Climate change and poverty

Climate change and poverty

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Climate change is the main challenge facing developed countries in the 21st century. To what extent does this agenda converge with issues of poverty and social exclusion? Climate change and poverty offers a timely new perspective on the A”ecosocialA• understanding of the causes and symptoms of, and solutions to, poverty and applies this to recent developments across a number of areas, including fuel poverty, food poverty, housing, transport and air pollution. Unlike any other publication, the book therefore establishes a new agenda for both environmental and social policies which has cross-national relevance. It will appeal to students in social policy, public policy, applied social studies and politics and will also be of interest to those studying international development, economics and geography... Energy and Climate Change Committee on Fuel Poverty, Fifth report of session 2009-10: Volume II, London: House of Commons. ... I.J. (2000) a#39;The relationship between socio-economic indicators and air pollution in England and Wales: implications for ... Malthus, T. (2004) An essay on the principle of population (2nd edn), New York and London: W.W. Norton aamp; Co. ... Massey, D. (2005) a#39;Race, class and markets: social policy in the twenty-first centurya#39;, in D. Grusky (ed) Poverty andanbsp;...

Title:Climate change and poverty
Author:Fitzpatrick, Tony
Publisher:Policy Press - 2014-09-25


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