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Raising Elijah : protecting our children in an age of environmental crisis

Author: Sandra Steingraber
Publisher: [Cambridge, MA] : Da Capo Press, 2011.
Series: Merloyd Lawrence book.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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Explores the social, political, and ecological forces behind key things and moments in every kid's childhood, arguing that parents should consider environmental issues an integral part of family life.
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Steingraber, Sandra.
Raising Elijah.
[Cambridge, MA] : Da Capo Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011282139
(OCoLC)657595621
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Steingraber
ISBN: 9780306819780 0306819783 1283072866 9781283072861
OCLC Number: 759837307
Notes: "A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 350 pages).
Contents: Milk (and terror) --
The nursery school playground (and well-informed futility) --
The grocery list (and the ozone hole) --
Pizza (and ecosystem services) --
The kitchen floor (and national security) --
Asthma (and intergenerational equity) --
The big talk (and systems theory) --
Homework (and frontiers in neurotoxicology) --
Eggs (and sperm) --
Bicycles on Main Street (and high-volume slickwater hydraulic fracturing).
Series Title: Merloyd Lawrence book.
Responsibility: Sandra Steingraber.
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Today's Rachel Carson looks at the toxic, ecologically fractured world children now inhabit  Read more...

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St. Petersburg Times, 4/17/11"A biologist's memoir of protecting her family from a wide range of environmental hazards--and learning to make the best and cheapest organic pizza."SEHN Networker, April Read more...

 
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