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The environmental debate

Peninah Neimark

The environmental debate

a documentary history with timeline, glossary, and appendices

by Peninah Neimark

  • 133 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalism,
  • Sources,
  • Environmental protection,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peninah Neimark
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE197 .E7 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 347 pages
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26928213M
    ISBN 101682175502
    ISBN 109781682175507
    OCLC/WorldCa1002025532

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      TEASE: DATE: April 3, ARCHIVAL (CBS REPORTS, THE SILENT SPRING OF RACHEL CARSON, ): ANNOUNCER: This is one of the nation’s bestsellers. Up to now, , copies have been sold, and ‘Silent Spring’ has been called the most controversial book of the year. NARRATION: Rachel Carson’s push to limit the use of powerful pesticides like DDT helped spark the American environmental.   Environment and development are increasingly being studied together as our recommended list of books below shows Expect debates around the environmental impact of a rising population Author: Penny Woods.

    The environmental movement (sometimes referred to as the ecology movement), also including conservation and green politics, is a diverse philosophical, social, and political movement for addressing environmental issues. Environmentalists advocate the sustainable management of resources and stewardship of the environment through changes in public policy and . The environment is a sensitive subject today. Students all over the world are researching how to deal with the various environmental issues that affect the way people live on the earth surface. There are challenges of global warming as a result of industrialization and the negative effects of solid waste on aquatic life.


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