Confronting Environmental Racism: Voices from the Grassroots

Synopsis

The connection between racism and environmental quality is increasingly visible. People of color in urban and rural areas are the most likely victims of industrial dumping, toxic landfills, uranium mining, and dangerous waste incinerators. This groundbreaking anthology grows out of the National People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit and brings together leading scholars, environmental leaders, and social justice activists of the emerging environmental justice movement.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Robert D. Bullard
  • Charles Lee
  • Dorceta E. Taylor
  • Cynthia Hamilton
  • Janet Phoenix
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boston
Publication year:
  • 1993