Robert Paehlke

Robert Paehlke

Robert Paehlke, a political scientist, is Professor Emeritus of Environmental and Resource Studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. He was editor of the environmental journal/magazine Alternatives from its founding in 1971 until 1982 and continues to serve on its editorial board. A new book, on hegemony and global citizenship, will be published in late 2014.




Tellus Publications (Selected)


Global Citizenship: Plausible Fears and Necessary Dreams

Robert Paehlke

In an increasingly interdependent world, the question is not whether there will be global governance, but whether it will be democratic and integrative. To democratize international affairs, we must expand the concept and practice of citizenship.