eBook Policy & Activism, 1st Edition

  • Craig W. Allin
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  • ISBN-10: 1587659204
  • ISBN-13: 9781587659201
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 138 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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POLICY AND ACTIVISM is a single-volume monograph that contains selected essays from Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues. Every article in this set was carefully selected by our editors to provide the best information available about the topic. The essays in POLICY AND ACTIVISM discuss important environmental advocates such as Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey and Al Gore as well as key environmental movements like the Animal Rights Movement, the Green Movement and the Antinuclear Movement.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Contributors.
1: Abbey, Edward.
2: Adams, Ansel.
3: Amory, Cleveland.
4: Animal Rights Movement.
5: Animal Testing.
6: Antienvironmentalism.
7: Antinuclear Movement.
8: Audubon, John James.
9: Back-to-the-Land Movement.
10: Berry, Wendell.
11: Bookchin, Murray.
12: Borlaug, Norman.
13: Brockovich, Erin.
14: Brower, David.
15: Brown, Lester.
16: Bureau of Land Management, U.S..
17: Burroughs, John.
18: Ceres.
19: Chipko Andolan Movement.
20: Cloning.
21: Commoner, Barry.
22: Conservation Policy.
23: Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species.
24: Cousteau, Jacques.
25: Darling, Jay.
26: Earth First!.
27: Echo Park Dam Opposition.
28: Ecotage.
29: Ecoterrorism.
30: Ehrlich, Paul R..
31: Endangered Species Act.
32: Environmental Law, U.S..
33: Environmentalism.
34: European Green parties.
35: Federal Land Policy and Management Act.
36: Fish and Wildlife Act.
37: Foreman, Dave.
38: Fossey, Dian.
39: Franklin Dam Opposition.
40: Friends of the Earth International.
41: Gibbons, Euell.
42: Gibbs, Lois.
43: Gore, Al.
44: Green Movement and Green Parties.
45: Greenpeace.
46: Hansen, James E..
47: Hardin, Garrett.
48: Inconvenient Truth, An.
49: International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling.
50: International Institute for Environment and Development.
51: International Whaling Commission.
52: Land-use policy.
53: League of Conservation Voters.
54: Lovins, Amory.
55: Maathai, Wangari.
56: McToxics Campaign.
57: Marine Mammal Protection Act.
58: Marshall, Robert.
59: Monkeywrenching.
60: Muir, John.
61: Nader, Ralph.
62: National Audubon Society.
63: Natural Resources Defense Council.
64: Nature Writing.
65: Operation Backfire.
66: Osborn, Henry Fairfield, Jr..
67: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
68: Pinchot, Gifford.
69: Population-control Movement.
70: Powell, John Wesley.
71: Public Opinion and the Environment.
72: Rainforest Action Network.
73: Sagebrush Rebellion.
74: Sale, Kirkpatrick.
75: Sane.
76: Save the Whales Campaign.
77: Schumacher, E. F..
78: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.
79: Silent Spring.
80: Silkwood, Karen.
81: Singer, Peter.
82: Snyder, Gary.
83: Sun Day.
84: Union of Concerned Scientists.
85: U.S. Climate Action Partnership.
86: Watson, Paul.
87: White, Lynn Townsend, Jr..
88: World Resources Institute.
89: World Trade Organization.
90: World Wilderness Congresses.
91: Worldwatch Institute.
92: Zahniser, Howard Clinton.
Bibliography.
Category Index.
Index.