Baptized in PCBs : race, pollution, and justice in an all-American town /
"In the mid-1990s, residents of Anniston, Alabama, began a legal fight against the agrochemical company Monsanto over the dumping of PCBs in the city's historically African American and white working-class west side. Simultaneously, Anniston environmentalists sought to safely eliminate che...
|Published:||Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, |
|Series:||New directions in southern studies.
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
- Introduction Toxic Knowledge
- 1. The Model City: A Romance of the New South
- 2. The War for Chemical Supremacy
- 3. Monsanto's Move "Down South"
- 4. A Technological High Command
- 5. War in a Time of Peace
- 6. The Nature of the Poison
- 7. The Death of Aroclors
- 8. Challenging the Green Dragon
- 9. Contaminated Bodies, Contaminated Soil
- 10. Witnessing the Explosion in Toxic Torts
- 11. Aftershocks
- Epilogue Remodeling the Model City
Descriptive content provided by Syndetics™, a Bowker service.