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Edward R. Carr

Edward R. Carr is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography at the University of South Carolina. He is also an American Association for the Advancement of Science Science and Technology Policy Fellow, serving as the climate change adaptation coordinator for the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance at the United States Agency for International Development.  For more than 13 years he has worked in rural sub-Saharan Africa on issues of globalization, development and environmental change, living among and working with the poorest of the poor.  He is the author of more than 30 publications on issues of development, adaptation to climate change, and the changing global environment.  He has served as a lead author of two global environmental assessments (the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment and UNEP’s Fourth Global Environment Outlook), and is the review editor for a chapter of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report.  He has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, and a Mellon Fellowship in the Humanities from the Woodrow Wilson Foundation.


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Delivering Development
Globalization's Shoreline and the Road to a Sustainable Future

Palgrave Macmillan
In Delivering Development, author Edward Carr calls into question the very universal, unquestioned assumptions about globalization, development, and...
Edward R. Carr

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