9781349948987 (electronic book) 9781349948970 1349948977 1349948985
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : interpreting America's two constitutions : looking through an environmental lens The scope and limits of mainstream environmentalism Radical environmentalism : challenging our institutions and beliefs The Constitution and the environment : ecological principles and liberal policy making Political theory and the American Founding : the tension between logic and history The environmental legacy of Thomas Jefferson : cultivating the rooted citizen The environmental legacy of Alexander Hamilton : manufacturing power from delusion The environmental legacy of James Madison : pursuing stability in a world of limits The Constitution after 100 years : environmental theory in the Gilded Age Living with the legacies : our culture confronts our environment.