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Gibbs, Lois Marie

Overview
Works: 54 works in 98 publications in 2 languages and 3,815 library holdings
Genres: History  Environmental films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Handbooks and manuals  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Commentator
Classifications: TD181.N72, 363.728
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lois Marie Gibbs
Love Canal : my story by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dying from dioxin : a citizen's guide to reclaiming our health and rebuilding democracy by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love Canal : and the birth of the environmental health movement by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Century America's time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women's and civil rights movements, begun decades earlier and as controversial as ever, continued to evolve during the nation's Bicentennial period. This program focuses on the changing momentum of these movements while also looking at the developing environmental movement spurred by the Love Canal disaster, the developing political power of Christians and gays, the controversies that arose over affirmative action and busing, the Iran Hostage Crisis and the development of OPEC
May 19, 1980, the poisoned dream( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video, three activists, Lois Gibbs, Barbara Quimby and Patti Grenzy, and research scientist Dr. Beverly Paigen, discuss their four-year political battle to have their community evacuated
Environmental testing?? by Stephen U Lester( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2006 Bioneers conference Plenary DVD set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videorecording of presentations from the national Bioneers 2006 conference. Bioneers is a nonprofit organization that promotes practical environmental solutions and innovative social strategies for restoring the earth and communities. More information can be found at www.bioneers.org
Starting over( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women's and civil rights movements, begun decades earlier and as controversial as ever, continued to evolve during the nation's Bicentennial period. This program focuses on the changing momentum of these movements while also looking at the developing environmental movement spurred by the Love Canal disaster, the developing political power of Christians and gays, the controversies that arose over affirmative action and busing, the Iran Hostage Crisis and the development of OPEC
Love Canal : the story continues ... by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The neighborhood toolbox I : strategies for making neighborhoods work( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Achieving the impossible : stories of courage, caring, & community by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories about ordinary people creating extraordinary change in their communities. Celebrates people's willingness to engage in our democratic system of government and demonstrates people's courage, hope and acts of kindness
The delicate balance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Delicate Balance - Part II continues the opening lesson by looking at the role of population and the challenge of merging environmental and economic sustainability; the episode also introduces such issues as consumption, waste, deforestation, species loss and global climate change
Rabu kyanaru : Sanpai shobunjō atochi ni sunde by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waste( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waste - Part I, demonstrates how the world's largest landfill in New York City copes with 13,000 tons of solid waste each day, introduces the concept of materials recycling, and explores the challenges presented by military-generated (WIPPS) nuclear waste. Underlying the discussions are the concepts of environmental justice and "NIMBY-ism."
Experts: a user's guide : where to find them, how to get them, how to pay for them by Will Collette( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leadership handbook on hazardous waste : organization, foundation of our future by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not in our backyards! : community action for health and the environment by Nicholas Freudenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fierce green fire : the battle for a living planet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning 50 years of grassroots and global activism, this Sundance documentary brings to light the vital stories of the environmental movement where people fought ? and succeeded ? against enormous odds. From halting dams in the Grand Canyon to fighting toxic waste at Love Canal; from Greenpeace to Chico Mendes; from climate change to the promise of transforming our civilization, A Fierce Green Fire is "nothing less than the history of environmentalism itself."
What you don't know( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the time of conception, human development and health are affected by the environment in which a person lives. Population growth, urbanization and industrialization, modern agricultural methods and energy sources have each had a part in polluting the environment and affecting the quality of human life. This program focuses on health hazards in the environment with particular attention on the health consequences of air pollution and contaminated water. It also looks at environmental hazards in the workplace and home, and the benefits and costs of "curing" the ills that exist
Centers for Disease Control : cover-up, deceit and confusion : how science and epidemiology gets side-tracked by politics by Lois Marie Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dying from dioxin : a citizen's guide to reclaiming our health and rebuilding democracy
Alternative Names
Gibbs, Lois

Gibbs, Lois M.

ギブス, ロイス・マリー

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