Politics, Pollution and Pandas: An Environmental Memoir

Politics, Pollution and Pandas: An Environmental Memoir

by Russell E. Train
     
 

Train recounts his experience as a major player in environmental developments in the US government during the late 1960s and early 1970s, and before and after that in the nongovernmental environmental community, particularly as head of the World Wildlife Fund in the US. Annotation © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR See more details below

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Train recounts his experience as a major player in environmental developments in the US government during the late 1960s and early 1970s, and before and after that in the nongovernmental environmental community, particularly as head of the World Wildlife Fund in the US. Annotation © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559632867
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Prologue: How One Thing Leads to Another3
Ch. 1Washington Beginnings12
Ch. 2From Clerk to Judge20
Ch. 3Africa: Land of the Soul29
Ch. 4First Steps for Wildlife39
Ch. 5From Judge to Conservationist46
Ch. 6To Interior as Under Secretary54
Ch. 7The CEQ Years77
Ch. 8U.S. Environmental Leadership121
Ch. 9EPA in the Nixon Years155
Ch. 10EPA under Ford181
Ch. 11The Last Ford Years211
Ch. 12World Wildlife Fund: Transition Years235
Ch. 13Encounters with Three Presidents257
Ch. 14Of Ostriches and Dinosaurs273
Ch. 15WWF around the World279
Ch. 16Education and Nature: A Global Vision301
Ch. 17The Eleventh Commandment313
Ch. 18Ethics, Leadership, and the Environment324
Epilogue333
Notes335
Acknowledgments359
Index361

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