Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Toward Environmental Justice Research, Education, and Health Policy Needs

by Committee on Environmental Justice

  • ISBN: 9780309064071
  • ISBN10: 0309064074

Toward Environmental Justice Research, Education, and Health Policy Needs

by Committee on Environmental Justice

  • List Price: $37.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Natl Academy Pr
  • Publish date: 04/01/1999
  • ISBN: 9780309064071
  • ISBN10: 0309064074
used Add to Cart $5.59
You save: 85%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $30.63
You save: 19%
Marketplace Item
Description: Driven by community-based organizations and supported by a growing body of literature, the environmental justice movement contends that poor and minority populations are burdened with more than their share of toxic waste, pesticide runoff, and other hazardous byproducts of our modern economic life. Is environmental degradation worse in poor and minority communities? Do these communities suffer more adverse health effects as a result? The committee addresses these questions and explores how current fragmentation in health policy could be replaced with greater coordination among federal, state, and local parties. The book is highlighted with case studies from five locations where the committee traveled to hear citizen and researcher testimony. It offers detailed examinations in these areas: Identifying environmental hazards and assessing risk for populations of varying ethnic, social, and economic backgrounds, and the need for methodologies that uniquely suit the populations at risk. Identifying basic, clinical, and occupational research needs and meeting challenges to research on minorities. Expanding environmental education from an ecological focus to a public health focus for all levels of health professionals. Legal and ethical aspects of environmental health issues. The book makes recommendations to decisionmakers in the areas of public health, research, and education of health professionals and outlines health policy considerations.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: WonderBook
Location: Frederick, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Like New
Like New condition.
Price:
$5.59
Comments:
Like New condition.
Seller: WonderBook
Location: Frederick, MD Ask seller a question
Condition: Very Good
Very Good condition.
Price:
$5.59
Comments:
Very Good condition.
Seller: Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB
Location: Frederick, MD
Condition: Like New
Like New condition.
Price:
$8.98
Comments:
Like New condition.
Seller: Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB
Location: Frederick, MD
Condition: Very Good
Very Good condition.
Price:
$8.98
Comments:
Very Good condition.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$11.54
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$27.22
Comments:
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$30.63
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Firecreek Books
Location: Germantown, TN
Condition: Good
Price:
$31.93
Comments:
Seller: Lyric Vibes
Location: Geneva, IL
Condition: New
0309064074 New Condition *** Right Off the Shelf | Ships within 2 Business Days ~~~ Customer Service Is Our Top Priority! -Thank you for LOOKING: -)
Price:
$67.50
Comments:
0309064074 New Condition *** Right Off the Shelf | Ships within 2 Business Days ~~~ Customer Service Is Our Top Priority! -Thank you for LOOKING: -)
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).