Handbook of environmental sociology

This comprehensive overview of the first quarter-century of American environmental sociology introduces readers to the research and theoretical perspectives in this "new" field of study. Formally established in 1976 with the formation of the American Sociological Association's Section...

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Main Author: Dunlap, Riley E.
Corporate Author: Credo Reference (Firm)
Other Authors: Michelson, William
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Westport, Conn. Greenwood Press 2012
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Collection: Credo Reference - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This comprehensive overview of the first quarter-century of American environmental sociology introduces readers to the research and theoretical perspectives in this "new" field of study. Formally established in 1976 with the formation of the American Sociological Association's Section on Environmental Sociology, the field emerged in response to widespread societal recognition of the significance of environmental problems in the 1970s and has flourished ever since. Focusing on both built and natural environments, this volume provides overviews of key topics in both branches of the field, summarizing and synthesizing existing research in each area
Item Description:Mode of access: World Wide Web
Physical Description:1 online resource (20 entries) 5 images, digital files
ISBN:0313268088
9781849722452
9780313268083