Black Faces White Spaces

Author: Carolyn Finney
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469614480
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Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors

Black Faces White Spaces

Author: Carolyn Finney
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469614499
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Looking toward the future, she also highlights the work of African Americans who are opening doors to greater participation in environmental and conservation concerns.

Rooted In The Earth

Author: Dianne D. Glave
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 156976753X
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On one hand, the book shows, nature and violence are connected in black memory, especially in disturbing images such as slave ships on the ocean, exhaustion in the fields, dogs in the woods, and dead bodies hanging from trees.

Black Nature

Author: Camille T. Dungy
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820332771
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This is particularly true when the definition of what constitutes nature writing is limited to work about the pastoral or the wild.

Clean And White

Author: Carl A. Zimring
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 147985803X
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This book tells the history of the corrosive idea that whites are clean and those who are not white are dirty.

African American Environmental Thought

Author: Kimberly K. Smith
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Examines the works of Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, W. E. B. Du Bois, and several other canonical figures, to uncover a rich and vital tradition of black environmental thought from the abolition movement through the Harlem ...

Packing Them In

Author: Sylvia Hood Washington
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739158600
Size: 59.66 MB
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This important new book by Sylvia Washington adds a vital new dimension to our understanding of environmental history in the United States.

Nature Next Door

Author: Ellen Stroud
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295804459
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Nature Next Door argues that the growth of cities, the construction of parks, the transformation of farming, the boom in tourism, and changes in the timber industry have together brought about a return of northeastern forests.

Environmentalism And Economic Justice

Author: Laura Pulido
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816516056
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Environmentalism and Economic Justice is one of the first books devoted to Chicano environmental issues and is a study of U.S. environmentalism in transition as seen through the contributions of people of color.