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Environmental Justice: Intro

Research guide for ENVS 306, and environmental justice topics.

What is Environmental Justice?

Protestors marching with a sign that says National Black Environmental Justice NetworkIn his Introduction to Environmental Justice, Jason Byrne has this definition:

Environmental justice is both a social movement and a research subject. Broadly defined, environmental justice means that all people—irrespective of race, ethnicity, class, gender, and physical ability—have the right to live in clean, healthy, and safe environments; to have equal access to safe and healthy workplaces, schools, and recreation areas; and to have access to safe and nutritious food and clean water.

Principles of Environmental Justice

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