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The Green State in Africa

Carl Death


Like much of the globe, the African continent is in the midst of navigating numerous, interwoven environmental challenges. From climate-related risks such as crop failure and famine to longer-term concerns about sustainable urbanization, environmental justice, and biodiversity conservation, African states are charged with addressing a complex range of issues. As this book demonstrates, they are doing so with innovations such as community-based conservation programs and transnational parks, rural development schemes and environmental education initiatives, carbon taxes and pricing for ecosystem ... More

Keywords: Environment, Africa, Politics, States, Green, Land, Biopolitics, Climate change, International Relations, Foucault

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780300215830
Published to Yale Scholarship Online: January 2017 DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300215830.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Carl Death, author
University of Manchester