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Asphyxiating Asia - Rulers and corporations import toxic industries into the continent even while popular rebellions erupt

  • Other India Press (Publisher)
  • Release Date 01/2003
  • Printed Pages 264

Most of development that has occurred in Asia is toxic in nature. Writes Tomas Mac Sheoin in his remarkable documentation of the slow transfer of polluting and hazardous industries from the so called developed world to the Asian region. But it also chronicles the fierce protests, resistance and rebellion of ordinary people as the toxic invasion threatens their environment and health.