Environmental Justice

Physicians for Social Responsibility, EnviroHealthAction

This site gives a brief of overview of the concept of environmental justice, and the fact that minority populations are often disproportionately affected by environmental pollution. There are also links to related educational and government organizations, as well as President Clinton's Executive Order on environmental justice.

Subject: Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Economics, Environmental Decision-Making, Environmental Ethics/Values, US National Policy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Special Interest: Ethics
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Ethics and Environmental Justice, Public Policy
Environmental Policy: Environmental Decision-Making , US National Policy, Environmental Economics, Environmental Ethics/Values