Cambridge: MIT Press, 2007. First edition. Hardcover. 283 pp. Octavo. Black cloth boards with black dust jacket. Title in blue. as NEW. Item #15553
For over half a century, the biologist Barry Commoner has been one of the most prominent and charismatic defenders of the American environment, appearing on the cover of Time magazine in 1970 as the standard bearer of "the emerging science of survival." In Barry Commoner and the Science of Survival, Michael Egan examines of Commoner's social and scientific activism and charts an important shift in American environmental values since World War II.