Explorations In Environmental History / Edition 1

Explorations In Environmental History / Edition 1

by Samuel P. Hays
     
 


Explorations in Environmental History represents four decades of writing from one of the most distinguished scholars in the field of environmental history.  Samuel Hays’s dedication and research is apparent in every one of these essays, four of which are published here for the first time.See more details below

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Explorations in Environmental History represents four decades of writing from one of the most distinguished scholars in the field of environmental history.  Samuel Hays’s dedication and research is apparent in every one of these essays, four of which are published here for the first time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822956433
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
02/27/1998
Series:
Pitt Series in Policy and Institutional Studies
Edition description:
1
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction: An Environmental Historian Amid the Thickets of Environmental Politics
The Limits-to-Growth Issue: A Historical Perspective3
Value Premises for Planning and Public Policy: The Historical Context24
Public Values and Management Response41
The Role of Urbanization in Environmental History69
The Future of Environmental Regulation101
The New Environmental Forest131
The New Environmental West156
A Challenge to the Profession of Forestry172
Foreword to Frederick Frankena, Strategies of Expertise in Technical Controversies185
Human Choice in the Great Lakes Wildlands198
Clean Air: From the 1970 Act to the 1977 Amendments221
Clean Air: From 1977 to 1990248
Emissions Trading Mythology280
The Role of Values in Science and Policy: The Case of Lead291
The Structure of Environmental Politics Since World War II315
Three Decades of Environmental Politics: The Historical Context334
A Historical Perspective on Contemporary Environmentalism379
Environmental Political Culture and Environmental Political Development: An Analysis of Legislative Voting, 1971-1989400
The Politics of Environmental Administration418
Notes451
Index573

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