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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
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Newton, David E
Dewey number
320.5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
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  • Distributive justice
  • Environmental justice
  • Civil rights
Label
Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
FIEb16116082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xix, 308 pages
Isbn
9781598842234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)263146919
Label
Environmental justice : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Publication
Copyright
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
FIEb16116082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xix, 308 pages
Isbn
9781598842234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)263146919

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