Understanding Trust in Government: Environmental Sustainability, Fracking, and Public Opinion in American Politics
Rethinking Environmental Justice in Sustainable Cities: Insights from Agent-Based Modeling
Collaborative Strategies for Sustainable Cities: Economy, Environment and Community in Baltimore
Scott E. Robinson, James W. Stoutenborough, Arnold Vedlitz
May 03, 2017
Growing disenfranchisement with political institutions and policy processes has generated interest in trust in government. For the most part, research has focused on trust in government as a general attitude covering all political institutions. In this book, Scott E. Robinson, James W....
Heather E. Campbell, Yushim Kim, Adam M. Eckerd
March 10, 2017
As the study of environmental policy and justice becomes increasingly significant in today’s global climate, standard statistical approaches to gathering data have become less helpful at generating new insights and possibilities. None of the conventional frameworks easily allow for the empirical...
Eric S. Zeemering
December 18, 2015
Baltimore, like many other cities around the globe, is redesigning local government policy and programs in order to become a more sustainable city. Sustainability, as a concept guiding public action, encourages city officials to integrate policy and programs addressing the economic, environmental,...
David M. Shafie
October 06, 2015
After sweeping environmental legislation passed in the 1970s and 1980s, the 1990s ushered in an era when new legislation and reforms to existing laws were consistently caught up in a gridlock. In response, environmental groups became more specialized and professional, learning how to effect policy...