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Environment, energy, and Black Americans

by John M. Ostheimer

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- United States -- Public opinion,
    • Energy policy -- United States -- Public opinion,
    • Public opinion -- United States,
    • African Americans -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 33-35.

      StatementJohn M. Ostheimer, Leonard G. Ritt.
      SeriesSage research papers in the social sciences ; ser. no. 90-025 : Human ecology, Sage research papers in the social sciences : Human ecology.
      ContributionsRitt, Leonard G. 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.E5 O8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5189106M
      ISBN 100803905459
      LC Control Number75009049
      OCLC/WorldCa2408478

      Books shelved as energy-and-environment: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World by Daniel Yergin, Energy and Civilization: A H. American Journal of Environment, Energy and Power Research is peer reviewed, online an open journal. It serves as an American Journal of Environment, Energy and Power Research forum of scholarly / researcher / academician research related to Environment, Energy and Power Research.

      Oct 25,  · A catastrophic, prolonged failure of the electrical grid—the sort of event whose effects are depicted in National Geographic Channel’s upcoming American . Jan 08,  · While poverty and discrimination kept many African Americans from owning cars, a new black middle class rose up in the 's, 's and 's, .

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