ECSP Report 3: Official Statements and New Publications

By
Peter Stoett, Jeffrey K. Sosland, Deepa Khosla, Stephanie Wolters, Adam N. Bram, Michael K. Vaden, Janelle Kellman, and Christa Matthew

Excerpts from recent official statements in which environmental issues are cited in the context of security institutions and national interests, and reviews by experts of new publications.

Reviews include:

  • Fighting for Survival: Environmental Decline, Social Conflict, and the New Age of Insecurity, by Michael Renner (1996). Reviewed by Peter Stoett.
  • Building Bridges: Diplomacy and Regime Formation in the Jordan River Valley, by Randy Deshazo and John W. Sutherlin (1996). Reviewed by Jeffrey K. Sosland.
  • The Environmental Trap: The Ganges River Diversion, Bangladeshi Migration and Conflicts in India,  by Ashok Swain (1996). Reviewed by Deepa Khosla.
  • The Betrayal of Science and Reason: How Anti-Environmental Rhetoric Threatens Our Future, by Paul H. Ehrlich and Anne H. Ehrlich (1996). Reviewed by Stephanie Wolters.
  • National Defense and the Environment, by Stephen Dycus (1996). Reviewed by Adam N. Bram.

Experts & Staff

  • Roger-Mark De Souza // Director of Population, Environmental Security and Resilience, Wilson Center
  • Sandeep Bathala // Senior Program Associate, Environmental Change and Security Program, Maternal Health Initiative
  • Katharine Diamond // Program Assistant, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Benjamin Dills // Program Assistant, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Lauren Herzer // Program Associate, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • John Thon Majok // Program Associate, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Schuyler Null // Web Editor and Writer/Editor, Environmental Change and Security Program, Maternal Health Initiative
  • Meaghan Parker // Writer/Editor, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Sean Peoples // Multimedia Producer and Program Associate, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Geoffrey D. Dabelko // Senior Advisor, Environmental Change and Security Program
  • Ruth Greenspan Bell // Public Policy Scholar
  • William Krist // Senior Policy Scholar
  • Louise Lief // Public Policy Scholar
  • John W. Sewell // Senior Scholar