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FDR and the Environment.

By: Woolner, David B.
Contributor(s): Henderson, Henry L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2009Description: 1 online resource (281 p.).ISBN: 9780230100671.Subject(s): Conservation of natural resources - United States - History - 20th century | New Deal, 1933-1939 | Roosevelt, Franklin D | United States - Politics and government - 1933-1945Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: FDR and the EnvironmentDDC classification: 973.917092 LOC classification: E807 .F335 2005Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; Part 1 FDR as Environmentalist; 1 Grassroots Democracy: FDR and the Land; 2 The Complex Environmentalist: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Ethos of New Deal Conservation; 3 "A Conflux of Desire and Need": Trees, Boy Scouts, and the Roots of Franklin Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps; Part 2 Conservation: Wilderness, Agriculture, and the Human Community; 4 New Deal Conservation: A View from the Wilderness; 5 FDR, Hoover, and the New Rural Conservation, 1920-1932; Part 3 Law, Policy, and Planning
6 Rediscovering the New Deal's Environmental Legacy7 FDR's Expansion of Our National Patrimony: A Model for Leadership; 8 Referendum on Planning: Imaging River Conservation in the 1938 TVA Hearings; 9 "FDR and Environmental Leadership"; Part 4 A Usable Past; 10 Recovering FDR's Environmental Legacy; 11 A New Deal for Nature-And Nature's People; Notes on Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
Summary: FDR and the Environment examines the largely unexplored topic of FDR's environmental legacy.
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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; Part 1 FDR as Environmentalist; 1 Grassroots Democracy: FDR and the Land; 2 The Complex Environmentalist: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Ethos of New Deal Conservation; 3 "A Conflux of Desire and Need": Trees, Boy Scouts, and the Roots of Franklin Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps; Part 2 Conservation: Wilderness, Agriculture, and the Human Community; 4 New Deal Conservation: A View from the Wilderness; 5 FDR, Hoover, and the New Rural Conservation, 1920-1932; Part 3 Law, Policy, and Planning

6 Rediscovering the New Deal's Environmental Legacy7 FDR's Expansion of Our National Patrimony: A Model for Leadership; 8 Referendum on Planning: Imaging River Conservation in the 1938 TVA Hearings; 9 "FDR and Environmental Leadership"; Part 4 A Usable Past; 10 Recovering FDR's Environmental Legacy; 11 A New Deal for Nature-And Nature's People; Notes on Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y

FDR and the Environment examines the largely unexplored topic of FDR's environmental legacy.

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DAVID WOOLNER is Assistant Professor of History and Political Science at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York, USA, and Executive Director of the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute. HENRY L. HENDERSON is President of Policy Solutions Ltd., an environmental consulting firm based in Chicago, USA, and is Senior Lecturer in Environmental Studies at the University of Chicago.<br>

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