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The Daily Globe

Environmental Change, the Public and the Media

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Description

Arguably the greatest challenges facing humanity are environmental. However, they are routinely under-reported in the media. Pressure groups and governments trying to get information through to the public often blame the media, but the picture is not necessarily this simple. This text presents the state of knowledge about media treatment and public understanding of key environmental issues, above all, climate change and biodiversity loss, which have enormous implications for economic, social and environmental security, yet mean little to the person in the street. The concept of sustainable development, which underpins responses to these problems is also shown to be unknown by most people.

Author Biography

Joe Smith is Lecturer in Geography in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Open University and Co-Director of the Cambridge Media and Environment Programme.
Release date NZ
March 1st, 2000
Contributor
Edited by Joe Smith
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Earthscan Ltd
Pages
280
Dimensions
138x216x26
ISBN-13
9781853836695
Product ID
2060827

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