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Human security/environmental security

Elliott, Lorraine


This article offers a genealogy of human security and environmental security set against the background of the 1994 United Nations Human Development Report and its demands for a profound transition in thinking. It shows how these two concepts have intersected and overlapped on the one hand, and diverged on the other. The debates within the UN system about what human security does or should mean have taken some account of the impact of environmental degradation on people and their communities...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Contemporary Politics
DOI: 10.1080/13569775.2014.993905


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