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|Main Title||Fifty years at the US Environmental Protection Agency : progress, retrenchment, and opportunities /|
|Publisher||Rowman & Littlefield,|
|Subjects||Environmental protection--United States--History ; Environmental law--United States--History ; Pollution--Law and legislation--United States--History ; Pollution--Government policy--United States--History|
|Additional Subjects||United States--Environmental Protection Agency--History|
|Collation||xiii, 656 pages : illustrations, charts ; 24 cm|
Includes bibliographical references (pages 571-619) and index.
"In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency, this book brings together leading scholars and EPA veterans to provide a comprehensive assessment of the agency's key decisions and actions in the various areas of its responsibility. Themes across all chapters include the role of rulemaking, negotiation/compromise, partisan polarization, judicial impacts, relations with the White House and Congress, public opinion, interest group pressures, environmental enforcement, environmental justice, risk assessment, and interagency conflict."--