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Uncertain Hazards Environmental Activists and Scientific Proof

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ISBN-10: 0801485401

ISBN-13: 9780801485404

Edition: 2001

Authors: Sylvia Noble Tesh

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Drawing on interviews with activists and social movement theory in her analysis of the social construction of environmentalism, Tesh (political science, Yale U.) balances the views that such political- ethical activists are naive about science and that science fails to support their concerns about such hazards as pollution. She attributes this disconnect to changing "pre-environmentalist" ideas about nature informing relevant health research. Annotation copyrighted by Book News Inc., Portland, OR
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Book details

List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 7/17/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Protest against Pollution
Environmental Health Research
New Ideas about Nature
Environmentalist Science
Understanding Risk
Experiential Knowledge
Social Movements and Social Change