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Title Shades of green : environmental activism around the globe / edited by Christof Mauch, Nathan Stoltzfus, and Douglas R. Weiner
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowan & Littlefield Publishers, [2006]


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Description xi, 228 pages ; 23 cm
Series International environmental history
International environmental history.
Contents 1. Challenging modernity : the origins of postwar environmental protest in the United States / Frank Zelko -- 2. Protecting nature and practicing democracy in West Germany : a case study from the Black Forest / Sandra Lynn Chaney -- 3. From "land" to "place" : landscape conservation and environmental activism in the Magaliesberg, South Africa, and Cooper's Creek, Australia / Jane Carruthers -- 4. Environmental activism in the Soviet context : a social analysis / Douglas R. Weiner -- 5. Sprouts of environmentalism in China? : government-organized NGOs and green organizations in disguise / Peter Ho -- 6. Battles for nature : contesting wildlife conservation in twentieth-century India / Mahesh Rangarajan -- 7. Forest struggles and forest policy : villagers' environmental activism in Mexico / Daniel J. Klooster -- 8. Placing local environmental protest within global environmental networks : colonist farmers and sustainable development in the Brazilian Amazon / J. Christopher Brown
Analysis Environmental activism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Green movement -- History.
Environmentalism -- History.
Environmental policy -- Russia.
Environmental policy -- China.
Environmental policy -- South Africa.
Environmental policy -- India.
Environmental policy -- Mexico.
Environmental policy -- Brazil.
Agricultural landscape management -- South Africa.
Wildlife conservation -- India.
Forest conservation -- Mexico.
Sustainable agriculture -- Brazil.
Black Forest (Germany) -- Environment
Author Mauch, Christof.
Stoltzfus, Nathan.
Weiner, Douglas R., 1951-
German Historical Institute (Washington, D.C.)
LC no. 2006007203
ISBN 0742546489 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780742546479 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742546486 (paperback: alk. paper)
0742546470 (cloth : alk. paper)
Other Titles Environmental activism around the globe