Index
Acid rain, 93
Advisory Committee on Pesticides
(acp), 200, 294nn. 10–12
Advocacy research, 37–39, 46,
170–71
Aga Khan Rural Support Pro-
gramme (akrsp), 266
Agricultural workers, British, 200,
294nn. 10–12
Agroecology, 201–4, 207
aids activism, 29, 45, 148
Air pollution, 90, 91, 93, 228
Alaskan Native Review Commis-
sion, 232, 233
Alberta, Canada. See Swan Hill
(Alberta, Canada)
Alternative dispute resolution,
264–65
American Talk Issues Foundation,
275
Bahro, Rudolph, 111–12
Beck, Ulrich: ecological democracy,
4, 57–58, 89, 282n. 4; environ-
mental movement, 109; exper-
tise, politics of, 99, 170, 243;
public trust, 61–63; risk society,
3, 48–52, 58, 59; society as labo-
ratory, 53–57, 282n. 4
Berger, Thomas, 231–34
Berger Commission, 231–34
Bonneville Dam (Washington), 268
Bourdieu, Pierre, 256, 295n. 14
Brundtland report, 244–45
Buergergutachten, 233, 277
Bureau of Community Develop-
ment, 268
Busenberg, George, 244
Canada, 131, 147–48, 149–50,
231–34, 286n. 4
Canadian Settlement Act (1971),
231–32
Cancer, 200, 263
Capitalism, 114–17, 122
Castells, Manuel, 10
Center for Earth Science Studies
(cess), 164–66
Centers for Disease Control (cdc),
153
Chambers, Robert, 207, 297n. 2
Chernobyl, 124, 133–34, 281n. 1
Citizen empowerment, 121, 157
Citizens: concerns of, about sci-
ence, 93, 110–11; and environ-
mentalism, xii, 92–93, 104, 110,
112–13, 123, 129–31, 150; ex-
perts as, 1, 29–30, 32, 41, 44;
and interest groups, 33–34, 112–
14, 245; literacy and, 148–50,
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