The Resource The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright

The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright

Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities
Title
The wrong complexion for protection
Title remainder
how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bullard, Robert D.
Index
index present
LC call number
HV555.U6
LC item number
B846 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 G-575
  • HV 555.U6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, Beverly
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disaster relief
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Racism in public welfare
  • Racism in social services
  • Racism
  • Disasters
  • African Americans
  • Prejudice
  • Relief Work
  • Social Conditions
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Disaster relief
  • Racism
  • Racism in public welfare
  • Racism in social services
  • United States
Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: anatomy of vulnerability -- Race, place, and the environment in a small southern town: a personal perspective from Robert D. Bullard -- Growing up in a city that care forgot, New Orleans: a personal perspective from Beverly Wright -- The legacy of bias: hurricanes, droughts, and floods -- Recovery and reconstruction in post-Katrina New Orleans: a time for healing and renewal -- The wrong complexion for protection: response to toxic contamination -- Nightmare on Eno Road: poisoned water and toxic racism in Dickson, Tennessee -- Living and dying on the fenceline: response to industrial accidents -- Separate and unequal treatment: response to health emergencies, human experiments, and bioterrorism threats -- Critical conditions: fixing a broken system
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780814771938
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2012004485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775329538
  • (OCoLC)ocn775329538
Label
The wrong complexion for protection : how the government response to disaster endangers African American communities, Robert D. Bullard and Beverly Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: anatomy of vulnerability -- Race, place, and the environment in a small southern town: a personal perspective from Robert D. Bullard -- Growing up in a city that care forgot, New Orleans: a personal perspective from Beverly Wright -- The legacy of bias: hurricanes, droughts, and floods -- Recovery and reconstruction in post-Katrina New Orleans: a time for healing and renewal -- The wrong complexion for protection: response to toxic contamination -- Nightmare on Eno Road: poisoned water and toxic racism in Dickson, Tennessee -- Living and dying on the fenceline: response to industrial accidents -- Separate and unequal treatment: response to health emergencies, human experiments, and bioterrorism threats -- Critical conditions: fixing a broken system
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780814771938
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2012004485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775329538
  • (OCoLC)ocn775329538

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