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Title Governing the air : the dynamics of science, policy, and citizen interaction / edited by Rolf Lidskog and Göran Sundqvist
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 368 pages)
Series Politics, science, and the environment
Politics, science, and the environment.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Transboundary Air Pollution Policy in Transition -- 2. Improving Effectiveness of CLRTAP: Due to a Clever Design? / Rolf Lidskog / Göran Sundqvist -- 3. Institutional Linkages and European Air Pollution Politics / Jørgen Wettestad -- 4. Transboundary Science for Transnational Air Pollution Policies in Europe / Stacy D. VanDeveer / Henrik Selin -- 5. Organized Science, Usable Knowledge, and Multilateral Environmental Governance / Bernd Siebenhüner -- 6. Scientists Learn Not Only Science but Also Diplomacy: Learning Processes in the European Transboundary Air Pollution Regime / Peter M. Haas / Casey Stevens -- 7. Fewer Boundaries and Less Certainty: The Role of Experts in European Air Policy / Atsushi Ishii -- 8. Co-producing Policy-Relevant Science and Science-Based Policy: The Case of Regulating Ground-Level Ozone / Göran Sundqvist -- 9. Citizen Engagement with the Politics of Air Quality: Lessons for Social Theory, Science Studies, and Environmental Sociology / Rolf Lidskog / Håkan Pleijel -- 10. Framing Air Pollution and Health Problems: How to Include Stakeholder Perspectives? / Steven Yearley -- 11. Governance of Air Quality and Stakeholder Engagement: Lessons and Experience from International Cases / Arthur Petersen / Leendert van Bree / Willemijn Tuinstra -- 12. Science-Policy-Citizen Dynamics in International Environmental Governance / Dieter Schweiz / Michael J. Chadwick / Carolyn Snell / Julie Simon / Lisa Emberson / Kevin Hicks / John Forrester / Johan Kuylenstierna
Summary This volume looks at the regulation of air pollution not as a static procedure of enactment and agreement but as a dynamic process that reflects the shifting interrelationships of science, policy, and citizens
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-359) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Air quality management -- Government policy -- Europe.
Air quality -- Political aspects -- Europe.
Air -- Pollution -- Europe -- Prevention -- Citizen participation.
Air -- Pollution -- Europe -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
International relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Lidskog, Rolf.
Sundqvist, Göran.
ISBN 0262298279 (electronic bk.)
9780262298278 (electronic bk.)