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The Treadmill of Production: Injustice and Unsustainability in the Global ...

Kenneth Alan Gould, David N. Pellow, Allan Schnaiberg - Business & Economics - 2008 - 142 pages
Schnaiberg’s concept of the treadmill of production is arguably the most visible and enduring theory to emerge in three decades of environmental sociology. Elaborated and ...
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Agency, Democracy, and Nature: The U.S. Environmental Movement from a ...

Robert J. Brulle - Business & Economics - 2000 - 347 pages
In this book Robert Brulle draws on a broad range of empirical and theoretical research to investigate the effectiveness of U.S. environmental groups. Brulle shows how Critical ...
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Challenging the Chip: Labor Rights and Environmental Justice in the Global ...

Ted Smith, David Allan Sonnenfeld, David N. Pellow - Nature - 2006 - 357 pages
A revealing look at the dark side of the electronics industry and global efforts to move it toward greater sustainability and accountability.
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Urban Recycling and the Search for Sustainable Community Development

Adam S. Weinberg, David N. Pellow, Allan Schnaiberg - Social Science - 2000 - 232 pages
More Americans recycle than vote. And most do so to improve their communities and the environment. But do recycling programs advance social, economic, and environmental goals ...
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The Slums of Aspen: Immigrants Vs. the Environment in America's Eden

Lisa Sun-Hee Park, David N. Pellow - Nature - 2011 - 275 pages
Offering a new understanding of low-wage immigrants (mostly from Latin America) who have become the foundation for service and leisure work in a famous resort, and of the ...
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Contested Water: The Struggle Against Water Privatization in the United ...

Joanna L. Robinson - Technology & Engineering - 2013 - 236 pages
Attempts by local governments to privatize water services have met with furiousopposition. Activists argue that to give private companies control of the water supply is to ...
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Just Sustainabilities: Development in an Unequal World

Julian Agyeman - Business & Economics - 2003 - 347 pages
An examination of the links between environmental sustainability and human equality and the implications for domestic and international policy.
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Environmental Movements: Local, National and Global

Christopher Rootes, Reader in Political Sociology and Environmental Politics and Director of the Centre for the Study of Social and Political Movements Christopher Rootes - Political Science - 2014 - 328 pages
Despite growing evidence of the universality of environmental problems and of economic and cultural globalization, the development of a truly global environmental movement is ...
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