TITLE

Risk Avoidance, Cultural Discrimination, and Environmental Justice for Indigenous Peoples

AUTHOR(S)
O'Neill, Catherine A.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Ecology Law Quarterly;2003, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues of risk avoidance, cultural discrimination and environmental justice for indigenous peoples. Definition of risk avoidance strategies; Distinction of the risk avoidance strategies from risk reduction strategies; Potential confusion between risk avoidance strategies and informational or educational strategies; Respects in which a regulatory approach that relies on risk avoidance might be perilous as a general matter.
ACCESSION #
9618975

 

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