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Toward Environmental Justice: Research, Education, and Health Policy Needs
This online book uses five case studies to investigate whether environmental degradation is worse in poor and minority communities, and if these communities suffer more adverse health effects as a result. The book makes recommendations to decisionmakers in the areas of public health, research, and education of health professionals, and outlines health policy considerations. It is available online for free, may be printed from the site, or may be ordered as a hard copy from the site.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Book
  • Environmental science
  • Policy issues
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2003, National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-556
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Geology and Human Health'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: National Academies Press