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Unhealthy Places

The Ecology of Risk in the Urban Landscape

By Kevin Fitzpatrick, Mark LaGory

Routledge – 2000 – 288 pages

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    978-0-415-92372-9
    February 23rd 2000
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    978-0-415-92371-2
    February 27th 2000

Description

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

"A must read for anyone concerned with environmental justice, poverty, urban decay, and the aging of our society." -- Hal Rothman, Professor of History, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

"his book makes an important contribution to the field of environmental justice - a field that is undertheorized." -- Contemporary Sociology, May 2001

Author Bio

Kevin Fitzpatrick is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Alabama. Mark LaGory is Professor of Sociology and Urban Affairs at the University of Alabama. His previous books include The Environment for Aging: Interpersonal, Social, and Spatial Contexts (1988) and Remaking the City (1983).

Name: Unhealthy Places: The Ecology of Risk in the Urban Landscape (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Kevin Fitzpatrick, Mark LaGory. First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Categories: Sociology & Social Policy