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From the Ground Up: Environmental Racism and the Rise of the Environmental Justice Movement

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A study of environmental racism - the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards on ethnic and low-income communities. This book examines the growing social justice movement fighting against discrimination, focusing on local activist groups from California to Arizona.
Paperback, 244 pages
Published November 1st 2000 by New York University Press (first published 2000)
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One of the first environmental justice books I've read and I really enjoyed it. The combination of really cases and explanation of the movement was great. This book has definitely gotten me interested in the concept of environmental justice and the movement.
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