Environmental Justice

Environmental Justice and Federalism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Oct. 6, 2017
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

Balancing Individualism and Collectivism: Social and Environmental Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Feb. 13, 2018
Balancing Individualism and Collectivism: Social and Environmental Justice

Balancing Individualism and Collectivism: Social and Environmental Justice by Janet McIntyre-Mills, Norma Romm, Yvonne Corcoran-Nantes
English | 2018 | ISBN: 3319580132 | 472 Pages | PDF | 17.4 MB

This book addresses the social and environmental justice challenge to live sustainably and well. It considers the consequences of our social, economic and environmental policy and governance decisions for this generation and the next.
The Chronicles of Winona Laduke: Stories from the Front Lines in the Battle for Environmental Justice

The Chronicles of Winona Laduke: Stories from the Front Lines in the Battle for Environmental Justice by Winona LaDuke
English | January 2nd, 2017 | ISBN: 1552669599 | 299 pages | EPUB | 5.99 MB

Chronicles is a major work, a collection of current, pressing and inspirational stories of Indigenous communities from the Canadian subarctic to the heart of Dine Bii Kaya, Navajo Nation. Chronicles is a book literally risen from the ashes—beginning in 2008 after her home burned to the ground—and collectively is an accounting of Winona’s personal path of recovery, finding strength and resilience in the writing itself as well as in her work. Long awaited, Chronicles is a labour of love, a tribute to those who have passed on and those yet to arrive.

Environmental Justice and Urban Resilience in the Global South  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 22, 2018
Environmental Justice and Urban Resilience in the Global South

Environmental Justice and Urban Resilience in the Global South By Adriana Allen
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 314 Pages | ISBN : 1137473533 | 13.36 MB

This edited volume provides a fresh perspective on the important yet often neglected relationship between environmental justice and urban resilience. Many scholars have argued that resilient cities are more just cities. But what if the process of increasing the resilience of the city as a whole happens at the expense of the rights of certain groups?

The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 9, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Justice

The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Justice
Routledge | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 1138932825 | 696 pages | PDF | 7.86 mb

by Ryan Holifield (Editor),‎ Jayajit Chakraborty (Editor),‎ Gordon Walker (Editor)
Environmental Justice: Creating Equity, Reclaiming Democracy (Environmental Ethics and Science Policy Series)

Environmental Justice: Creating Equity, Reclaiming Democracy (Environmental Ethics and Science Policy Series) by Kristin Shrader-Frechette
English | Sep. 26, 2002 | ISBN: 0195152034 | 284 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Shrader-Frechette offers a rigorous philosophical discussion of environmental justice. Explaining fundamental ethical concepts such as equality, property rights, procedural justice, free informed consent, intergenerational equity, and just compensation–and then bringing them to bear on real-world social issues–she shows how many of these core concepts have been compromised for a large segment of the global population, among them Appalachians, African-Americans, workers in hazardous jobs, and indigenous people in developing nations.

Natural Resources and Environmental Justice : Australian Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 25, 2017
Natural Resources and Environmental Justice : Australian Perspectives

Natural Resources and Environmental Justice :
Australian Perspectives

by Anna Lukasiewicz and Stephen Dovers
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1486306373 | 293 Pages | PDF | 3.6 MB
Sapphire’s Literary Breakthrough: Erotic Literacies, Feminist Pedagogies, Environmental Justice Perspectives

Sapphire’s Literary Breakthrough: Erotic Literacies, Feminist Pedagogies, Environmental Justice Perspectives by Neal A. Lester
English | Dec. 10, 2015 | ISBN: 1349448559 | 264 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The first collection focused on the writing of provocative author and performance artist Sapphire, including her groundbreaking novel PUSH that has since become the Academy-award-winning film Precious.
"This volume presents many essays for addressing a range of themes relevant to African American and feminist literatures and is a valuable addition to any collection of young adult or adult literary criticisms." - Journal of American Culture.

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.