Environmental Justice

Environmental Justice and Federalism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 14, 2014
Environmental Justice and Federalism (repost)

Environmental Justice and Federalism by Dennis C. Cory, Tauhidur Rahman, Satheesh Aradhyula and Melissa Anne Burns
English | ISBN: 1781001391 | 2013 | PDF | 224 pages | 1,7 MB

Within the United States, minority and low-income communities currently bear a disproportionate amount of risk associated with pollution and other harmful environmental practices.

Managing Environmental Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 29, 2016
Managing Environmental Justice

Managing Environmental Justice by Dennis Pavlich
English | 31 Mar. 2010 | ISBN: 9042029374 | 272 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Environmental justice is the subtext of this collection of anxieties around the need for a sustainable future on Planet Earth. Thinkers and scholars from a diversity of backgrounds reflect on what it means and how cultures must change to greet this future.

Pesticide Drift and the Pursuit of Environmental Justice (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Dec. 15, 2015
Pesticide Drift and the Pursuit of Environmental Justice (Repost)

Pesticide Drift and the Pursuit of Environmental Justice By Jill Lindsey Harrison
Publisher: The MIT Press | 2011 | ISBN: 0262516284 | 296 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

The widespread but virtually invisible problem of pesticide drift–the airborne movement of agricultural pesticides into residential areas–has fueled grassroots activism from Maine to Hawaii. Pesticide drift accidents have terrified and sickened many living in the country's most marginalized and vulnerable communities. In this book, Jill Lindsey Harrison considers political conflicts over pesticide drift in California, using them to illuminate the broader problem and its potential solutions.
Our Roots Run Deep as Ironweed: Appalachian Women and the Fight for Environmental Justice

Our Roots Run Deep as Ironweed: Appalachian Women and the Fight for Environmental Justice by Shannon Elizabeth Bell
2013 | ISBN: 0252079469, 0252037952 | English | 224 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

Spaces of Environmental Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 3, 2014
Spaces of Environmental Justice

Ryan Holifield, Michael Porter, Gordon Walker, "Spaces of Environmental Justice"
2010 | pages: 274 | ISBN: 1444332457 | PDF | 1,6 mb

Local Problem-Solving: Environmental Justice Small Grants Program  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 29, 2014
Local Problem-Solving: Environmental Justice Small Grants Program

Marilyn R. Paley, "Local Problem-Solving: Environmental Justice Small Grants Program"
2009 | ISBN-10: 1606929313 | 145 pages | PDF | 1 MB

A Line In The Tar Sands: Struggles for Environmental Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Oct. 15, 2014
A Line In The Tar Sands: Struggles for Environmental Justice

A Line In The Tar Sands: Struggles for Environmental Justice by Joshua Russell Kahn, Stephen D'Arcy
English | 2014 | ISBN: 162963039X | 384 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Urbanization and Sustainability: Linking Urban Ecology, Environmental Justice and Global Environmental Change

Christopher G Boone, Michail Fragkias - Urbanization and Sustainability: Linking Urban Ecology, Environmental Justice and Global Environmental Change
Published: 2012-12-23 | ISBN: 9400756658, 9400756674 | PDF | 201 pages | 3 MB
Where We Live, Work and Play: The Environmental Justice Movement and the Struggle for a New Environmentalism

Patrick J. Novotny - Where We Live, Work and Play: The Environmental Justice Movement and the Struggle for a New Environmentalism
Published: 2000-08-30 | ISBN: 0275960269 | PDF | 136 pages | 7 MB
Technoscience and Environmental Justice: Expert Cultures in a Grassroots Movement (repost)

Technoscience and Environmental Justice: Expert Cultures in a Grassroots Movement by Gwen Ottinger
English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 0262516187 | 312 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Over the course of nearly thirty years, the environmental justice movement has changed the politics of environmental activism and influenced environmental policy. In the process, it has turned the attention of environmental activists and regulatory agencies to issues of pollution, toxics, and human health as they affect ordinary people, especially people of color.