A Common Sense Guide to Environmentalism

A Common-Sense Guide to Environmentalism

By Joseph L. Bast, Peter J. Hill and Richard C. Rue

This book cuts through rhetoric, false alarms and media hype to deliver concise and authoritative summaries of what we know about the most important environmental issues of our times. It describes the considerable progress made since 1960 in cleaning and protecting the environment, challenges the environmental movement to adopt new tactics to ensure that the progress continues, and provides the tools needed to make this change.

Joseph L. Bast is the president of The Heartland Institute in Chicago, IL. Peter J. Hill is a PERC senior associate and a professor of economics at Wheaton College. Richard C. Rue is a senior policy analyst and vice president of The Heartland Institute.

Madison Books
Lanham MD.
Phone: 312-377-4000
June 1994
317 pp.
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P. J. Hill is Professor of Economics Emeritus at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois and a Senior Fellow at the Property and Environment Research Center in Bozeman, Montana, where he currently resides. He is the co-author, with Terry L. Anderson and Douglass North of Growth and Welfare in the American Past, with Terry Anderson of The Birth of a...
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