Volatile Places

Volatile Places
Publisher SAGE Publications
Release Date
Category Social Science
Total Pages 256
ISBN 9781452222868
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Volatile Places: A Sociology of Communities and Environmental Controversies is a thoughtful guide to the spirited public controversies that inevitably occur when environments and human communities collide. The movie "An Inconvenient Truth" based on the environmental activism of Al Gore and the devastation of Hurricane Katrina are specifically highlighted. Authors Valerie Gunter and Steve Kroll-Smith begin with a simple observation and offer a provocative case study approach to the investigation of community and environmental controversies.

Volatile Places
  • Author : Valerie Gunter,Steve Kroll-Smith
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2006-11-22

Volatile Places: A Sociology of Communities and Environmental Controversies is a thoughtful guide to the spirited public controversies that inevitably occur when environments and human communities collide. The movie "An Inconvenient Truth" based on the environmental activism of Al Gore and the devastation of Hurricane Katrina are specifically highlighted. Authors

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Volatile Places
  • Author : Valerie Gunter,Steve Kroll-Smith
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006-11-22

Volatile Places: A Sociology of Communities and Environmental Controversies is a thoughtful guide to the spirited public controversies that inevitably occur when environments and human communities collide. The movie "An Inconvenient Truth" based on the environmental activism of Al Gore and the devastation of Hurricane Katrina are specifically highlighted. Authors

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Volatile Places
  • Author : Valerie Jan Gunter
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

A guide to spirited public controversies that inevitably occur when environments and human communities collide. It talks about the movie "An Inconvenient Truth" based on the environmental activism of Al Gore, and the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. It offers a case study approach to the investigation of community and environmental

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Volatile Places   Risk Balance and Security
  • Author : Valerie J. Gunter,Erin Gibbs Van Brunschot
  • Publisher : Pine Forge Press
  • Release Date : 2009-12-15

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Machik s Complete Explanation
  • Author : Sarah Harding
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-05-14

Fear, anger, and negativity are states that each of us have to contend with. Machik's Complete Explanation, the most famous book of the teachings of Machik Lapdrön, the great female saint and yogini of eleventh- to twelfth-century Tibet, addresses these issues in a practical, direct way. Machik developed a

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The Volatile Oils
  • Author : Eduard Gildemeister,Friedrich Hoffmann
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1900

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Get a Job
  • Author : Robert D. Crutchfield
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-02

Are the unemployed more likely to commit crimes? Does having a job make one less likely to commit a crime? Criminologists have found that individuals who are marginalized from the labor market are more likely to commit crimes, and communities with more members who are marginal to the labor market

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Volatile Organic Compounds in Industrial  Urban  and Suburban Areas
  • Author : Chunrong Jia
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

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Routledge Handbook of Peacebuilding
  • Author : Roger Mac Ginty
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-15

This new Routledge Handbook offers a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of the meanings and uses of the term ‘peacebuilding’, and presents cutting-edge debates on the practices conducted in the name of peacebuilding. The term ‘peacebuilding’ has had remarkable staying power. Other terms, such as ‘conflict resolution’ have waned in popularity, while

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The C Student s Guide to Success
  • Author : Ron Bliwas
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-04-19

A very practical, step-by-step guide to career success for those who lack top grades or family connections. Some people graduate from college, and employers covet them: They are the best and the brightest, with stellar grades and great connections, able to land their dream jobs with major corporations right after

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Accommodating Difference
  • Author : David Clapham
  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-11

This important book explores the impact of different forms of policy and practice on the lives of vulnerable people, arguing for a flexible policy approach that places people in control of their own lives and creates housing options that effectively improve the well-being of those who live in them.

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A Practical Treatise on the Fabrication of Volatile and Fat Varnishes  Lacquers  Siccatives  and Sealing waxes
  • Author : Erwin Andres
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1882

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The Volatile Amazon
  • Author : Sandy James
  • Publisher : James Gang Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-07-27

Sarita Neeraj has never felt like a real Amazon. Compared to the obvious strengths of her sisters, her Water powers seem as small as her stature. She’s determined to prove herself—unfortunately, all that gets her is captured by an enemy. Ian serves a twisted goddess, preferring this to

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Methods of Extracting Volatile Oils from Plant Material and the Production of Such Oils in the United States
  • Author : Arthur Frederick Sievers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1952

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Wars  Guns  and Votes
  • Author : Paul Collier
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-06

“Collier has made a substantial contribution to current discussions. His evidence-based approach is a worthwhile corrective to the assumptions about democracy that too often tend to dominate when Western policy makers talk about the bottom billion.” —The New York Times Book Review “Before President Obama makes a move he would

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