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Green backlash : global subversion of the environmental movement

Author: Andrew Rowell
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tide is turning against environmentalism as the political Right, industry and governrnents fight back. This book is a controversial expose of anti-environmentalism, tracing its rise in the USA and its rapid global spread. Environmentalists have been subject to suppression, physical and legal intimidation, violence and scapegoating, from the forests of Canada, Latin America, South Asia, the Pacific and Australia,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Rowell
ISBN: 0415128277 9780415128278 0415128285 9780415128285
OCLC Number: 34152932
Description: xxv, 476 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Roll Back the Millennium: America Leads the Way --
2. Culture Wars and Conspiracy Tales --
3. The Death of Democracy --
4. Get on the Global Green --
5. The Paradigm Shift --
6. The Price of Silence: Surveillance, Suppression, Slapps and Violence --
7. To Cut or Not to Clear-Cut: A Question of Trees, Truth and Treason? --
8. The Fight for the Forests of Central and Latin America --
9. Dirty Tricks Down Under --
10. South Asia and the Pacific: Where Dissent Can Mean Detention or Death --
11. 'A Shell-Shocked Land' --
12. The Road to Nowhere --
13. A Fishy Tale to Finish --
14. Conclusion: Beating the Backlash.
Responsibility: Andrew Rowell.
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Green Backlash blows the lid off the political Right and industry as they fight back, examining the threats and challenges and concludes how the environmental movement can re-evaluate and change for  Read more...

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