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Slow violence and the environmentalism of the poor

Author: Rob Nixon
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.] Harvard Univ. Press 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. Harvard Univ. Press paperback edView all editions and formats
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"Slow violence" from climate change, toxic drift, deforestation, oil spills, and the environmental aftermath of war takes place gradually and often invisibly. The author focuses on the inattention we  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Nixon
ISBN: 9780674072343 0674072340
OCLC Number: 935103797
Notes: Orig. publ.: 2011
Literaturverz. S. [283] - 338
Description: XIII, 353 S. Ill. 24 cm
Responsibility: Rob Nixon

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This is a fine book, disturbing and revealing in content, and worthy of lengthy study. -- Jules Pretty Times Higher Education 20110915 The work is groundbreaking in its call to reconsider our Read more...

 
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