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Contested Environments

Edited By: Nick Bingham, Andrew Blowers and Chris Belshaw

344 pages, Col photos, figs, tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #138330 | ISBN: 0470850000
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NHBS Price: £54.99 $67/€62 approx

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Brings together perspectives from science, social science, technology, and humanities to address why environmental issues are so often controversial.

."..a useful addition to the environmental literature..." (The Holocene, Vol 14(4), 2004)


Series Preface.Introduction (Nick Bingham).Chapter One. Food Fights: on power, contest and GM (Nick Bingham). Chapter Two. Landscape, parks, wilderness (Chris Belshaw).Chapter Three. Power in the land: conflicts over energy and the environment (Andrew Blowers & Dave Elliott).Chapter Four. Troubled waters (Pam Furniss).Chapter Five. Trading with the environment (Annie Taylor).Chapter Six. Environmental justice and the environmental justice movement (Wendy Maples).Chapter Seven. Environmental values in environmental decision making (Jacquie Burgess).Chapter Eight. Making environment news (Joe Smith).Conclusion (Nick Bingham).Acknowledgements.Index.

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