Unit offered subject to sufficient numbers
This is an environmental politics based unit that examines the governance challenge of emissions reduction in terms of wicked problems, failed politics and policy, post Kyoto prospects, and policy implementation and evaluation. It moves from macro-politics to the micro policy challenges of climate change mitigation and provides a cross-disciplinary holistic introduction and overview for students beyond political science. Comparative analysis of the climate policy efforts of countries such as Australia, the USA, Canada, Japan, Russia and the EU is undertaken.
|Unit name||Climate Politics and Policy|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Politics and International Relations|
Assoc. Prof. Kate Crowley
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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2-hr seminar weekly (13 wks)
8,000 words in written assignments: (2,500 word review essay; 1,500 word research outline; and 4,000 word research essay).
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