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Making Sense of Intractable Environmental Conflicts: Concepts and Cases

Edited By: Roy J Lewiciki, Barbara Gray and Michael Elliott

296 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

Island Press

Paperback | Oct 2002 | #133323 | ISBN: 1559639318
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Hardback | Oct 2002 | #133322 | ISBN: 155963930X
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Examines long-running environmental disputes and addresses why they take place and last so long. Conflicts examined include those over natural resource use, toxic pollutants, water quality and growth, with specific conflicts including the Quincy Library Group in California, Edwards Aquifer in Texas, Alton Park/Piney Woods in Tennessee and three examples of growth-related conflicts in Colorado.

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Roy J. Lewicki is Dean's Distinguished Teaching Professor of Management and Human Resources at the Ohio State University. Barbara Gray is professor of organizational behavior at The Pennsylvania State University. Michael Elliott is associate professor of city planning and public policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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