Should national government also have a monopoly of the use of fear, violence, and terror and would this ever be legitimate? Emphasis may have moved from local ecosystems to the global ecosystem.
This is an important strength of green — and other forms of heterodox — IPE. Growth is driven by consumption, which is fuelled by the psychological effects of an essentially global consumer society that has been gradually created since the rise of the middle classes around the turn of the 20th century in Europe and continuing today in countries such as China and India.
However, there has been theoretical development and some practical progress and a wide- ranging literature has emerged viewing a variety of environmental issues from different theoretical perspectives.
The five properties of links are: 1 symmetry how much who relates to who or how equal the communication is ; 2 strength how often who relates to who ; 3 reciprocity agreement between members of links ; 4 content what the area or context of communication is ; and, 5 mode what the means or context of communication is.
Green theory has championed consensus decision making as best it can be done. A landslide in a gold mine in Tibet due to over mining and in the NorthEast of China a gas explosion at a coal mine claimed the lives of 28 men.
The fit between people and their environments brings up the topic of positive and negative eugenics which has been a background challenge in Green theory.