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Author LinkGuha, Ramachandra.
Title LinkVarieties of environmentalism : essays North and South / Ramachandra Guha and J. Martinez-Alier.
Imprint London : Earthscan Publications, 1997.
Description xxiii, 230 p. :  ill. ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-224) and index.
Contents Contents: The environment of the poor -- From political economy to political ecology -- Poverty and the environment : a critique of the conventional wisdom -- Towards a cross-cultural environmental ethic -- Radical American environmentalism and wilderness preservation : a Third World critique -- The merchandising of biodiversity -- The failure of ecological planning in Barcelona -- Mahatma Gandhi and the environmental movement -- In memory of Georgescu-Roegen -- The forgotten American environmentalist.
Summary An attempt to highlight the values and orientation of the environmentalism of the poor and explore conflicting priorites of the rich and poor nations.
Subject LinkEnvironmentalism.
LinkEconomic development.
Subject LinkEconomic development.
Add.Author LinkMartínez Alier, Juan.

System Number 000681999
ISBN Link185383324X (hard cover)
Link9781853833243 (hard cover)
Link1853833290 (paperback)
Link9781853833298 (paperback)

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