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Political Ecology Beyond Environmentalism

Beyond Environmentalism

by Dimitrios I. Roussopoulos

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Black Rose Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied ecology,
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Environmental protection,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • General,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Green movement,
  • Political ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8724961M
    ISBN 101895431808
    ISBN 109781895431803
    OCLC/WorldCa33407760

    Gaylord Nelson was governor of Wisconsin from to and served in the U.S. Senate as a Democrat from to Millions of Americans joined him in observing the first Earth Day on Ap He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in for his contributions to the environmental protection movement and has served as counselor to the Wilderness Society since Everyday Environmentalism develops a conversation between marxist theories of everyday life and recent work in urban political ecology, arguing for a philosophy of praxis in relation to the politics of urban environments. Grounding its theoretical debate in empirical studies of struggles to obtain water in the informal settlements of Durban, South Africa, as well as in the creative acts of. What if outer space is not outside the human environment but, rather, defines it? This is the unusual starting point of Valerie Olson’s Into the Extreme: U.S. Environmental Systems and Politics Beyond Earth (U Minnesota Press, ), revealing how outer space contributes to making what counts as the scope and scale of today’s natural and social environments.


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