Black faces, white spaces : reimagining the relationship of African Americans to the great outdoors (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Black faces, white spaces : reimagining the relationship of African Americans to the great outdoors

Author: Carolyn Finney
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, cop. 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Why are African Americans so underrepresented when it comes to interest in nature, outdoor recreation, and environmentalism? In this thought-provoking study, Carolyn Finney looks beyond the discourse of the environmental justice movement to examine how the natural environment has been understood, commodified, and represented by both white and black Americans. Bridging the fields of environmental history, cultural  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn Finney
ISBN: 9781469614489 1469614480
OCLC Number: 905090600
Description: 1 vol. (XVII-173 p.) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Carolyn Finney.

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Why are African Americans so underrepresented when it comes to interest in nature, outdoor recreation, and environmentalism? In this thought-provoking study, Carolyn Finney looks beyond the discourse  Read more...

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