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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. paperback printView all editions and formats
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"Slow violence" from climate change, toxic drift, deforestation, oil spills, and the environmental aftermath of war occurs gradually and often invisibly. Rob Nixon focuses on the inattention we have  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Nixon
ISBN: 9780674072343 0674072340
OCLC Number: 858000898
Notes: Orig. publ.: 2011. - Includes bibliographical references and index.
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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