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Main Title Technoscience and environmental justice : expert cultures in a grassroots movement /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Ottinger, Gwen.
Cohen, Benjamin R.
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 692084754
ISBN 9780262015790 (hardcover : alk. paper); 026201579X (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780262516181 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0262516187 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Technology--Environmental aspects--Case studies ; Science--Environmental aspects--Case studies ; Industries--Environmental aspects--Case studies ; Environmental justice--Case studies ; Environmental health--Case studies ; Environmental policy--Citizen participation--Case studies ; Environmental policy--Decision making--Case studies
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TD194.T43 2011 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/13/2012
ESAM  TD194.T43 2011 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/03/2013
Collation viii, 298 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction : Environmental justice and the transformation of science and engineering / Benjamin Cohen and Gwen Ottinger -- Who are the experts of environmental health justice? / Scott Frickel -- From science-based legal advocacy to community organizing : opportunties and obstacles to transforming patterns of expertise and access / Karen Hoffman -- Toxic transformations : constructing online audiences for environmental justice / Jason Delborne and Wyatt Galusky -- Experts, ethics, and environmental justice : communiciating and contesting results from personal exposure science / Rachel Morello-Frosch ... [et al.] -- Middle-out social change : expert-led development interventions in Sri Lanka's energy sector / Dean Nieusma -- Invisible people, invisible risks : how scientific assessments of environmental health risks overlook minorities : and how community participation can make them visible / Maria Powell and Jim Powell -- Risk assessment and native Americans at the cultural crossroads : making better science or redefining health? / Jaclyn R. Johnson and Darren J. Ranco -- Uneven transformations and environmental justice : regulatory science, street science, and pesticide regulation in California / Raoul S. LiĆ¢evanos, Jonathan K. London, and Julie Sze -- Rupturing engineering education : opportunities for transforming expert identities through community-based projects / Gwen Ottinger -- Afterword : Working "faultlines" / Kim Fortun.