This section provides a list of case studies focusing on distributional justice (e.g. spatial distribution of toxic waste), the emergence of the environmental justice movement and the politics of scale of environmental justice.
Adger, W. N. (2001). “Scales of governance and environmental justice for adaptation and mitigation of climate change.” Journal of International Development 13(7): 921-931.
Agyeman, J. and B. Evans (2004). “‘Just sustainability’: the emerging discourse of environmental justice in Britain?” Geographical Journal 170(2): 155-164.
Agyeman, J. and Y. Ogneva-Himmelberger, Eds. (2009). Environmental Justice and Sustainability in the Former Soviet Union. Cambridge
Bell, K. (2016). “Bread and Roses: A Gender Perspective on Environmental Justice and Public Health.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13(10): 1005.
Bullard, R. D. (1990). Dumping in Dixie: Race, Class and Environmental Quality. New York, Westview Press.
Bullard, R. D., Ed. (1993). Confronting Environmental Racism: Voices From the Grassroots. Cambridge, South End Press.
Bullard, R. D. (1993). “Race and Environmental Justice in the United States.” Yale Journal of International Law 18(1): 17.
Bullard, R. D., et al. (2007). Toxic Wastes and Race at Twenty 1987-2007: A Report Prepared for the United Church of Christ Justice & Witness Ministries. Cleveland, United Church of Christ: 160.
Carruthers, D. V., Ed. (2008). Environmental Justice in Latin America: Problems, Promise and Practice. Urban and industrial environments. Cambridge London, MIT Press.
Chakraborty, J., et al. (2011). “Disproportionate proximity to environmental health hazards: methods, models, and measurement.” Am J Public Health 101 Suppl 1: S27-36.
Chavis Jr., B. F. and C. Lee (1987). Toxic Wastes and Race in the United States: A National Report on the Racial and Socio-Economic Characteristics of Communities with Hazardous Waste Sites. New York, Commission for Racial Justice, United Church of Christ.
Ciplet, D., et al. (2015). Power in a Warming World: The New Global Politics of Climate Change and the Remaking of Environmental Inequality. Cambridge; London, MIT Press.
Hardy, R. D., et al. (2017). “Racial coastal formation: The environmental injustice of colorblind adaptation planning for sea-level rise.” Geoforum 87: 62-72.
McDonald, D. A., Ed. (2002). Environmental Justice in South Africa. Athens, Ohio University Press.
Pellow, D. N. (2007). Resisting Global Toxics: Transnational Movements for Environmental Justice. Cambridge London, MIT-Press.
Raddatz, L. and J. Mennis (2013). “Environmental Justice in Hamburg, Germany.” The Professional Geographer 65(3): 495-511.
Sze, J., et al. (2009). “Defining and Contesting Environmental Justice: Socio-natures and the Politics of Scale in the Delta.” Antipode 41(4): 807-843.
Whyte, K. (2018). “Settler Colonialism, Ecology, and Environmental Injustice.” 9(1): 125.