Sustainability and Energy Politics

Ecological Modernisation and Corporate Social Responsibility

  • GiorelĀ Curran

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment book series (ECE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    1. Giorel Curran
      Pages 1-14
  3. Theorising Contemporary Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
  4. Practising Contemporary Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. Giorel Curran
      Pages 187-193
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 194-235

About this book


The author explores the fraught politics of energy transitions in an age of climate change. She does so through an ecological modernisation and corporate social responsibility lens which she contends shapes and underpins sustainability today. Case studies cover climate policy, unconventional gas and renewable energy.


Energy politics ecological modernisation corporate social responsibility sustainability sustainable development climate change renewable energy unconventional gas fracking Climate Policy social responsibility

Authors and affiliations

  • GiorelĀ Curran
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Politics and Public PolicyGriffith UniversityAustralia

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