Environmental Politics: Scale and Power (S. O’Lear)

Author Shannon O’Lear ( University of Kansas , USA ) Keywords Climate change, Oil and energy, Food security, Garbage and waste, Toxins, Resource conflict Abstract Shannon O’Lear brings a geographer’s perspective to environmental politics. The book considers issues of climate change, energy, food security, toxins, waste, and resource conflict to explore how political, economic, ideological […]

Azerbaijan’s resource wealth: political legitimacy and public opinion (S. O’Lear)

Author Shannon O’Lear ( University of Kansas , USA ) Keywords Azerbaijan , resource curse, petro-state, sovereignty, legitimacy, public opinion Abstract After considering how well Azerbaijan’s economy follows the trajectory of a ‘resource curse’ state, this paper investigates the political dimensions of the resource curse evident in Azerbaijan. Of particular interest is how Azerbaijan appears […]