Search for dissertations about: "Karin Bäckstrand"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Karin Bäckstrand.

  1. 1. What Can Nature Withstand? : Science, Politics and Discourses in Transboundary Air Pollution Diplomacy

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Karin Bäckstrand; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political and administrative sciences; discourse analysis; constructivism; science–policy interface; critical loads; international environmental politics; transboundary air pollution; Environmental law; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; Miljörätt;

    Abstract : Long-range transboundary air pollution generates pressing environmental problems such as the acidification of lakes and soils, forest decline and loss of biodiversity as well as threats to human health across Europe. The overall aim of this study is to explore the role of scientific expertise in environmental diplomacy by analyzing recent international agreements in the transboundary air pollution (LRTAP) regime. READ MORE