Politics of Climate Change: Meeting the Challenge and Making the Change


  • Hugh Atkinson

    1. Senior Lecturer in Politics at London South Bank University. His most recent book is Local Democracy, Civic Engagement and Community: From New Labour to the Big Society.
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The scientific consensus is clear – climate change is happening, and fast. Successfully tackling the challenge of the new ‘anthropocene era’ will require a different kind of politics and a different kind of economics, says Hugh Atkinson.