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Earth rising : American environmentalism in the 21st century

Author: Philip Shabecoff
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Philip Shabecoff, environmental journalist, has spent more than two decades thinking and writing about the environment and related subjects. In Earth Rising, he draws on that experience, as well as extensive interviews with a wide range of people, to offer a pointed and thought-provoking critique of the current state and future prospects of the American environmental movement." "He makes a compelling case that  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Shabecoff
ISBN: 1559635843 9781559635844 1559635835 9781559635837
OCLC Number: 48211739
Description: xiv, 236 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. The Story until Now --
Ch. 2. At the Turn of the Millennium --
Ch. 3. Shades of Green: The State of the Movement --
Ch. 4. Environment, Community, and Society --
Ch. 5. The Business of America: Environmentalism and the Economy --
Ch. 6. Playing Politics: Environmentalists and the Electoral Process --
Ch. 7. Taming the Genie: Science, Technology, and Environmentalism --
Ch. 8. Small World: America and the Global Environment --
Ch. 9. Transforming the Future.
Responsibility: Philip Shabecoff.

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A critique of the current state and future prospects of the American environmental movement. It presents the results of interviews with a wide range of individuals both within and outside the  Read more...

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