Andrew Dobson is Professor of Politics at Keele University. He specializes in environmental political theory, and the 4th edition of his Green Political Thought was published in 2006. His most recent monograph is Citizenship and the Environment (Oxford University Press) and he is presently working on the role of listening in democratic theory and practice. He also works at the interface between the academy and the policy community, and recently published a Rapid Research Review on ‘Environmental Citizenship and Pro-Environmental Behaviour’ for the Sustainable Development Research Network (SDRN). His website is www.andrewdobson.com.