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Title Confronting environmental racism : voices from the grassroots / edited by Robert D. Bullard ; foreword by Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr.

Publication Info. Boston, Mass. : South End Press, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  363.7008 C748C    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 259 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-244) and index.
Contents Anatomy of environmental racism and the environmental justice movement / Robert D. Bullard -- Beyond toxic wastes and race / Charles Lee -- Environmentalism and the politics of inclusion / Dorceta E. Taylor -- Coping with industrial exploitation / Cynthia Hamilton -- Getting the lead out of the community / Janet Phoenix -- Race and waste in two Virginia communities / Robert W. Collin and William Harris, Sr. -- Environmental politics in Alabama's blackbelt / Conner
Bailey, Charles E. Faupel, and James H. Gundlach -- Sustainable development at Ganados del Valle / Laura Pulido -- Nature and Chicanos in southern Colorado / Devon Peña and Joseph Gallegos -- Farmworkers and pesticides / Marion Moses -- Global threats to people of color / Dana Alston and Nicole Brown -- Conclusion : environmentalism with justice / Robert D. Bullard.
Subject Environmental policy -- United States.
Hazardous waste sites -- United States.
African Americans -- Politics and government.
Racism -- United States.
Minorities -- United States -- Political activity.
Environmental policy -- United States -- Case studies.
Hazardous waste sites -- United States -- Case studies.
African Americans -- Politics and government -- Case studies.
Racism -- United States -- Case studies.
Minorities -- United States -- Political activity -- Case studies.
Added Author Bullard, Robert D. (Robert Doyle), 1946-
ISBN 0896084477 (cloth : acid-free paper) : $40.00
0896084469 (paper : acid-free paper) : $16.00
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