The Resource The urban climate challenge : rethinking the role of cities in the global climate regime, edited by Craig Johnson, Noah Toly, Heike Schroeder

The urban climate challenge : rethinking the role of cities in the global climate regime, edited by Craig Johnson, Noah Toly, Heike Schroeder

Label
The urban climate challenge : rethinking the role of cities in the global climate regime
Title
The urban climate challenge
Title remainder
rethinking the role of cities in the global climate regime
Statement of responsibility
edited by Craig Johnson, Noah Toly, Heike Schroeder
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing upon a variety of empirical and theoretical perspectives, The Urban Climate Challenge provides a hands-on perspective about the political and technical challenges now facing cities and transnational urban networks in the global climate regime. Bringing together experts working in the fields of global environmental governance, urban sustainability and climate change, this volume explores the ways in which cities, transnational urban networks and global policy institutions are repositioning themselves in relation to this changing global policy environment. Focusing on both Northern and S
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.76
Index
index present
LC call number
HT241
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cities and global governance
Series volume
4
Label
The urban climate challenge : rethinking the role of cities in the global climate regime, edited by Craig Johnson, Noah Toly, Heike Schroeder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; PART I Governing the Urban Climate Challenge: Understanding the Role of Cities in the Global Climate Regime; 1 Introduction: Urban Resilience, Low Carbon Governance and the Global Climate Regime; 2 Bringing Cities into the Global Climate Framework; 3 Closed Cycles-Open City; PART II Going Global? The Changing Face of Urban Climate Governance; 4 If Cities Are the Solution, What Are the Problems? The Promise and Perils of Urban Climate Leadership
  • 5 Multinational Companies and Urban Climate Governance: Market Making or Successful Policy Innovation?PART III Domestic Policy Responses: Integrating Mitigation and Adaptation into Urban Climate Governance; 6 Combining Local and Transnational Action in the Adoption and Implementation of Climate Policies in the City of São Paulo; 7 Urban Climate Governance through a Sustainability Lens: Exploring the Integration of Adaptation and Mitigation in Four British Columbian Cities; 8 Climate Change Adaptation in Mumbai, India
  • 9 Relational Agency and the Local Governance of Climate Change: International Trends and an American ExemplarPART IV Regional Policy Perspectives: Comparing Policies and Outcomes across Regional Policy Regimes; 10 Multilevel Governance and Institutional Capacity for Climate Change Responses in Latin American Cities; 11 Climate Change Adaptation and African Cities: Understanding the Impact of Government and Governance on Future Action; PART V Governing the Urban Climate Challenge: New Directions in Theory, Policy and Research; 12 Conclusion: Governing the Urban Climate Challenge
Control code
ocn903929954
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138776883
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b34640721
Sound
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903929954
  • ebl1315772981

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