By Sanjay Chaturvedi,Vijay Sakhuja

ISBN-10: 8182748720

ISBN-13: 9788182748729

weather swap and the Bay of Bengal argues that during the period of weather switch noticeably diverse understandings of defense and sovereignty are at paintings. It questions the geopolitics of worry and the style within which metanarratives of weather switch are inclined to privilege the "global" and "national" scales over different scales, specially the local and the neighborhood. The authors argue in favour of a brand new mind's eye of the Bay of Bengal area as a semi-enclosed sea, embedded in a wide marine surroundings, lower than the suitable provisions of the UNCLOS that impose a variety of tasks upon its signatories to cooperate at a neighborhood point. Such an mind's eye, anchored in geographies of wish, usually are not stay limited to legitimate domain names and discourses yet develop into part of well known socio-spatial realization via a local public international relations attaining out to the grassroots point. A Bay of Bengal local seas programme, less than the auspices of UNEP, might be conceptualized and operationalized in a fashion that explicitly components in weather switch effects into the prevailing understandings and methods to environmental-human safety within the region.

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