Environmental Social Movements in the 21st Century

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: F203
RC24 Environment and Society (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Dana FISHER, University of Maryland, USA
Dana FISHER, University of Maryland, USA
Crowding in: Why and How Indian Civil Society Organizations Began Mobilizing on Climate Change (Oral Presentation)
Tuomas YLA-ANTTILA, University of Helsinki, Finland

Developing Capacities for Sustained Transnational Environmental Activism (Oral Presentation)
Magnus BOSTRÖM, Örebro University, Sweden; Romina RODELA, Södertörn University, Sweden

Social Movements and The Citizen-Consumer: Evidence From The Canadian Sustainable Food Movement (Oral Presentation)
Emily HUDDART KENNEDY, University of Alberta, Canada; Josee JOHNSTON, University of Toronto, Canada

Can Trade Unions (Be)Come Environmental Innovators? (Oral Presentation)
Nora RATHZEL, Umea University, Sweden