Essays Tagged: "environmentalist"

Earth First!An organization with a social movement. What issues concern them? What are their goals/objectives? What means to achieve their goals?

cal crisis is capitalism. Capitalism is a cancer in the biosphere."Dave Foreman, a radical American environmentalist, developed the idea that the government agencies, as well moderate private organiza ... world from human depredations. Their motto is "No compromise in defense of mother Earth" and these environmentalists use a wide range of tactics to protect the wilderness ranging from grassroots orga ...

(2 pages) 158 1 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Between the Forest and Greed?

is forming, as the movement has taken the fight for the environment too far. Donella Meadows is an environmentalist who has yet to fully think about the issue she is arguing. In her piece 'Not Seeing ...

(4 pages) 64 0 2.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Influence of Green Groups on the Policy of the United States

y both sides. Also, a survey will be used to determine whether congressmen views are consistent withenvironmentalist views. It will also present whether policy change has taken place, and if these cha ... iecing Together Multicultural Community:Cultural Differences in Community Building among Grass-RootsEnvironmentalists. Social Problems Journal 42, 4: 513-534.Paehlke, Robert. 1993. Environment/Equity: ...

(8 pages) 230 0 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The History of the Forest and the Temagami Debate

tion in Ontario 8Political Activity 8Temagami 9Part Three: The Temagami Debate 11The Forester 11The Environmentalist 12Part Four: The Law of the Land 13Civil Disobedience 13Government Legislation / Wi ... as the Grey Owl. (CAN ENCYC) Also, Temagami is known for the controversy between industrialists and environmentalists over the wildlands it contains. In the course of the past century, loggers and min ...

(19 pages) 102 0 3.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Penguin Books LTD

ading to the world.During the last six years (1990-1996) Penguin Books Limited was faced with many 'environmentalist pressures,' with a continuous change inside the company, and competitors trying to ... ook agreement (NBA), which has restricted price competition since 1900. This took place due to the 'environmentalist pressures.' As Max N. Adam, a managing director of Penguin Books Limited , said: 'W ...

(5 pages) 67 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Genetically Modified Foods

GM food has come from the biotech industry itself! Dr. David Suzuki, a world-renowned scientist and environmentalist who studies genetics including biotechnology, says, "Any politician or scientist wh ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Genetically engineered foods and how they are being unjustly attacked. (Obviously pro-GE foods.)

"Friends of the Earth" (or rather, "Enemies of Humanity"), a leading environmentalist organization, proposes a moratorium on GE foods and makes its stand against busines ... t, than have them make a profit. They would rather have all of us starve than see any of us prosper.Environmentalists claim that GE foods are dangerous or potentially dangerous to consumers and to the ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Interest Group Research Assignment (Sierra Club)

e, business, and environmental interest groups. Amount the newest political interest groups are the environmentalist. A handful, such as the Audubon Society and the Sierra Club, has been around since ... constituted the Club's motives, means, and final object.All the members of the Sierra Club are pro-environmentalist. Also members of the Sierra Club tend to be democratic liberals. The Sierra Club as ...

(7 pages) 118 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Report on WTO

red. As Weinstein and Charnovitz (2001) suggests that although the WTO is often depicted to be anti-environmentalist, this reputation is largely undeserved and misunderstood. A careful look at the WTO ...

(2 pages) 85 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

David Suzuki and his use of media in environmental education

straining the planet and its resources to the max. Even during the early days of environmentalism, environmentalist such as Rachel Carson (author of Silent Spring, 1962) and John Clarke (mountaineer ... activities his is regarded as being a leader in the environmental field. There have been many great environmentalists each with their own niche. David Suzuki has used his profound ability to communica ...

(6 pages) 56 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

"Ozone Depletion...Give Me a Break!" This essay explains the myths and rumors about ozone depletions and CFC's. It has much information, but lacks sources. One of my better controversial papers.

se would be planes which would travel in the stratosphere, very close to the ozone layer. The first environmentalist complaints were actually of the noise factor. These large planes would be traveling ... ural causes, and that its depletion has yet to show that it causes any of the effects proposed by, "environmentalists."Bibliography- Begely, Sharon. "Is the Ozone Hole in Our Heads?" News Week October ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Bruce Barnbaum

ography teacher, Ansel Adams, his previous career, a mathematical physicist and also his zeal as an environmentalist.Ansel Adams was a keen landscape photographer and this enthusiasm seems to have bee ... completely devoted to black and white photography.Before Bruce became a photographer he was a keen environmentalist. This eagerness to protect the nature is evident in his photography. Many of his ph ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Teddy Roosevelt achievements. Why he should go into Great Americans Hall of Fame

in The Great Americans Hall of Fame. Roosevelt should be inducted because he was such a productive environmentalist, he helped manage big, overpowering businesses, and he helped protect consumers.Ted ... g, overpowering businesses, and he helped protect consumers.Teddy Roosevelt was an extremely strong environmentalist. He had watched and loved nature since he was a young boy. Once Teddy was president ...

(3 pages) 43 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Is Steve Irwin a Responsible Parent?

On January the second 2004 Steve Irwin carried out an act that was in his best judgement as an environmentalist, conservationist, Australian icon and passionate family man. Now it has everyone fr ...

(3 pages) 26 1 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

U.S. Fisheries and the environment: an alternative view

s surrounding the sustainability of current fisheries cannot only be viewed through the lens of the environmentalist. While science clearly indicates that modifications to current commercial fishing p ...

(5 pages) 73 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Rush Limbaugh -logic and commonly used fallacies

his study. In the first segment of Rush's speech he refers to the NCEA as "environmentalist wackos" which is a common fallacy made throughout his statement. This is referred t ... reotypes. The NCEA may have done a study relating to the environment but that doesn't mean they are environmentalists. When Rush refers to the NCEA as "wackos", this is attacking personal character th ...

(3 pages) 39 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

I Heart Huckabees

I Heart HuckabeesIn David O. Russell's I Heart Huckabees, a twenty-something environmentalist, Albert (Jason Schwartzman), is plagued by a series of a coincidences involving a v ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

This a cause and effect essay on Global Warming.

obal warming. This issue, once discounted and ridiculed as the wild imaginings of over enthusiastic environmentalists and "tree lovers," is now being taken seriously by scientists, politicians, busine ... overs," is now being taken seriously by scientists, politicians, business leaders, and the American environmentalist community. Environmental scientists have been trying to warn these groups that our ...

(5 pages) 376 0 4.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Endangered Spotted Owl

o as a threatened species under the U.S. Endangered Species Act, leading to a fiery dispute between environmentalists and loggers. In 1993, the administration of president President Bill Clinton scale ... e in the spotted owl population has slowed considerably since, to an estimated 4% per year.From the environmentalist prospective, the benefits of preserving the northern spotted owl and its habitat fa ...

(1 pages) 25 0 1.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

My Inspiration

personality. She treated everyone with kindness and respect, she was a peacekeeper, and she was an environmentalist. Ms. Garrison was always open to new ideas, she was never afraid to speak her mind, ...

(1 pages) 535 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers