The War for America's Natural Resources

The War for America's Natural Resources

by William R. Nester

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The War for America's Natural Resources by William R. Nester

This book analyzes the dynamic relationship among natural resource politics, policies, and philosophies. Each chapter explores in depth the development of policies towards the US's soil, wildlife, water, energy, grasslands, minerals, forests, and air.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312165918
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 06/28/1997
Pages: 266
Product dimensions: 5.46(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Philosophies, Politics, and Policies 1(11)
1 Farming, Grazing, and Hunting
12(61)
2 Forests, Parks, and Wilderness
73(42)
3 Mines, Drills, and Energy
115(60)
4 Dams, Irrigation, and Faucets
175(46)
5 Natural Resource Policy into the Twenty-first Century
221(11)
Notes 232(10)
Bibliography 242(9)
Index 251

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