Media construction of environment and sustainability in India

Prithi Nambiar

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The book analyses the role of media and communication in negotiating the meaning of environment and sustainability in the developmental context of India. As part of the global development discourse, it has become necessary to refocus on the meanings attributed to environment, sustainability, and sustainable development at the local and national level. The impact of these globally generated imperatives on a democratic, fast-developing nation like India is determined by the extent to which meaning negotiation through discourse aids their acceptance within society.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew Delhi
PublisherSAGE Publications
Number of pages312
ISBN (Print)9788132117414
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • Sustainable development--India--Public opinion
  • Communication in economic development--India
  • Environmentalism in mass media


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