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Current History (2021) 120 (825): 146–151.
Published: 01 April 2021
... them. This tradition is not a muddled synthesis of Islam and Hinduism; it is rooted in the history of settlement in the region. © 2021 by The Regents of the University of California 2021 Bangladesh India religion Islam Hinduism environment climate change As Bangladesh took steps...
Current History (2020) 119 (813): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2020
... trade developing nations development culture environment 29 Rather than assuming that host communities must serve the industry, expecta- tions should be adjusted so that tourism genuinely aligns with those communi- ties own priorities. Tourism and Its Discontents in the Global South JOSEPH...
Current History (2020) 119 (813): 22–28.
Published: 01 January 2020
... the University of California environment pollution consumers trade climate change 22 The best set of solutions is likely to span the scale from individual to interna- tional action, and to address different points along the chain of production, con- sumption, and disposal. Solving the...
Current History (2017) 116 (792): 277–281.
Published: 01 October 2017
... ways of understanding their environment, most of which are not founded on natural science, as is the tendency in Western culture. This is not Changing with the Climate Second in a series SUSAN CRATE is a professor of anthropology at George Mason University s Department of Environmental Science and Pol...
Current History (2017) 116 (789): 148–153.
Published: 01 April 2017
... India Pakistan Bangladesh Nepal Ganges River Indus River Brahmaputra River Indus Water Treaty Ganges Waters Treaty climate change environment rivers South Asia 148 [D]isputes have deepened to the extent that water is seen as inherently a source of conflict rather than...
Current History (2016) 115 (780): 157–159.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Karnataka , by Meera Subramanian PublicAffairs , 2015 © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Sheila Jasanoff India environment sustainable development pollution book review Meera Subramanian River Runs Again Green...
Current History (2015) 114 (775): 311–315.
Published: 01 November 2015
... emissions that have a global impact, like greenhouse gases. JOYEETA GUPTA is a professor of environment and develop- ment in the global South at the University of Amsterdam. She is also a professor of water and environmental law and policy at the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, in Delft. 312...
Current History (2015) 114 (768): 34–36.
Published: 01 January 2015
... University of California Lorraine Elliott nations successor environment Kyoto protocol 2015 agree heavy burden climate change global warming mitigation fossil fuels carbon footprint output reduction paris treaty china united states secretary ban ki-moon Intergovernmental...
Current History (2014) 113 (765): 278–283.
Published: 01 October 2014
... nationalism climate change environment Baltic Lithuania Poland bloc power grid Kyoto protocol United Nations Framework Convention UNFCCC CEE WWF Bulgaria Romania Kazakh Kazakhstan exception 278 Achieving relatively easy terms under the Kyoto Protocol did not necessarily inspire post...
Current History (2014) 113 (759): 12–15.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Sheila Jasanoff Scientific advances offer hope, but governments must cooperate to save the environment. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California Sheila Jasanoff climate change technology environment cities geoengineering global...
Current History (2013) 112 (757): 311–316.
Published: 01 November 2013
... sustainable development environment economic growth climate change conservation capitalism 311 The challenge for sustainable development thinking is to bring . . . somewhat disparate perspectives into at least a dialogue, if not a convergence. Rethinking Sustainable Development Sharachchandra...
Current History (2013) 112 (755): 224–229.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Shapiro China environment environmental activism environmentalism nongovernmental organizations pollution social media networking supply chain protest 224 The activists strategies . . . reflect both the importance of new social media and the shifting constraints under which civil...
Current History (2004) 103 (677): 434–437.
Published: 01 December 2004
... or no con- cern for the rest of the world. In Ehrlich s and Simon s wager, it only mattered how the price of metals and, later, the state of the environment, affected their US-centric perspectives.DICK AHLSTROM is science editor of The Irish Times in Dublin. 434 RESOURCES The World, 2005 Ethiopia and...
Current History (2003) 102 (662): 113–118.
Published: 01 March 2003
... concern. © 2003 Current History. All rights reserved. 2003 The Regents of the University of California United States Europe environment global warming emissions greenhouse effect Kyoto Protocol Bill Clinton George Bush energy 113 Although the dispute about climate change is...
Current History (2001) 100 (646): 195–200.
Published: 01 May 2001
... are not to overwhelm the world. © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California Africa Clinton debt relief environment family planning foreign policy George Bush HIV/AIDS peacekeeping population The greatest international challenge...
Current History (2000) 99 (640): 361–366.
Published: 01 November 2000
... environmental ethics far-reaching moral claims into the competitive, militarized, economi- cally unequal world political system? Although explorations in environmental ethics now have a long resumé, the dialogue over the human debt to the natural environment has pro- ceeded largely without reference to...
Current History (2000) 99 (640): 389–395.
Published: 01 November 2000
..., this time ignited by an environmental collapse. WHAT CAUSED THE CRASH? The Asia-Pacific environment was already highly vulnerable when Asian currencies began to crash in mid-1997, triggering financial crises throughout the region. Loggers had degraded much of the region s old-growth tropical forests...