Research, Action And Policy: Addressing The Gendered Impacts Of Climate Change by Margaret AlstonResearch, Action And Policy: Addressing The Gendered Impacts Of Climate Change by Margaret Alston

Research, Action And Policy: Addressing The Gendered Impacts Of Climate Change

byMargaret AlstonEditorKerri Whittenbury

Paperback | December 14, 2014

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Research, Action and Policy: Addressing the Gendered Impacts of Climate Change presents the voices of women from every continent, women who face vastly different climate events and challenges. The book heralds a new way of understanding climate change that incorporates gender justice and human rights for all.
Title:Research, Action And Policy: Addressing The Gendered Impacts Of Climate ChangeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:282 pagesPublished:December 14, 2014Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:940079617X

ISBN - 13:9789400796171

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Table of Contents

Contents:

Preface

Part I: Introducing Gender and Climate change

1. Margaret Alston: Introducing Gender and Climate change

Part II: Questioning Gender and Climate Justice

2. Nancy Tuana: Gender Climate Knowledge for Justice: Catalyzing a New Research Agenda

3. Andrei L. Israel and Carolyn Sachs: A Climate for Feminist Intervention: Feminist Science Studies and Climate Change

4. Karen Bell: Post-Conventional Approaches to Gender, Climate Change and Social Justice

5. Elaine Enarson: Two Solitudes, Many Bridges, Big Tent: Women's Leadership in Climate and Disaster Risk Reduction

Part III: Interrogating Policy from a Gender Perspective

6. Lena Dominelli: Gendering Climate Change: Implications for Debates, Policies and Practices

7. Beth Bee, Maureen Biermann and Petra Tschakert: Gender, Development, and Rights-Based Approaches: Lessons for Climate Change Adaptation and Adaptive Social Protection

8. Amber J. Fletcher: From "Free" Trade to Farm Women: Gender and the Neoliberal Environment

9. Josephine Clarke: Renegotiating Gender as Farming Families Manage Agricultural and Rural Restructuring in the Mallee.

Part IV: Action and Strategies to Address Gender and Climate Change

10. Gotelind Alber: Gendered Access to Green Power: Motivations and Barriers for Changing the Energy Provider

11. Lorena Aguilar: A Path to Implementation: Gender-Responsive Climate Change Strategies

12. Rachel E. Goldsmith, Irina Feygina, John T. Jost: The Gender Gap in Environmental Attitudes: A System Justification Perspective

Part V: Gender and Climate Change Examples from Around the World

13. Margaret Alston: Gender and Climate Change in Australia and the Pacific

14. Yianna Lambrou, Sibyl Nelson: Gender Issues in Climate Change Adaptation: Farmers' Food Security in Andhra Pradesh

15. Kerri Whittenbury: Climate Change, Women's Health, Wellbeing and Experiences of Gender Based Violence in Australia

16. Bettina Koelle: Women Farmer Scientists in Participatory Action Research Processes for Adaptation

17. Gerlie Tatlonghari and Thelma Paris: Gendered Adaptations to Climate Change: A Case Study from the Philippines

18. Naomi Godden: Gender and Declining Fisheries in Lobitos, Perú: Beyond Pescador and Ama de Casa

19. Reetu Sogani: Climate Change - A Himalayan Perspective 'Local Knowledge -the Way Forward'

20. Desley Hargreaves: Gender and Climate Change: Implications for Responding to the Needs of those Affected by Natural Disasters and Other Severe Weather Events