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Main Title EcoPopulism : toxic waste and the movement for environmental justice /
Author Szasz, Andrew,
Publisher University of Minnesota Press,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 28547222
ISBN 0816621748; 9780816621743; 0816621756; 9780816621750
Subjects Environmental justice ; Environmental protection ; Green movement ; Gevaarlijke stoffen ; Milieubeleid ; Sonderabfall--(DE-588)4124209-9 ; Umweltpolitik--(DE-588)4078523-3 ; èOkologische Bewegung--(DE-588)4115439-3 ; USA--(DE-588)4078704-7 ; Environmental policy
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  GE170.S97 1994 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 03/14/1997
EJAM  HC107.A13S917 1994 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/22/2004
EJBM  GE170.S97 1994 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/17/1997
EOAM  GE170.S92 1994 EJ Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 03/04/2009
ERAM  GE170.S97 1994 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 03/15/1996
ESAM  GE170.S97 1994 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/15/1995
Collation x, 216 pages ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index.
Contents Notes
1. Introduction: Environmental Crisis and the Search for a Politics That Works -- pt. I. Policy; Icon; Social Movement: Hazardous Waste in Three Arenas of Political Action. 2. Routine Regulatory Failure: The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. 3. "Toxic Waste" as Icon: A New Mass Issue Is Born. 4. The Toxics Movement: From NIMBYism to Radical Environmental Populism -- pt. II. Reactions. 5. Could Opposition Be Neutralized? Discourses and Policies of Disempowerment. 6. Hazardous Waste Regulation Progresses against the Conservative Tide -- pt. III. Results. 7. Fifteen Years of Hazardous Waste Legislation: Summing Up the Policy Impacts. 8. Broader Political Implications? Environmental Populism and the Reconstitution of Progressive Politics -- 9. Concluding Remarks.