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The Resource Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Label
Environmental justice : a reference handbook
Title
Environmental justice
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
David E. Newton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history of environmental justice movement
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newton, David E
Dewey number
363.7
Index
index present
LC call number
JC578
LC item number
.N485 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
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  • Distributive justice
  • Environmental justice
  • Civil rights
  • Civil rights
  • Distributive justice
  • Environmental justice
  • Soziale Gerechtigkeit
  • Umweltbelastung
  • Umweltschutz
  • USA
  • Umweltbelastung
  • Umweltschutz
  • Soziale Gerechtigkeit
  • USA
Label
Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Background and history: Warren Country, North Carolina: September 15, 1982 -- Environmental Inequities, environmental racism, and environmental justice -- Examples of environmental inequalities -- Environmental Justice: environmentalism and civil rights -- Environmental justice comes of age -- Environmental justice as a social movement -- 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions: Do environmental inequities actually exist? -- Progress and environmental degradation -- NIMBY, PIBBY, AND LULUs -- The effects of environmental regulations -- Environmental inequities: by chance or by choice? -- Legal questions of "intent" in environmental inequities -- Responding to environmental inequities -- The current status of the environmental justice movement in the United States The federal government has not been a strong advocate for environmental justice -- Complaints filed with the EPA have not been in effective means of dealing with environmental inequities -- Environmental justice advocates have largely failed to obtain redress for inequities through the Judicial System -- The U.S. Congress has failed to take action on basic environmental justice legislation -- Environmental justice activists have learned to use a combination of tools for achieving their goals -- 3. Worldwide perspectives: Environmental inequities worldwide -- A background for the transboundary dumping of hazardous waste -- Environmental justice and climate change -- Environmental justice and sustainable development -- 4. Chronology -- 5. Biographical sketches: Dana Ann Alston -- Bunyan Bryant -- Robert Bullard -- Dollie Burwell -- César Chávez -- Torri Estrada -- Margie Eugene-Richard -- Jay Feldman -- Deeohn Ferris -- LaDonna Harris -- Hazel Johnson -- Pamela Tau Lee -- Graciela Martinez -- Norris McDonald -- Paul Mohai -- Richard Moore -- Na ́taki Osborne -- Swati Prakash -- Patricia E. Salkin -- Peggy Shepard -- Gail Small -- Damu Smith -- Beverly Wright -- 6. Data and documents -- 7. Directory of organizations: Governmental organizations -- Nongovernmental organization
Control code
ocn263146919
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 308 pages
Isbn
9781598842234
Lccn
2008044400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o263146919
  • (OCoLC)263146919
Label
Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Background and history: Warren Country, North Carolina: September 15, 1982 -- Environmental Inequities, environmental racism, and environmental justice -- Examples of environmental inequalities -- Environmental Justice: environmentalism and civil rights -- Environmental justice comes of age -- Environmental justice as a social movement -- 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions: Do environmental inequities actually exist? -- Progress and environmental degradation -- NIMBY, PIBBY, AND LULUs -- The effects of environmental regulations -- Environmental inequities: by chance or by choice? -- Legal questions of "intent" in environmental inequities -- Responding to environmental inequities -- The current status of the environmental justice movement in the United States The federal government has not been a strong advocate for environmental justice -- Complaints filed with the EPA have not been in effective means of dealing with environmental inequities -- Environmental justice advocates have largely failed to obtain redress for inequities through the Judicial System -- The U.S. Congress has failed to take action on basic environmental justice legislation -- Environmental justice activists have learned to use a combination of tools for achieving their goals -- 3. Worldwide perspectives: Environmental inequities worldwide -- A background for the transboundary dumping of hazardous waste -- Environmental justice and climate change -- Environmental justice and sustainable development -- 4. Chronology -- 5. Biographical sketches: Dana Ann Alston -- Bunyan Bryant -- Robert Bullard -- Dollie Burwell -- César Chávez -- Torri Estrada -- Margie Eugene-Richard -- Jay Feldman -- Deeohn Ferris -- LaDonna Harris -- Hazel Johnson -- Pamela Tau Lee -- Graciela Martinez -- Norris McDonald -- Paul Mohai -- Richard Moore -- Na ́taki Osborne -- Swati Prakash -- Patricia E. Salkin -- Peggy Shepard -- Gail Small -- Damu Smith -- Beverly Wright -- 6. Data and documents -- 7. Directory of organizations: Governmental organizations -- Nongovernmental organization
Control code
ocn263146919
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 308 pages
Isbn
9781598842234
Lccn
2008044400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o263146919
  • (OCoLC)263146919

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