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Author Lewis, Tammy L., author

Title Ecuador's environmental revolutions : ecoimperialists, ecodependents, and ecoresisters / Tammy L. Lewis
Published Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2015]
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Contents Key players and conflicting goals in the development trajectory -- The Ecuadorian context -- Ideal types of environmentalism -- Origins, 1978 to 1987: ambientalistas and ecologistas emerge -- Neoliberal boom, 1987 to 2000: the rise of ecodependence -- Organizational bust, 2000 to 2006: opportunities for ecoresisters and ecoalternatives -- Citizens revolution, 2006 to 2015: the rise of the paradoxical state -- Hypotheses from Ecuador
Summary An account of the movement for sustainable development in Ecuador through four eras: movement origins, neoliberal boom, neoliberal bust, and citizens' revolution
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Environmental policy -- Ecuador -- History.
Environmentalism -- Ecuador -- History.
Sustainable development -- Ecuador -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0262333384 (electronic bk)
9780262333382 (electronic bk)