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By Jeffrey A. Lockwood,Brianna Jones

ISBN-10: 0826358071

ISBN-13: 9780826358073

Exploring censorship imposed by way of company wealth and tool, this e-book makes a speciality of the strength in Wyoming, the place coal, oil, and fuel are pillars of the economic climate. the writer examines how governmental our bodies and public associations have suppressed the expression of rules that clash with the monetary pursuits of these who take advantage of fossil fuels. He unearths the ways that collage administrations, paintings museums, schooling forums, and study institutes were coerced into destroying art, leaving behind experiences, enhancing curricula, and firing staff. His e-book is an eloquent tale of the clash among deepest wealth and unfastened speech.

Providing extra of the nation’s strength than the other kingdom, Wyoming is a sociopolitical lens that magnifies the conflicts within the American West. however the concerns are suitable to any group that's depending on a dominant industry—and anywhere the liberties of electorate and the ethics of public officers are at risk.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jeffrey A. Lockwood is a professor of typical sciences and arts within the division of Philosophy and the inventive Writing application on the college of Wyoming. He teaches environmental ethics, philosophy, and inventive nonfiction writing. he's the writer of The Infested brain: Why people worry, detest, and Love bugs and the coauthor of Philosophical Foundations for the Practices of Ecology.

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