TITLE

Coming to the nuisance or going to the barrios? A longitudinal analysis of environmental justice claims

AUTHOR(S)
Gupta, Francis; Been, Vicki
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Ecology Law Quarterly;1997, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
7942652

 

Related Articles

  • Recent socio-economic changes in relation to environmental quality of the Pearl River delta. Wong, A. W. M.; Wong, M. H. // Regional Environmental Change;Mar2004, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p28 

    Due to the favorable weather, abundant water resources and fertile soil, the area has been known as the �homeland for crops and fish�. However, being one of the most developed regions in China, the environmental quality of the Pearl River delta has deteriorated due to recent...

  • The Distribution of Environmental Justice: A Comment. Cassidy, Elizabeth A.; Judge, Rebecca P.; Sommers, Paul M. // Social Science Quarterly (University of Texas Press);Sep2000, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p877 

    The article comments on the effects of socioeconomic and demographic characteristics on the environment in the United States. Early environmental justice studies suggested that low- income groups and nonwhites were exposed to disproportionately high levels of air pollution. John A. Hird and...

  • ECONOMIC VALUATION OF ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN NEW ZEALAND WINEGROWING REGIONS: TESTING FOR BENEFIT TRANSFER. Baskaran, Ramesh; Cullen, Ross; Colombo, Sergio // Review of Applied Economics;2010, Vol. 6 Issue 1/2, p61 

    Benefit transfer (BT) is a pragmatic way of estimating values by transferring values from existing valuation studies to a target area of interest. BT using choice modeling (CM) is a potentially cost-effective method for valuing differences in improvements in environmental quality. After taking...

  • The Sulu-Sulawesi Sea: Environmental and Socioeconomic Status, Future Prognosis and Ameliorative Policy Options. DeVantier, Lyndon; Alcala, Angel; Wilkinson, Clive // AMBIO - A Journal of the Human Environment;Feb2004, Vol. 33 Issue 1/2, p88 

    The Sulu-Sulawesi Sea, with neighboring Indonesian Seas and South China Sea, lies at the center of the world's tropical marine biodiversity. Encircled by 3 populous, developing nations, the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia, the Sea and its adjacent coastal and terrestrial ecosystems, supports...

  • Labor Migration from Mountainous Areas in the Central Asian Region: Good or Evil? Olimova, Saodat; Olimov, Muzaffar // Mountain Research & Development;May2007, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p104 

    Nowadays labor migration plays a very important role in the mountainous areas of countries such as Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Pakistan. The quality and direction of migration as well as its economic, social, and cultural impacts on the life of communities have changed, along with...

  • Latin America and the Debate over Environmental Protection and National Security. Mcab, Robert M.; Bailey, Kathleen S. // DISAM Journal of International Security Assistance Management;Winter2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p18 

    In this paper, we examine the national security issues resulting from environmental transformation and demographic change in Latin America. We note a lack of consensus in the literature as to what constitutes environmental change, security, and its corresponding impact on national security. If...

  • ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH QUALITY IN URBAN SLUMS OF CHANDIGARH: A CASE STUDY. Sarsoha, Ritu // Researchers World: Journal of Arts, Science & Commerce;Jan2014, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p14 

    According to World Summit 2002 health is an integral component of sustainable development. Due to overpopulation and lack of employment opportunities in villages and small towns , the rural youth tend to migrate to the big cities causing mushrooming of slums. These slums lack most of the basic...

  • Socioeconomic Impacts of Public Forest Policies on Heterogeneous Agricultural Households. Dhakal, Bhubaneswor; Bigsby, Hugh; Cullen, Ross // Environmental & Resource Economics;Sep2012, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p73 

    Nepal has a long history of returning public forests to local people as part of its community forestry programme. In principle the community forestry programme is designed to address both environmental quality and poverty alleviation. However, concern has been expressed that forest policies...

  • A study on the effect of social and economic development on the environment in Jiangsu. LI Zaijun; GUAN Weihua // Journal of Huazhong Normal University;Dec2013, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p852 

    Environmental problems are closely related with economic development. In the period from 1990 to 2011, the rapid economy growth in Jiangsu Province had resulted in severe environmental pollution and destruction, so the environmental quality is deteriorating. Therefore. in this paper, on the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics