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Gibbs, Lois Marie

Overview
Works: 51 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 3,642 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Commentator
Classifications: TD181.N72, 363.73840974798
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lois Marie Gibbs
Love Canal and the birth of the environmental health movement by Lois Marie Gibbs ( )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love Canal : my story by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dying from dioxin : a citizen's guide to reclaiming our health and rebuilding democracy by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Century America's time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 47 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 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 37 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 17 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
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
Dying from dioxin : a citizen's guide to rebuilding our health and reclaiming democracy by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rabu kyanaru : Sanpai shobunjō atochi ni sunde by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love Canal : the story continues ... by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Achieving the impossible : stories of courage, caring, & community by Lois Marie Gibbs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 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
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
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
Waste ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 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."
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
The delicate balance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 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
Nijūisseiki eno kusanone daiokishin senryaku ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
 
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Alternative Names
Gibbs, Lois
Gibbs, Lois M.
ギブス, ロイス・マリー
Languages
English (71)
Japanese (6)
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