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Title "To love the wind and the rain" : African Americans and environmental history / edited by Dianne D. Glave and Mark Stoll.

Publication Info. Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2006]


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Description 1 online resource (288 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Carolyn Merchant -- African American environmental history: an introduction / Dianne D. Glave, Mark Stoll -- Slavery and the origins of African American environmentalism / Mart A. Stewart -- Slave hunting and fishing in the antebellum South / Scott Giltner -- Rural African American women, gardening, and progressive reform in the South / Dianne D. Glave -- Turpentine Negro / Cassandra Y. Johnson, Josh McDaniel -- African Americans, outdoor recreation, and the 1919 Chicago Race Riot / Colin Fisher -- Women, environmental rationale, and activism during the progressive era / Elizabeth D. Blum -- Nature and blackness in suburban passage / Christopher Sellers -- Environmental justice, ecoracism, and environmental history / Martin V. Melosi -- Identity politics and multiracial coalitions in the environmental justice movement / Eileen M. McGurty -- Religion and African American environmental activism / Mark Stoll -- Politicized memories in the struggle for Miami's Virginia Key Beach / Gregory Bush -- Black environmental liberation theology / Dianne D. Glave -- Reflections on the purposes and meanings of African American environmental history / Carl Anthony.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- United States.
Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- United States.
Environmental justice -- United States.
Social justice -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Environmental conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Glave, Dianne D., editor.
Stoll, Mark, 1954- editor.
Other Form: Print version: "To love the wind and the rain" : African Americans and environmental history. Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2006] xiii, 271 pages ; 24 cm. 9780822942757 (OCoLC)ocm61240514 (DLC) 2005020899
ISBN 0822942755 (acid-free paper)
0822958996 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780822972907 (e-book)

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