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Unformatted text preview: The first one being multilateral resolution with the help of other countries and the second being unilateral resolution . He believed that issues like international terrorism should be dealt multilaterally . Richardson emphasized on effective use of fossil fuels and how Nex Mexico was the only state to abide by the Kyoto treaty . He also believed Bipartisanship being very important to help environmental issues. The speakers non-emphasis on environmental issues can be attributed to current economic situation(America’s Debt) and the rising threat of international terrorism and the Arab springs in the Arab world. These issues gained more mass media attention during the process of agenda setting and the characterization of these issues might have had an influence on people’s perception of the issues (framing)....
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2012 for the course POL 223 taught by Professor Aldrich during the Fall '10 term at Purdue University.
- Fall '10
- United Nations