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The Resource Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy : Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany

Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy : Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany

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Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy : Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany
Title
Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy
Title remainder
Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the US as the world's most prominent climate change outlaw, international pressure will not impel domestic action. The key to a successful global warming solution lies closer to home: in state?federal relations. Thomson proposes an innovative climate policy framework called?sophisticated interdependence." This model is based on her lucid analysis of economic and political forces affecting climate change policy in selected US states, as well as on comparative descriptions of programs in Germany and Brazil, two powerful federal democracies whose policies are critical in the global cli
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EBLCP
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Thomson, Vivian E
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Anthem Environment and Sustainability
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  • Climatic changes
  • Federal government
  • United States
  • Brazil
  • Germany
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Climatic changes
  • Federal government
  • Politics and government
  • Brazil
  • Germany
  • United States
Label
Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy : Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; TABLES AND FIGURES; Introduction THE WORLD'S MOST PROMINENT CLIMATE CHANGE OUTLAW; The National Government Balks and then Arrives Late; The States Step In; A Millennial Model for Climate Change Policymaking; A Road Map for What Follows; Chapter 1 CLIMATE CHANGE CONTRADICTIONS IN THE STATES; Nine State Climate and Energy Programs; Active states; Surprise states; Passive states; Links between State Policies and Energy Profiles; Chapter 2 CONSTRAINTS AND OPPORTUNITIES: FORCES AFFECTING STATE-LEVEL CLIMATE AND ENERGY PROGRAMS; Public Salience
  • Political Leadership and Problem DefinitionPolitical Context: Political Culture, Legislatures, and Campaign Finance; Implications for a State-Federal Partnership; Chapter 3 GERMANY: WIR STEHEN FRÜHER AUF (WE WAKE UP EARLIER); Germany's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trends; Political Consensus and International Pressure; Energiekonzept and Energiewende; Erneuerbare Energien Sind der Motor Unserer Wirtschaftspolitik (Renewable Energies Are the Motor of Our Economic Policy); Centralized, Interlocking Federalism; Chapter 4 BRAZIL: NO MORE COMPLEXO DE VIRA-LATA (MONGREL COMPLEX)
  • Politics, Regionalism, and Energy in BrazilPublic Salience of Global Warming and Environmental Issues; Deforestation and the National Government's Climate Plan; Greenhouse Gas Policies and Politics in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro; Regionalism and Evolving State-National Connections; Chapter 5 SOPHISTICATED INTERDEPENDENCE; The Surprise Guest at the Greenhouse Gas Policy Table; Anticipating Sundry State Reactions; Lessons from Germany and Brazil; Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Change Policy; NOTES; Introduction The World's Most Prominent Climate Change Outlaw
  • Chapter 1 Climate Change Contradictions in the StatesChapter 2 Constraints and Opportunities: Forces Affecting State-Level Climate and Energy Programs; Chapter 3 Germany: Wir Stehen Früher Auf (We Wake Up Earlier); Chapter 4 Brazil: No More Complexo de Vira-Lata (Mongrel Complex); Chapter 5 Sophisticated Interdependence; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn880825816
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (420 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783081080
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gwx28j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880825816
Label
Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Policy : Federalism in the United States, Brazil, and Germany
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; TABLES AND FIGURES; Introduction THE WORLD'S MOST PROMINENT CLIMATE CHANGE OUTLAW; The National Government Balks and then Arrives Late; The States Step In; A Millennial Model for Climate Change Policymaking; A Road Map for What Follows; Chapter 1 CLIMATE CHANGE CONTRADICTIONS IN THE STATES; Nine State Climate and Energy Programs; Active states; Surprise states; Passive states; Links between State Policies and Energy Profiles; Chapter 2 CONSTRAINTS AND OPPORTUNITIES: FORCES AFFECTING STATE-LEVEL CLIMATE AND ENERGY PROGRAMS; Public Salience
  • Political Leadership and Problem DefinitionPolitical Context: Political Culture, Legislatures, and Campaign Finance; Implications for a State-Federal Partnership; Chapter 3 GERMANY: WIR STEHEN FRÜHER AUF (WE WAKE UP EARLIER); Germany's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trends; Political Consensus and International Pressure; Energiekonzept and Energiewende; Erneuerbare Energien Sind der Motor Unserer Wirtschaftspolitik (Renewable Energies Are the Motor of Our Economic Policy); Centralized, Interlocking Federalism; Chapter 4 BRAZIL: NO MORE COMPLEXO DE VIRA-LATA (MONGREL COMPLEX)
  • Politics, Regionalism, and Energy in BrazilPublic Salience of Global Warming and Environmental Issues; Deforestation and the National Government's Climate Plan; Greenhouse Gas Policies and Politics in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro; Regionalism and Evolving State-National Connections; Chapter 5 SOPHISTICATED INTERDEPENDENCE; The Surprise Guest at the Greenhouse Gas Policy Table; Anticipating Sundry State Reactions; Lessons from Germany and Brazil; Sophisticated Interdependence in Climate Change Policy; NOTES; Introduction The World's Most Prominent Climate Change Outlaw
  • Chapter 1 Climate Change Contradictions in the StatesChapter 2 Constraints and Opportunities: Forces Affecting State-Level Climate and Energy Programs; Chapter 3 Germany: Wir Stehen Früher Auf (We Wake Up Earlier); Chapter 4 Brazil: No More Complexo de Vira-Lata (Mongrel Complex); Chapter 5 Sophisticated Interdependence; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn880825816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (420 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783081080
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gwx28j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880825816

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