russian Pressure
Politics of Energy Dependency: Ukraine, Belarus, and Lithuania between Domestic Oligarchs and Russian Pressure
By Margarita M. Balmaceda

A must-read for anyone interested in Eastern Europe, Russia, and the politics of natural resources, this book reveals the insights gained by looking at post-Soviet development and international relations issues not only from a Moscow-centered perspective, but from that of individual actors in other states.

Published Jul 2015
Democratic Illusion: Deliberative Democracy in Canadian Public Policy
Democratic Illusion: Deliberative Democracy in Canadian Public Policy
By Genevieve Fuji Johnson

Illuminating a critical gap between deliberative democratic theory and its applications, this timely and important study shows what needs to be done to ensure deliberative processes offer more than the illusion of democracy.

Published Apr 2015
Freshwater Politics in Canada
Freshwater Politics in Canada
By Peter Clancy
Freshwater is in great supply across much of Canada. However, competing and changing demands on its use are leading to ever more complex political arrangements. This volume offers an integrated survey of that complexity, combining historical and contemporary cases in a conceptually-informed

exploration of water politics.
Published Aug 2014