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eBook A History of Environmental Politics Since 1945 ePub

by Samuel P. Hays

  • ISBN: 0822941287
  • Category: Americas
  • Subcategory: History
  • Author: Samuel P. Hays
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press; 1 edition (October 19, 2000)
  • Pages: 272
  • ePub book: 1567 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1416 kb
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  • Rating: 4.3
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A History of Environmenta. has been added to your Cart. Hays provides an overview of environmental politics during the last half century, both its formative and its maturing years, that will be useful to those who are actively engaged in environmental affairs and those who wish to watch and assess it from the sidelines. His themes are both simple and diverse. His overall focus is on the emergence of an environmental culture which has engaged millions of Americans in varied ways of thought and action, on the one hand, and the intense opposition to that drive on the other.

Start by marking A History of Environmental Politics Since 1945 as Want to Read . A leading scholar of American environmental history, Samuel Pfrimmer Hays was Distinguished Service Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Pittsburgh.

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The book disappoints in other ways too. Hays' great strength in Gospel and Beauty is his magisterial mastery of historical case studies, studies . Hays' great strength in Gospel and Beauty is his magisterial mastery of historical case studies, studies that logically underpin and frame his analysis. This book lacks the detail of historical stories, and the bland conclusions and summaries do not work without their weight. Without the stories, we are left with opinion and surmise, and we are forced to take the author on trust.

A History of Environmental Politics since 1945. An overview of contemporary environmental affairs, from 1940s to the present with an emphasis on nature in an urbanized society, land developments, environmental technology, the structure of environmental politics, environmental opposition, and the results of environmental policy.

An overview of contemporary environmental affairs, from 1940s to the present-with an emphasis on nature in an urbanized society, land developments, environmental technology, the structure of environmental politics, environmental opposition, and the results of environmental policy.

Hays, Samuel . ix, 256 p. ; 24 c. Pittsburgh :; This electronic text. The electronic version of this book has been prepared by scanning TIFF 600 dpi bitonal images of the pages of the text. Original source: A history of environmental politics since 1945, Samuel P. Hays. Hays, Samuel . Pittsburgh :; This electronic text file was created by Optical Character Recognition (OCR).

Samuel Pfrimmer Hays (April 5, 1921 – November 22, 2017) was a pioneering environmental, social and political historian. Born in Corydon, Indiana and raised on a local dairy farm. He earned a graduates degree from Swarthmore College in 1948, and a P. at Harvard University.

Published by: University of Pittsburgh Press. Book Description: An overview of contemporary environmental affairs, from 1940s to the present-with an emphasis on nature in an urbanized society, land developments, environmental technology, the structure of environmental politics, environmental opposition, and the results of environmental policy. eISBN: 978-0-8229-7224-2.

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An overview of contemporary environmental affairs, from 1940s to the present—with an emphasis on nature in an urbanized society, land developments, environmental technology, the structure of environmental politics, environmental opposition, and the results of environmental policy.