Natural Protest: Essays on the History of American Environmentalism

Natural Protest: Essays on the History of American Environmentalism

by Michael Egan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415962692

ISBN-13: 9780415962698

Pub. Date: 11/17/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

From Jamestown to 9/11, concerns about the landscape, husbanding of natural resources, and the health of our environment have been important to the American way of life. Natural Protest is the first collection of original essays to offer a cohesive social and political examination of environmental awareness, activism, and justice throughout American history.

Overview

From Jamestown to 9/11, concerns about the landscape, husbanding of natural resources, and the health of our environment have been important to the American way of life. Natural Protest is the first collection of original essays to offer a cohesive social and political examination of environmental awareness, activism, and justice throughout American history. Editors Michael Egan and Jeff Crane have selected the finest new scholarship in the field, establishing this complex and fascinating subject firmly at the forefront of American historical study.

Focused and thought-provoking, Natural Protest presents a cutting-edge perspective on American environmentalism and environmental history, providing an invaluable resource for anyone concerned about the ecological fate of the world around us.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415962698
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/17/2008
Series:
New Directions in American History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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