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Environmental sociology : from analysis to action

Title
Environmental sociology : from analysis to action / edited by Leslie King and Deborah McCarthy.
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2005.
Description
xxx, 487 p. ; 23 cm.
URL
<Table of contents> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip052/2004025145.html
Other contributors
King, Leslie, 1959-
Auriffeille, Deborah McCarthy, 1966-
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: environmental problems require social solutions / Deborah McCarthy, Leslie King
  • Vulnerable planet / John Bellamy Foster
  • Mountaintop removal in West Virginia: an environmental sacrifice zone / Julia Fox
  • People of the forest against international capitalism: systemic and anti-systemic forces in the battle for the preservation of the Brazilian Amazon rainforest / Luiz C. Barbosa
  • Tourism, environmentalism, and cultural survival in Quintana Roo / Oriol Pi-Sunyer, R. Brooke Thomas
  • Treadmill predispositions and social responses: population, consumption, and technological change / Allan Schnaiberg, Kenneth Alan Gould
  • Oakland's Fruitvale transit village: building an environmentally sound vehicle for neighborhood revitalization / William A. Shutkin
  • American environmentalism: the role of race, class and gender in shaping activism 1820-1995 / Dorceta E. Taylor
  • Turning public issues into private troubles: lead contamination, domestic labor, and the exploitation of women's unpaid labor in Australia / Lois Bryson, Kathleen McPhillips, Kathryn Robinson
  • Environmental justice: grassroots activism and its impact on public policy decision making / Robert D. Bullard, Glenn S. Johnson
  • Forty years of spotted owls? A longitudinal analysis of logging industry job losses / William R. Freudenburg, Lisa J. Wilson, Daniel J. O'Leary
  • Next revolutionary stage: recycling waste or recycling history? / David N. Pellow
  • Silent spill: the organization of an industrial crisis / Thomas D. Beamish
  • Corporate responsibility for toxins / Gerald Markowitz, David Rosner
  • Tangled routes: women, work, and globalization on the tomato trail / Deborah Barndt.
  • Driving south: the globalization of auto consumption and its social organization of space / Peter Freund, George Martin
  • Environmental justice movement: equitable allocation of the costs and benefits of environmental management outcomes / David N. Pellow, Adam Weinberg, Allan Schnaiberg
  • Touch the magic / Susan G. Davis
  • Nature of future myths: environmental discourse in science fiction film, 1950-1999 / Christopher W. Podeschi
  • Selling "Mother Earth": advertising and the myth of the natural / Robin Andersen
  • Social construction of cancer: a walk upstream / Sandra Steingraber
  • Science in environmental conflicts / Connie P. Ozawa
  • Risk and recruitment: patterns of social mobilization in a government town / Thomas E. Shriver
  • Transnational protest and the corporate planet: the case of Mitsubishi Corporation versus the Rainforest Action Network / Boris Holzer
  • Coalition building between Native American and environmental organizations in opposition to development: the case of the New Los Padres Dam project / Mik Moore
  • Hunting and the politics of identity in Ontario / Thomas Dunk
  • Special moment in history: the future of population / Bill McKibben
  • Cuba: a successful case study of sustainable agriculture / Peter M. Rosset
  • Cleaning the closet: toward a new fashion ethic / Juliet Schor
  • On the trail of courageous behavior / Myron Peretz Glazer, Penina Migdal Glazer.
Subject headings
Environmentalism--Social aspects.
Environmental justice.
Environmentalism--North America.
ISBN
074253507X (cloth : alk. paper)
0742535088 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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GE195 .E588 2005
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