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Featured Books & eBooks - Energy & Environmental Policy


Rahm, Dianne. Climate Change Policy in the United States: The Science, the Politics, and the Prospects for Change. (2010) - QC903.2.U6 R34

Derber, Charles. Greed to Green: Solving Climate Change and Remaking the Economy. (2010) - HC79.E5 D454 

Rabe, Barry. Statehouse and Greenhouse: The Emerging Politics of American Climate Change Policy. (2004) - eBook

Brown, Donald. American Heat: Ethical Problems with the United States' Response to Global Warming. (2002) - QC981.8.G56 B75 


Web Resources

Security & Sustainability Forum. Juliana vs. U.S. - The Youth Climate Suit. (2019)

Security & Sustainability Forum. Bipartisan Conversation on Pricing Carbon Emissions. (2018)

Security & Sustainability Forum. Values, Democracy and Solutions for a Changing Planet. (2018)

Security & Sustainability Forum. Climate, Education and Democracy. (2017)


Elkind, Sarah. How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy: Business, Power & the Environment in Twentieth Century Los Angeles. (2011) - eBook

Breton, Albert (Ed.). Governing the Environment: Salient Institutional Issues. (2009) - eBook

Klyza, Christopher McGrory. American Environmental Policy, 1990-2006: Beyond Gridlock . (2008) - GE180 .K59

Eisner, Marc Allen. Governing the Environment: The Transformation of Environmental Regulation. (2007) - GE180 .E47

van den Bergh, Jeroen. Evolutionary Economics & Environmental Policy: Survival of the Greenest. (2007) - eBook

Fiorino, Daniel. New Environmental Regulation. (2006) - eBook

Schoenbrod, David. Saving Our Environment from Washington: How Congress Grabs Power, Shirks Responsibility, and Shortchanges the People. (2005) - eBook

Durant, Robert; Daniel Fiorino; & Rosemary O'Leary. Environmental Governance Reconsidered: Challenges, Choices & Opportunities. (2004) - eBook

Rothenberg, Lawrence. Environmental Choices: Policy Responses to Green Demands. (2002) - GE180 .R67

CQ Researcher. CQ Researcher on Saving the Environment. (2001) - TD171 .C69


Elkind, Sarah. How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy: Business, Power & the Environment in Twentieth Century Los Angeles. (2011) - eBook

Fitzgerald, Joan. Emerald Cities: Urban Sustainability and Economic Development. (2010) - HT123 .F58


Web Resources

Security & Sustainability Forum. Climate Adaptation Policy at the State and Local Level. (2018)


Davis, Jack. Everglades Providence: Marjory Stoneman Douglas and the American Environmental Century. (2009) - QH31.D645 D38

Hawken, Paul. Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Social Movement in History Is Restoring Grace, Justice, and Beauty to the World. (2007) - GE195 .H388

Peterson del Mar, David. Environmentalism. (2006) - GE195 .P478

Warren, Louis (Ed.). American Environmental History. (2003) - GF503 .A445



Allin, Craig. Policy and Activism. (2011) - eBook


Hunnicutt, Susan (Ed.). Should There Be an International Climate Treaty? (2011) - TD885.5.G73

Chasek, Pamela; David L. Downie; & Janet Welsh Brown. Global Environmental Politics (5th Ed.). (2010) - GE170 .C46   

Brainard, Lae; Abigail Jones; & Nigel Purvis (Eds.). Climate Change and Global Poverty: A Billion Lives in the Balance? (2009) - QC903 .C545

Morel, Benoit & Igor Linkov (NATO Advanced Research Workshop). Environmental Security and Environmental Management: The Role of Risk Assessment. (2006) - eBook

Vig, Norman. Green Giants?: Environmental Policies of the United States & the European Union. (2004) - eBook

Speth, James Gustave. Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environment. (2004) - GE149 .S64

Linkov, Igor & Abou Bakr Ramadan (NATO Advanced Research Workshop). Comparative Risk Assessment and Environmental Decision-Making. (2004) - eBook

Harris, Paul (Ed.). The Environment, International Relations & U.S. Foreign Policy. (2001) - GE180 E56



Miller, Shirley. 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Elements and Related Matters. (2016) - eBook


Marcovitz, Hal. Energy Security. (2011) - ANR HD9560.5 .M3125

Pascual, Carlos & Jonathan Elkind (Eds.). Energy Security: Economics, Politics, Strategies & Implications. (2010) - HD9502.A2 E55115

Sanchez, Teodoro. Hidden Energy Crisis: How Policies Are Failing the World's Poor. (2010) - TJ163.25.D44 S36

Frohnapfel-Krueger, Lisa. Energy Crisis. (2010) - HD9502.A2 E54359

Yount, Lisa. Energy Supply. (2005) - TJ163.2 .Y68


Berlatsky, Noah (Ed.). Foreign Oil Dependence. (2016) - HD9566 .F673

Princen, Thomas. Ending the Fossil Fuel Era. (2015) - eBook

Lankford, Ronald (Ed.). Foreign Oil Dependence. (2013) - HD9566 .F673

Ross, Michael. Oil Curse: How Petroleum Waelth Shapes the Development of Nations. (2012) - HD9578.D44 R67

Yergin, Daniel. The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World. (2011) - HD9502.A2 Y47

Hunnicutt, Susan (Ed.). Foreign Oil Dependence. (2008) - HD9566 .F672

Standlea, David. Oil, Globalization, and the War for the Arctic Refuge. (2006) - eBook

Pelletiere, Stephen. America's Oil Wars. (2004) - eBook

Pelletiere, Stephen. Iraq & the International Oil System: Why America Went to War in the Gulf. (2001) - eBook


Collin, Robert. Environmental Protection Agency: Cleaning Up America's Act. (2006) - TD171 .C64