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Chronicles from the Environmental Justice Frontline

by J. Timmons Roberts

  • 36 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social issues,
  • The Environment,
  • General,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Louisiana,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental justice--Louisiana--Case studies,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Case studies,
  • Environmental justice,
  • Environmental policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7751107M
    ISBN 100521669006
    ISBN 109780521669009

    After legal battles and U.S. EPA demands for Environmental Impact Statements, Formosa pulled out in (Roberts and Toffolon-Weiss Roberts, T. J. and M. M. Toffolon-Weiss. Chronicles from the environmental justice frontline. New York: Cambridge University Press., [Google Scholar]).   For an overview of environmental justice activism in the Gulf Coast region, see Roberts, J. T. & Weiss. M.T. Chronicles from the Environmental Justice Frontline. New York: Cambridge University Press, For the gender dimensions, see Allen, B. Uneasy Alchemy: Citizens and Experts in Louisiana’s Chemical Corridor Disputes. Cambridge: MIT.

    Power, Justice and the Environment: A Critical Appraisal of the Environmental Justice Movement. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Roberts, J. Timmons and Melissa M. Toffolon-Weiss. Chronicles from the Environmental Justice Frontline. New York: Cambridge University Press. Sandler, Ronald and Phaedra C. Pezzullo. The following article is revised and excerpted from a book co-authored with Robert L. Stivers, Christian Environmental Ethics: Environmental justice broadens the scope of this concern to include people of any race, Chronicles from the Environmental Justice Frontline (New York: Cambridge University Press, ), pp.

      The platform, which contains a series of proposals the task force that both Joe Biden (D) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) commissioned, specifically calls for the creation of an “environmental justice fund” designed to address what they say is the disproportionate impact climate change has had on minority communities. “Every American has the right to breathe clean air, drink clean water. Roberts, T., and M. Toffolon-Weiss () Chronicles from the Environmental Justice Frontline. New York: Cambridge University Press. Google Scholar | Crossref.


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