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The Resource Rooted in the earth : reclaiming the African American environmental heritage, Dianne D. Glave

Rooted in the earth : reclaiming the African American environmental heritage, Dianne D. Glave

Label
Rooted in the earth : reclaiming the African American environmental heritage
Title
Rooted in the earth
Title remainder
reclaiming the African American environmental heritage
Statement of responsibility
Dianne D. Glave
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glave, Dianne D
Dewey number
305.896/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.G54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Human beings
  • Environmentalism
  • Environmental justice
Label
Rooted in the earth : reclaiming the African American environmental heritage, Dianne D. Glave
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: people and currents -- The Atlantic Ocean: currents of life and death -- Topography: navigating the southern landscape -- Religion: shouting in the woods -- Resistance: rebellion, sustenance, and escape in the wilderness -- Preservation: blending the practical and the purist -- Conservation: an African legacy of working the land -- Children: dreaming and danger in woods and fields -- Nature study: observing, classifying, and utilizing the natural world -- Women and gardening: a patch of her own -- Environmental justice: free to breathe -- Conclusion: heritage and the future
Control code
ocn491960540
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 178 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781556527661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010008130
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)491960540
Label
Rooted in the earth : reclaiming the African American environmental heritage, Dianne D. Glave
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: people and currents -- The Atlantic Ocean: currents of life and death -- Topography: navigating the southern landscape -- Religion: shouting in the woods -- Resistance: rebellion, sustenance, and escape in the wilderness -- Preservation: blending the practical and the purist -- Conservation: an African legacy of working the land -- Children: dreaming and danger in woods and fields -- Nature study: observing, classifying, and utilizing the natural world -- Women and gardening: a patch of her own -- Environmental justice: free to breathe -- Conclusion: heritage and the future
Control code
ocn491960540
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 178 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781556527661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010008130
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)491960540

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