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Title: Garbage Wars The Struggle for Environmental Justice in Chicago

URL: http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_lending.cfm

Abstract: Non-fiction

AuthorPellow, David Naguib


This is a study of clonflicts over solid waste and pollution in urban, generally communities of color and low-income populations. The author is a sociologist conduction research on the social impacts of pollution and toxic substances in these neighborhoods. Chapters include: Waste, POolitics and Environmental Injustice, A Social History of Waste, Race and Labor, Working for the Movement: Recycling Labor at the Resource Center. This book is for the more serious students at the high school or college levels.

The WMRC Library collection does not circulate. However, anyone may use our materials on site. Library-to-library loans may also be arranged. The Library only loans videos to other libraries when we hold more than one copy. EPA Reports should be available from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or similar state agencies. Contact the WMRC Library for more information at (217) 333-8957, FAX (217) 333-8944 or e-mail library@wmrc.uiuc.edu

Source: MIT Press

Date of Publication: March 2005

Resource Type: BiblioResources (Books)

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