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The Resource The environmental debate : a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices, edited by Peninah Neimark & Peter Rhoades Mott

The environmental debate : a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices, edited by Peninah Neimark & Peter Rhoades Mott

Label
The environmental debate : a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices
Title
The environmental debate
Title remainder
a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peninah Neimark & Peter Rhoades Mott
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of primary documents examines the evolution of concern about environmental degradation, pollution, and resource conservation in America from the colonial period the present. Documents include the writings of naturalists, conservationists, scientists, philosophers, lawyers, judges, politicians, sociologists, artists and poets, as well as from government reports, federal, state, and local legislation, and court cases. --from publisher description
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE197
LC item number
.E7 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neimark, Peninah
  • Mott, Peter Rhoades
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmentalism
  • Environmental protection
  • United States
Label
The environmental debate : a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices, edited by Peninah Neimark & Peter Rhoades Mott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-432) and index
Contents
Foundations of American environmental thought and action -- Politicians, naturalists, and artists in the new nation, 1776-1839 -- The origins of environmental activism, 1840-1889 -- The conservation movement era, 1890-1919 -- Rethinking our relationship to nature, 1920-1959 -- The heyday of the environmental movement, 1960-1979 -- Confronting economic and social realities, 1980-1999 -- Challenges for the twenty-first century
Control code
679920669
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xli, 460 p.
Isbn
9781592376766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)679920669
Label
The environmental debate : a documentary history, with timeline, glossary, and appendices, edited by Peninah Neimark & Peter Rhoades Mott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-432) and index
Contents
Foundations of American environmental thought and action -- Politicians, naturalists, and artists in the new nation, 1776-1839 -- The origins of environmental activism, 1840-1889 -- The conservation movement era, 1890-1919 -- Rethinking our relationship to nature, 1920-1959 -- The heyday of the environmental movement, 1960-1979 -- Confronting economic and social realities, 1980-1999 -- Challenges for the twenty-first century
Control code
679920669
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xli, 460 p.
Isbn
9781592376766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)679920669

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