TITLE

Environmental eviction

AUTHOR(S)
Douglas, David
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;9/11/96, Vol. 113 Issue 26, p839
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of environmental degradation in forcing people in towns all over the world to relocate to other living areas. Prediction of a rise in environmental refugees due to desertification and deforestation; Threat of a rise in sea level from global warming; People as both origin and victim of environmental degradation; Aid agencies' increased efforts to slow involuntary migration.
ACCESSION #
9610010643

 

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