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The slums of Aspen : immigrants vs. the environment in America's Eden

Author: Lisa Sun-Hee Park; David N Pellow
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals the dark underside of environmental privilege

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Sun-Hee Park; David N Pellow
ISBN: 9781479834761 1479834769
OCLC Number: 985459250
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: IX,275 Seiten. : Illustrationen.
Contents: Acknowledgments Abbreviations Introduction: Environmental Privilege in the Rocky Mountains 1 The Logic of Aspen 2 The Ultimate Elite Retreat 3 Living in Someone Else's Paradise 4 Nativism and the Environmental Movement 5 Advocacy and Social Justice Workers Conclusion: Dreams of Privilege/Visions of Justice Notes on Research Methods Notes References Index About the Authors
Responsibility: Lisa Sun-Hee Park and David Naguib Pellow.

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The authors...make a convincing and highly disturbing case about how some of the nation's most prominent promoters of sustainability depend on the labor of immigrants to enjoy privileged lives amidst Read more...

 
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