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Author Roberts, J. Timmons.
Title Trouble in paradise : globalization and environmental crises in Latin America / J. Timmons Roberts and Nikki Demetria Thanos ; with a foreword by David Helvarg.
Imprint New York : Routledge, [2003]

Subject Sustainable development -- Latin America.
Pollution -- Latin America.
Environmental degradation -- Latin America.
Environmental policy -- Latin America.
Latin America -- Environmental conditions.
Alt Name Thanos, Nikki Demetria.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 285 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-265) and index.
Contents Foreword: When the People Lead / David Helvarg -- The Scene, Its Problems and Roots -- Pollution Havens on the United States--Mexico Border? NAFTA, Free Trade, and the Environment -- Green Revolutions, Deforestation, and New Ideas -- Hazards of an Urban Continent -- Bio-Splendor, Devastation, and Competing Visions in the Amazon -- Indigenous Peoples, Development Megaprojects, and Internet Resistance -- Building a Global Civil Society: Living What We Know.
Summary First Published in 2003.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780203819760 (electronic bk.)
0203819764 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 856929521
Additional Format Print version: Roberts, J. Timmons. Trouble in paradise. New York : Routledge, ©2003 0415929792 (DLC) 2003011577 (OCoLC)52287873