environmentalism

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the philosophical doctrine that environment is more important than heredity in determining intellectual growth

the activity of protecting the environment from pollution or destruction

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On the other hand, although true participatory democracy has not been realized via the Internet, China's contemporary online environmental activism does indicate a promising prospective of the Internet's potential for participatory democracy.
Of interest to both academics and activists, MacGregor provides hard evidence to support her theory of feminist ecological citizenship, and to counter the traditional explanations of mothering/care as primary or sole motivations for women's environmental activism.
The most sustained and forceful attempt to expand the scope of environmental activism in Lebanon has not emanated from civil society at all but from a rival but disadvantaged patron-client network of the Druze community under the leadership of Walid Jumblatt.
Montiel and Cabrera have been nominated for the prestigious Goldman prize for environmental activism.
Meredith Burgmann and Verity Burgmann, Green Bans, Red Union: Environmental activism and the New South Wales Builders Labourers' Federation, Sydney, University of NSW Press, 1998.
It opens up a new chapter in environmental activism.
Practicing physicians who also practice environmental activism are the focus of the May issue of The Internist: Health Policy in Practice, the magazine of the American Society of Internal Medicine (ASIM).
Agreeing with the prediction of increased environmental activism are Bob Berzok, ABC, Wilma Mathews, ABC and Sharon Paul, ABC.
Celebrating its 100th Anniversary this year, Yanmar continues its legacy of innovation and environmental activism, resulting in products and services of exceptional quality.
Marcario serves on the board of trustees for Naropa University (a Buddhist liberal arts college in Boulder, Colorado) and her environmental activism also includes preservation-focused work with organizations like the Joshua Tree National Park Association and the Mojave Desert Land Trust.
In this anthology accessible to more advanced students and other readers, Lester (journalism, media, and communication, University of Tasmania) and Hutchins (media studies, Monash University, Australia) gather work on the use of media in environmental activism.
But making environmental activism and climate policy seem exciting that's a tougher sell.
Environmental activism has always been in the scene because of the ongoing environment threatening activities done by man.
His human rights and environmental activism seem to have flown out the window," the Daily Express quoted Murray as having said.
With an impressive array of panels and speakers, this week's 28th annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference at the University of Oregon will cover topics ranging from fighting coal power plants to promoting grass-roots environmental activism.
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