Unformatted text preview: provide some jobs for poor people-who cares about preserving rainforest? why should we worry about its preservation?-difficulty of broadening domestic support for movement-limited group that sympathizes, people have bigger problems -importance of international allies-vulnerability to faddishness -seems like a pet project, potential to become passé -first world hypocrisy?-lots of odds against it. unlike greens where social, economic, political elements promoted greens’ institutionalization in Germany II. why Brazilian elites have wanted to control fate of Brazilian Amazon-resources-geopolitics...
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- Spring '08
- Amazon Rainforest, Brasilia, GOV Notes Nov, RAINFOREST I. introduction