Environmental Advocacy & Activism
Gender, Race, Sexuality, and the Politics of the Natural
In this thoughtful and highly readable book, Noël Sturgeon illustrates the myriad and insidious ways in which American popular culture depicts social inequities as “natural” and how our images of “nature” interfere with creating solutions to environmental problems that are just and fair for all.
This book gets to the heart of mining resource conflicts in examining why indigenous communities support mining development on their lands in some cases but not in others.
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