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Author McGurty, Eileen Maura.

Title Transforming environmentalism : Warren county, PCBS, and the origins of environmental justice / Eileen McGurty.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  363.7009756 M179t 2007    ---  Available
Description xi, 204 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The significance of Warren county -- Regulating toxic chemicals, PCBs, and hazardous waste -- The collective action frame of "not in my backyard" -- Constructing environmental racism: political opportunities, social networks, and collective action -- The environmental justice movement: maturation and limitations -- Warren county revisited -- Epilogue.
Subject Environmental justice -- North Carolina -- Warren County.
Environmentalism -- North Carolina -- Warren County.
Polychlorinated biphenyls -- Environmental aspects -- North Carolina -- Warren County -- Case studies.
ISBN 0813539668 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2431114

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