[Marxism] The struggle for ecology in the early Soviet Union | Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal

glparramatta glparramatta at greenleft.org.au
Fri Nov 29 14:51:12 MST 2013

    */Models of Nature/*
    By Douglas R. Weiner
    University of Pittsburgh Press, 2000, 1988.

Review by *Ben Courtice*

November 28, 2013 -- /Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal/ 
<http://links.org.au/node/3605> -- The USSR was not known, in the West, 
as a pioneer of ecology. Unfortunately, it was known more for the 
Chernobyl nuclear power station accident, for acid rain and air 
pollution, and oil spills and the pollution of unique environments such 
as the Aral sea.

What if the USSR had been different? What if it had tried to preserve 
its natural ecosystems, after the tsar was overthrown?

Full review at http://links.org.au/node/3605

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