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The Resource The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright, (electronic resource)

The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright, (electronic resource)

Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities
Title
The wrong complexion for protection
Title remainder
how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bullard, Robert D.
Dewey number
363.34/808996073
LC call number
HV555.U6
LC item number
B846 2012
NLM call number
  • 2012 G-575
  • HV 555.U6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, Beverly
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Relief Work
  • African Americans
  • Prejudice
  • Social Conditions
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: anatomy of vulnerability -- Race, place, and the environment in a small southern town: a personal perspective from Robert D. Bullard -- Growing up in a city that care forgot, New Orleans: a personal perspective from Beverly Wright -- The legacy of bias: hurricanes, droughts, and floods -- Recovery and reconstruction in post-Katrina New Orleans: a time for healing and renewal -- The wrong complexion for protection: response to toxic contamination -- Nightmare on Eno Road: poisoned water and toxic racism in Dickson, Tennessee -- Living and dying on the fenceline: response to industrial accidents -- Separate and unequal treatment: response to health emergencies, human experiments, and bioterrorism threats -- Critical conditions: fixing a broken system
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000739896
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780814771938
Lccn
2012004485
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000739896
Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: anatomy of vulnerability -- Race, place, and the environment in a small southern town: a personal perspective from Robert D. Bullard -- Growing up in a city that care forgot, New Orleans: a personal perspective from Beverly Wright -- The legacy of bias: hurricanes, droughts, and floods -- Recovery and reconstruction in post-Katrina New Orleans: a time for healing and renewal -- The wrong complexion for protection: response to toxic contamination -- Nightmare on Eno Road: poisoned water and toxic racism in Dickson, Tennessee -- Living and dying on the fenceline: response to industrial accidents -- Separate and unequal treatment: response to health emergencies, human experiments, and bioterrorism threats -- Critical conditions: fixing a broken system
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000739896
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780814771938
Lccn
2012004485
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000739896

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