Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change by Sanjay ChaturvediClimate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change by Sanjay Chaturvedi

Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate Change

bySanjay Chaturvedi, Timothy Doyle

Paperback | May 15, 2015

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Climate Terror engages with a highly differentiated geographical politics of global warming. It explores how fear-inducing climate change discourses could result in new forms of dependencies, domination and militarised 'climate security'.
Professor Timothy Doyle is Chair of Politics and International Studies at the University of Adelaide, South Australia; Distinguished Research Fellow of Indian Ocean Futures at Curtin University, Western Australia; and Chair of Politics and International Relations at Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom. He is Co-Director of ...
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Title:Climate Terror: A Critical Geopolitics of Climate ChangeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:247 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.66 inPublished:May 15, 2015Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230249620

ISBN - 13:9780230249622

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Table of Contents

1. A Critical Geopolitics of 'Climate Fear/Terror': Roots, Routes and Rhetoric 2. Climate 'Science': Categories, Cultures and Contestations 3. Terrorizing Climate Territories and Marginalized Geographies of the Post-Political 4. The Violence of Climate 'Markets': Insuring 'Our Way of Living' 5. 'Climate Borders' in the Anthropocene: Securitising Displacements, Migration and Refugees 6. Climate Security and Militarization: Geo-Economics and Geo-Securities of Climate Change 7. Climate Justice: An Attempt at an Emancipatory Politics of Climate Change 8. Making 'Climate Futures': Power, Knowledge and Technologies

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"This well-documented work makes the implicit argument that the science and mainstream policies of global climate change, and indeed their critiques, have tended to focus upon the perceptual frameworks of the north rather than south, and in so doing, have to a degree diverted attention away from more immediate north-south social, political, and economic inequities. . Summing Up: Highly recommended. Graduate, research, and professional collections." (C. W. Herrick, Choice, Vol. 53 (5), January, 2016)"It offers an invaluable contribution because it combines and fully develops a number of important critical angles - there are not many books doing that, if any at all. . The book will represent an important resource for critical scholars approaching the field of climate politics, as well as a necessary starting point for those working on and towards decolonized and progressive climate politics." (Giovanni Bettini, Progress in Human Geography, January, 2017)