In the final decade of the twentieth century, the American West was at war. Battle lines had hardened, with environmentalists squarely on one side of the fence, and ranchers on the other. By the mid-1990s, debates over the region’s damaged land had devolved into political wrangling, bitter lawsuits, and even death-threats. Conventional wisdom told us those who wanted to work the land and those who wanted to protect it had fundamentally different—...
By Courtney White
Paperback: 248 pages
Publisher: Island Press; Reprint edition (October 3, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 3616106
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Courtney White has done a generally admirable job of explaining some of the successes of the "radical center"--a movement he helped create. The "radical center" seeks to find middle ground between sage brush rebellion/radical property rights right-wi