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Our backyard : a quest for environmental justice

Author: Gerald Robert Visgilio; Diana M Whitelaw
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive overview of environmental justices issues with a discussion of the political sustainability of the environmental justice movement.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Kongress
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Our backyard.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003
(OCoLC)606979214
Online version:
Our backyard.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003
(OCoLC)630961035
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Robert Visgilio; Diana M Whitelaw
ISBN: 0742523624 9780742523623 0742523632 9780742523630
OCLC Number: 50913488
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2003
Description: xvii, 223 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: History and issues of the environmental justice movement / Bunyan Bryant --
Environmental justice and the social determinants of health / Virginia Ashby Sharpe --
Green imperialism : indigenous people and conservation of natural environments / Manuel Lizarralde --
Burning and burying in Connecticut : are regional solutions to solid waste disposal equitable / Timothy Black, John A. Stewart --
Risky business : relying on empirical studies to assess environmental justice / Pamela R. Davidson --
Syndrome behavior and the politics of environmental justice / Harvey L. White --
Confronting environmental injustice in Connecticut / Mark Mitchell, Cynthia R. Jennings, James Younger --
For the people : American Indian and Hispanic women in New Mexico's environmental justice movement / Diane-Michele Prindeville --
In pursuit of healthy and livable communities / Estelle Bogdonoff, Kathleen Cooper-McDermott, Kenny Foscue --
Three political problems for environmental justice / Christopher H. Foreman Jr.
Responsibility: edited by Gerald R. Visgilio, Diana M. Whitelaw.
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This collection of essays provides a broad overview of the topic, including one contribution examining 'green imperialism' in the Third World. The essays are of consistently high quality, each Read more...

 
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