Influencing environmental policy in rural communities: The environmental opposition at work

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Environmental opposition groups have often formed in rural communities as a response to sweeping environmental regulations. They do not match the stereotypes of nongovernmental organizations funded by extractive resource industries, but have a solid grass-roots membership that is stalling, if not altogether thwarting, the momentum of the environmental movement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)128-138
Number of pages11
JournalPolicy Studies Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Sep 29 2001


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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