Black Faces White Spaces

Author: Carolyn Finney
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469614480
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Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors

Black Faces White Spaces

Author: Carolyn Finney
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469614499
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Looking toward the future, she also highlights the work of African Americans who are opening doors to greater participation in environmental and conservation concerns.

Black Nature

Author: Camille T. Dungy
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820332771
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This is particularly true when the definition of what constitutes nature writing is limited to work about the pastoral or the wild.

Rooted In The Earth

Author: Dianne D. Glave
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 156976753X
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On one hand, the book shows, nature and violence are connected in black memory, especially in disturbing images such as slave ships on the ocean, exhaustion in the fields, dogs in the woods, and dead bodies hanging from trees.

African American Environmental Thought

Author: Kimberly K. Smith
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Examines the works of Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, W. E. B. Du Bois, and several other canonical figures, to uncover a rich and vital tradition of black environmental thought from the abolition movement through the Harlem ...

Imposing Wilderness

Author: Roderick P. Neumann
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520211780
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The book focuses on the symbolic importance of natural landscapes among various social groups in this setting, and how it relates to conflicts between peasant communities and the state.

Black On Earth

Author: Kimberly N. Ruffin
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820328561
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In Black on Earth, Kimberly Ruffin expands the reach of ecocriticism by analyzing the ecological experiences, conceptions, and desires seen in African American writing.

To Love The Wind And The Rain

Author: Dianne D. Glave
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 9780822958994
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An analysis of the relationship between African Americans and the environment focuses on three major themes: African Americans in the rural environment, African Americans in the urban and suburban environments, and African Americans and the ...

Hunters And Bureaucrats

Author: Paul Nadasdy
Publisher: UBC Press
ISBN: 9780774809849
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This book challenges this conventional wisdom that land claims andco-management -- two of the most visible and celebrated elements ofthis restructuring the relationship between Aboriginal peoples and theCanadian state -- will help reverse ...

Black White And Green

Author: Alison Hope Alkon
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820344753
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Black, White, and Green is one of the first books to carefully theorize the green economy, to examine the racial dynamics of food politics, and to approach issues of food access from an environmental-justice perspective.