Alternative Views of Environmental Security in a Less Developed Country: The Case of Bangladesh.
Journal of Third World Studies, 2008, Spring, 25, 1
Journal of Third World Studies
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INTRODUCTION Since the end of the Cold War, there has been renewed interest in what is now called 'non-traditional' security issues. As late as 1985, the old cold warrior George Kennan wrote in Foreign Affairs, identifying the threat to the world environment as one of the two supreme dangers facing mankind. But it was really in the post Cold War era that the world saw a dramatic increase in international activity around environmental issues. The United Nations Environmental Program has reported that about 170 treaties have been negotiated in recent years on various issues of the global environment. (1)
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- Category: Politics & Current Affairs
- Published: 22 March 2008
- Publisher: Association of Third World Studies, Inc.
- Print Length: 30 Pages
- Language: English