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The Resource Silent spring at 50 : the false crises of Rachel Carson, edited by Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, and Andrew Morriss

Silent spring at 50 : the false crises of Rachel Carson, edited by Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, and Andrew Morriss

Label
Silent spring at 50 : the false crises of Rachel Carson
Title
Silent spring at 50
Title remainder
the false crises of Rachel Carson
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, and Andrew Morriss
Title variation
Silent spring at fifty
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.738/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH545.P4
LC item number
C386 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meiners, Roger E
  • Desrochers, Pierre
  • Morriss, Andrew P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides
  • Pesticides and wildlife
  • Insect pests
Target audience
adult
Label
Silent spring at 50 : the false crises of Rachel Carson, edited by Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, and Andrew Morriss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Silent spring at 50 -- The lady who started all this -- The intellectual groundwaters of Silent spring : rethinking Rachel Carson's place in the history of American environmental thought -- Silent spring as secular religion -- The selective silence of Silent spring : birds, pesticides, and alternatives to pesticides -- Rachel Carson's health scare -- The balance of nature and "the other road" : ecological paradigms and the management legacy of Silent spring -- Did Rachel Carson understand the importance of DDT in global public health programs? -- Agricultural revolutions and agency wars : how the 1950s laid the groundwork for Silent spring -- The false promise of federalization -- The precautionary principle : Silent spring's toxic legacy -- Risk over-simplified : the enduring and unfortunate legacy of Silent spring
Control code
20064682
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 364 pages
Isbn
9781937184995
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012026669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn776501743
  • (OCoLC)776501743
Label
Silent spring at 50 : the false crises of Rachel Carson, edited by Roger Meiners, Pierre Desrochers, and Andrew Morriss
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Silent spring at 50 -- The lady who started all this -- The intellectual groundwaters of Silent spring : rethinking Rachel Carson's place in the history of American environmental thought -- Silent spring as secular religion -- The selective silence of Silent spring : birds, pesticides, and alternatives to pesticides -- Rachel Carson's health scare -- The balance of nature and "the other road" : ecological paradigms and the management legacy of Silent spring -- Did Rachel Carson understand the importance of DDT in global public health programs? -- Agricultural revolutions and agency wars : how the 1950s laid the groundwork for Silent spring -- The false promise of federalization -- The precautionary principle : Silent spring's toxic legacy -- Risk over-simplified : the enduring and unfortunate legacy of Silent spring
Control code
20064682
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 364 pages
Isbn
9781937184995
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012026669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn776501743
  • (OCoLC)776501743

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