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Author Rodenbiker, Jesse, 1983- author.

Title Ecological states : politics of science and nature in urbanizing China / Jesse Rodenbiker ; foreword by Albert L. Park
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2023


Description 1 online resource
Series Environments of East Asia
Contents Ecological States -- Making Ecology Developmental -- Botany, Beauty, Purification -- Ecological Territorialization -- Ecological Migrations, Volumetric Aspirations -- Rural Redux -- Infrastructural Diffusion -- Global Ecological Futures
Summary "This book analyzes how science-based nature protection campaigns are transforming society and the environment through extensive fieldwork in China's southwestern cities. Furthermore, it examines the role of ecology in constituting state power and social inequality"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Ecology -- Political aspects -- China
Human ecology -- China
Power (Social sciences) -- China
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Asian Studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Park, Albert L., writer of foreword
LC no. 2022038030
ISBN 9781501769016