Situated in a large spectrum of present examine and perform, from analyses of eco-friendly ideology and imagery, enviromental legislation and coverage, and native enviromental activism within the West to ethnographic experiences of relationships among people and their enviroments in hunter/gatherer societies, Enviromentalism: The View from Anthropology bargains an unique viewpoint on what's most likely the best-known factor of the past due 20th century.
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