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Reclaiming the Environmental Debate

The Politics of Health in a Toxic Culture (Urban and Industrial Environments)

by Richard Hofrichter

  • 216 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

  • Environmental factors,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Public Health,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Health Care Issues,
  • Environmental health,
  • Environmental justice,
  • Government policy,
  • Green movement,
  • Political aspects

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9495122M
    ISBN 100262581825
    ISBN 109780262581820

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