Society, environment and human security in the Arctic Barents region / edited by Kamrul Hossain and Dorothée Cambou.

Contributor(s): Cambou, Dorothée [editor.] | Hossain, Kamrul [editor.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Routledge explorations in environmental studiesPublisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 236 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781351171243Subject(s): Human security -- Barents Sea Region | Barents Sea Region -- Environmental conditions | Barents Sea Region -- Social conditionsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 304.20948 LOC classification: GE160.B33 | S64 2018Online resources: Click here to view.
Contents:
part, I Theory and context -- chapter 1.1 The question of societal security in the Arctic / Kamrul Hossain -- chapter 1.2 The Barents Region, a society with shared security concerns in the Arctic / Dorothée Cambou Lassi Heninen -- part, II Assessment -- chapter 2.1 Environmental security in the Barents Region -- 37 Sarah Mackie / Sarah Mackie -- chapter 2.2 Economic security in the Barents Region / Anna Petrétei Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.3 Health security in the Barents Region / Susanna Pääkkölä Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.4 Food security in the Barents Region / Shaun Cormier Dele Raheem -- chapter 2.5 Water security in the Barents Region -- Antonia Sohns / Antonia Sohns -- chapter 2.6 Energy security in the Barents Region -- A focus on societal perspectives / Hanna Lempinen Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.7 Personal security in the Barents Region 1 / Tahnee Prior Patrick Ciaschi -- chapter 2.8 Community security of indigenous peoples in the Barents Region / Giuseppe Amatulli Joëlle Klein -- chapter 2.9 Political security in the Barents Region / Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.10 2.10 Digital security in the Barents Region / Mirva Salminen -- chapter Conclusion / Kamrul Hossain Dorothée Cambou.
Summary: "The Arctic-Barents region is facing numerous pressures from a variety of sources, including the effect of environmental changes and extractive industrial developments. The threats arising out of these pressures result in human security challenges.This book analyses the formation, and promotion, of societal security within the context of Arctic-Barents region. It applies the human security framework, which has increasingly gained currency at the UN level since 1994 (UNDP), as a tool to provide answers to many questions that face the Barents population today. The study explores human security dimensions such as environmental security, economic security, health, food, water, energy, communities, political security and digital security in order to assess the current challenges that the Barents population experiences today or may encounter in the future. In doing so, the book develops a comprehensive analysis of vulnerabilities, challenges and needs in the Barents region and provides recommendations for new strategies to tackle insecurity and improve the well-being of both indigenous and local communities.This book will be a valuable tool for academics, policy-makers, and students interested in environmental and human security, sustainable development, environmental studies and the Arctic and Barents region in particular."--Provided by publisher.
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part, I Theory and context -- chapter 1.1 The question of societal security in the Arctic / Kamrul Hossain -- chapter 1.2 The Barents Region, a society with shared security concerns in the Arctic / Dorothée Cambou Lassi Heninen -- part, II Assessment -- chapter 2.1 Environmental security in the Barents Region -- 37 Sarah Mackie / Sarah Mackie -- chapter 2.2 Economic security in the Barents Region / Anna Petrétei Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.3 Health security in the Barents Region / Susanna Pääkkölä Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.4 Food security in the Barents Region / Shaun Cormier Dele Raheem -- chapter 2.5 Water security in the Barents Region -- Antonia Sohns / Antonia Sohns -- chapter 2.6 Energy security in the Barents Region -- A focus on societal perspectives / Hanna Lempinen Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.7 Personal security in the Barents Region 1 / Tahnee Prior Patrick Ciaschi -- chapter 2.8 Community security of indigenous peoples in the Barents Region / Giuseppe Amatulli Joëlle Klein -- chapter 2.9 Political security in the Barents Region / Dorothée Cambou -- chapter 2.10 2.10 Digital security in the Barents Region / Mirva Salminen -- chapter Conclusion / Kamrul Hossain Dorothée Cambou.

"The Arctic-Barents region is facing numerous pressures from a variety of sources, including the effect of environmental changes and extractive industrial developments. The threats arising out of these pressures result in human security challenges.This book analyses the formation, and promotion, of societal security within the context of Arctic-Barents region. It applies the human security framework, which has increasingly gained currency at the UN level since 1994 (UNDP), as a tool to provide answers to many questions that face the Barents population today. The study explores human security dimensions such as environmental security, economic security, health, food, water, energy, communities, political security and digital security in order to assess the current challenges that the Barents population experiences today or may encounter in the future. In doing so, the book develops a comprehensive analysis of vulnerabilities, challenges and needs in the Barents region and provides recommendations for new strategies to tackle insecurity and improve the well-being of both indigenous and local communities.This book will be a valuable tool for academics, policy-makers, and students interested in environmental and human security, sustainable development, environmental studies and the Arctic and Barents region in particular."--Provided by publisher.

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