Journal of Political Ecology
Journal of Political Ecology
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Volume 7-4 (2000) 

Reclaiming the Environmental Debate. The Policies of Health in a Toxic Culture Edited by Richard Hofrichter, Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press (2000), vi, 356 pp.   Reviewed byDennis A. Frate , Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson MS.

American Indians in the Marketplace: Persistence and Innovation among the Menominees and Metlakatlans, 1870-1920 , by Brian C. Hosmer. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1999, xvi, 309 pp.  Reviewed by Alice Littlefield , Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859.

Who Owns America? Social Conflict over Property Rights , Edited by Harvey M. Jacobs, Madison: University of Wisconsin Press (1998) xvii, 268 pp. Reviewed by R. Quentin Grafton , Director of the Institute of the Environment, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Sustainability And The Social Sciences: A Cross-Disciplinary Approach To Integrating Environmental Considerations Into Theoretical Reorientation . Edited by Egon Becker and Thomas Jahn, London and New York: Zed Books (1999), 336 pp. Reviewed by Jon Barnett , Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

Why Do Expressive Campaigns Succeed and Fail? A Review Essay on Eco-Wars: Political Campaigns and Social Movements , by Ronald T. Libby. New York: Columbia University Press (1998), 254 pp. Reviewed by Archon Fung , Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge MA.

Democratic Commitments: Legislatures and International Cooperation , By Lisa L. Martin, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press (2000), viii, 225 pp. Democratic Commitments: Legislatures and International Cooperation, By Lisa L. Martin, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press (2000), viii, 225 pp. Reviewed by Leslie R. Alm  andRoss E. Burkhart , Department of Political Science, Boise State University.