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Red to Green: Environmental Activism in Post-Soviet Russia

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Focusing in particular on environmental politics, Henry (government and legal studies, Bowdoin College) analyzes the factors that promote and inhibit different types of citizen mobilization in Russia and explores the implications of emerging patterns of mobilization for the development of civil society and for the course of Russia's politics. Positing that all social organizations pursue sometimes reinforcing and sometimes clashing goals of locating resources needed for sustaining the organization, instituting more favorable state policies on particular issues, and creating a political and social arena more conducive to future change, she explores how these organizations navigate Russia's scarce resources and relatively closed political opportunity structure and balance the preferences of local constituents, Russian authorities, transnational environmental organizations, and foreign donors. She examines how different strategic choices within this environment lead to different organizational forms and how these forms, in turn, help shape outcomes related to the goals mentioned above. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801476419
Author:
Henry, Laura A.
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Public Policy - Environmental Policy
Subject:
Political Advocacy
Subject:
Post-communism
Subject:
Politics - General
Publication Date:
20100231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
282
Dimensions:
8.90x5.90x.70 in. .90 lbs.

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