There are several key influences at play in the relationship between religion and a concern for nature and the environment, particularly as it relates to an issue like global climate change. These trends directly affect the ability of religion to influence public ideas, public policy, and political will. These situations and trends are particularly applicable to the situation in the United States.
Can Non-State Actors Help to Overcome Barriers to State Cooperation? The Case of Global Climate Governance
Author(s): Catherine Z. Worsnop, Poorti Sapatnekar