Waste And Want

Author: Susan Strasser
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 1466872284
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Lively and colorful, Waste and Want recaptures a hidden part of our social history, vividly illustrating that what counts as trash depends on who's counting, and that what we throw away defines us as much as what we keep.

Waste And Abundance

Author: Susan Cahill
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 0299238237
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I would argue that this moral impulse reflects a recognition of want around them.
On average, and certainly in terms of access to technology and other consumer
goods, all but the poorest in the US are vastly better off than those in the ...

Gone Tomorrow

Author: Heather Rogers
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595585729
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49. A plethora of other large-scale, membership-based salvage and refuse
brokers set up shop in the first three decades of the twentieth century. See
Strasser, Waste and Want, p. 118. 6. “The WPB had authority to convert factories,
set quotas ...

A Crisis Of Waste

Author: Martin O'Brien
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135900280
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(Wylie, The Wastes of Civilization) Writing histories of waste is not a typical
undertaking. ... Melosi's (1983) Garbage in the Cities, Strasser's (1999) Waste
and Want, Miller's (2000) Fat of the Land — all, incidentally, American —
demonstrate ...

Garbage In Garbage Out

Author: Vivian E. Thomson
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813928710
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6. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “MSW Programs” and “Municipal Solid
Waste, 2007.” 7. “Seattle Makes Recycling Mandatory,” Recycling Today,
February 2004, 8. 8. Strasser, Waste and Want. 9. District of Columbia, Public
Report on ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The History Of Consumption

Author: Frank Trentmann
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199561214
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In sum, the ever increasing MSW stream was channelled rather directly from the
consumers' household receptacles into one of two industrial complexes, one
managing waste disposal, the other recycling. I need not rehearse here the
various ...

The Business Of Waste

Author: Raymond G. Stokes
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107027217
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Establishing (and Reestablishing) an Industry Waste Services in the United
Kingdom and Germany from the Late Nineteenth ... Yet, even the most
impoverished produce some household waste, and there was therefore an
urgent need to ...

Drosscape Wasting Land Urban America

Author: Alan Berger
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568987132
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-Susan Strasser, Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash Waste landscapes of
dwelling (LODs) refer to voids of land integrally designed into housing
developments, especially into walled or gated enclaves. These voids often have
singular ...

The Painted Hills

Author: Dennis Ellingson
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 1449759297
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"That is a fair deal, and based upon your fishing methods, I won't need your help,"
the preacher chided back. ... of waste and want for that which does not add and
nourish in the things that you do and the ways ofyour thoughts and meditations?

Want Waste Or War

Author: Philip Andrews-Speed
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317665856
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... formal labor markets and social safety nets of the wealthier societies. The
resulting. abiopoverty«. (Roberts, 2010) arises out of waste and overconsumption
by new and old populations of mass consumers, but this phenomenon also has
the ...