No Safe Place: Toxic Waste, Leukemia, and Community Action

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University of California Press, 1992 - Law - 260 pages
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"An excellent and readable account of the toxic waste crisis in Woburn, Massachusetts, and the courageous efforts by local citizens to protect their community. The Woburn story is an inspiring lesson for citizens across the country struggling to protect the environment from polluters and unresponsive government officials."--Senator Edward Kennedy

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Contents

The Formation of an Organized Community
43
Notes
201
Bibliography
225
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About the author (1992)

Professor of Sociology at Brown University.

Edwin J. Mikkelsen, MD, is an associate professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, the medical director for The MENTOR Network and has served as a consultant for the Massachusetts Department of Mental Retardation. Wayne J. Stelk, PhD, is the vice president for quality management at the Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership. They both live in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

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