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Rethinking the American environmental movement post-1945, Ellen Griffith Spears

Summary
"Rethinking the American Environmental Movement post-1945 draws on new histories of local environmental activism to analyze actions of those who helped and those who hindered the movement. It provides a concise overview of the American environmental movement and is essential reading for both students or scholars"--, Provided by publisher
Table of contents
Introduction: a field of movements -- Antecedents: a wide arc (prior to 1945) -- The great acceleration and the rise of environmentalism (1945-1964) -- Expanding the field of movements: from the wilderness act to superfund (1964-1980) -- Conservative countermovement and the rise of environmental justice (1980-1990) -- Globalizing environmentalism (1990-2001) -- Intersectional activism and climate justice (2001-2018) -- Hope in a strange season
Language
eng
Literary form
non fiction
Physical description
1 online resource (289 pages).
Specific material designation
remote
Form of item
online
ISBN
9780113617531

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