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Nimby

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Juvenile Fiction / General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Clouds,
  • Fiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9306710M
    ISBN 100671749730
    ISBN 109780671749736
    OCLC/WorldCa9915403

    NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) protests are often criticized as parochial and short-lived, generating no lasting influence on broader processes related to environmental politics. This volume offers a different perspective. Drawing on cases from around the globe, it demonstrates that NIMBY protests, although always arising from a local concern in a particular community, often result in broader. "Nimby Wars" provides invaluable insights and strategies. And for the regulators caught in the middle, the book is a "must read" that takes some of the mystery out of what seems to be the "surprise attacks."For more than three decades, I headed government planning agencies in California.


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The book concludes with the suggestion that these strategies can be applied to other NIMBY-blocked proposals, such as siting for prisons, drug and alcohol treatment centers, and nursing homes. NIMBY movements have formed to oppose a wide array of undesirable entities that include environmental hazards (landfills, waste incinerators, polluting industries), perceived social hazards (homeless shelters, prisons, mental health facilities), and.

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non-conformist views, the book had an even bigger impact on me.5/5(5). Book Description: NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) protests are often criticized as parochial and short-lived, generating no lasting influence on broader processes related to environmental politics. Find NIMBY by Ryan Zoghlin at Blurb Books.

NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) A fence, shrubs, or simply a survey can be the distinction between one property and an Released on: Ma   The co-author of the book Housing As If People Mattered, Sarkissian has theorized extensively on the psychology of NIMBYism, which is related to.

NIMBY. by Jasper Tomkins. Hardcover $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Temporarily Out of Stock Online.

Publish your book with B&: Jasper Tomkins. “Nimby, Orell & the Pequids Egg” is an imaginative adventure story for children on the early reader/ first chapter book level. Product Details About the AuthorBrand: Pequid Publishing.

Jasper Tomkins has 14 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jasper Tomkins’s most popular book is Nimby. Inhe published Technology and Transformation in the American Electric Utility Industry, a book that describes the technological, managerial, and cultural reasons for the industry's problems of the s.

He has also worked as a consultant for the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, co-authoring a management history on the utility's "ACT. Not in My Backyard Phenomenon (NIMBY), also called Nimby, a colloquialism signifying one’s opposition to the locating of something considered undesirable in one’s neighborhood.

The phrase seems to have appeared first in the mids. It was used in the context of the last major effort by electric utilities to construct nuclear-powered generating stations, especially those located in.

List. I think this page really needs a list of cities and towns with a particularly strong reputation for NIMBY behavor. NIMBY. I realize that there is a pejorative negativity about NIMBY's, however it is important to note that not all NIMBY's are obstructionists to a future. Get this from a library.

Nimby. [Jasper Tomkins] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff.

NIMBY definition is - opposition to the locating of something considered undesirable (such as a prison or incinerator) in one's neighborhood. The acronym NIMBY stands for “not in my backyard.” It is a term that has been used to characterize local, grassroots movements that are endeavoring to resist the siting of some unwanted land Author: Adam Driscoll.

The book's contributors are leading experts in the UK, Europe, North and South America and Australia drawn from a variety of relevant social science disciplinary perspectives. The book makes a significant contribution to our existing knowledge, as well as providing interested professionals, policymakers and members of the public with a timely.

“We’re saying yes to opportunity, in contrast to the gloom-and-doom negativity of NIMBY,” says Jesse Kanson-Benanav, who is the chair of A Better Cambridge, an advocacy group that works to. A mob scene erupted in April in the sleepy hamlet of Caneada, a small town on the northern edge of the Allegheny Mountains.

In addition to riots and numerous arrests, six senior citizens, handcuffed to a heavy chain, formed a human barricade across the steel bridge spanning the Genesee River. Used to describe a person or an attitude, NIMBY is an abbreviation for Not In My Back Yard.

A NIMBY might agree that a community or a neigborhood needs a half-way house for convicts transitioning back to society, but doesn't want it placed too close to his or her own home or in the neighborhood. property values. too much traffic.

ugly woobly boxes. China Plays NIMBY With the Taliban. China’s leaders have detained a million Uyghurs for reeducation, claiming the goal is preventing extremism. According to the book The China–Pakistan Axis: Asia's New Geopolitics, Chinese policymakers have maintained contact with the Haqqani network.

Call such irrationality the NIMBY tax--the unnecessary, exorbitant and more and more common cost of getting anything done in America. whose new book, The Author: Christopher Helman. The book concludes with the suggestion that these strategies can be applied to other NIMBY-blocked proposals, such as siting for prisons, drug and alcohol treatment centers, and nursing homes.

"Rabe's book should contribute to the ongoing debate over hazardous waste facility siting/5(3). Buy Nimby by Jasper Tomkins online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $1, Essential industry and the NIMBY phenomenon.

New York: Quorum Books, (OCoLC) Online version: Brion, Denis J. Essential industry and the NIMBY phenomenon. New York: Quorum Books, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Denis J Brion.

Nimby by Jasper Tomkins A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

Shop. Nimby eBook By Rosa M. Feeney. eBook (ePub) (1 Ratings) Great story, easy to read, hard to put down. I am not an avid reader, but this book kept my interest peaked.

The story is full of intrigue, drama and a little politics. Even though fictional, I imagined it as a true story. The author has a wonderful ability to bring a story to life. As NIMBY Wars describes, the new reality is that land use planning has moved from the small network of “connected” individuals – developers, planners, and elected officials – into realm of advocacy and politics.

Now, everyone with an interest and a willingness to get involved can, and likely will, have a say in the final land use decisions. YIMBY is an acronym for "yes, in my back yard", a pro-development movement in contrast and opposition to the NIMBY phenomenon.

The YIMBY position typically supports development of housing within cities where housing costs have escalated to unaffordable levels, as opposed to the expansion of urban often seek rezoning that would allow denser housing to be produced or the.

Not In My Backyard In human rights activist and documentarian/producer Jacquelyn Aluotto spent seven years filming across America documenting battered women and children who are seeking refuge. For the first time cameras were allowed in shelters, to show viewers a harrowing reality of an epidemic plaguing our country.

Nimby and the Dimension Hoppers. Cory Doctorow. 4 (1 Review) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. to help, just say so. But stop trying to dissuade me."4/5(1).

Homelessness, AIDS, and Stigmatization: The NIMBY Syndrome in the United States at the End of the Twentieth Century argues that it is the rise in community opposition across race, class, and region that should be considered in terms of the changing social construction of stigma, i.e.

the ways in which people define those who are acceptable and those who are not. NIMBY Politics in Japan is the first detailed account in English of energy siting disputes in postwar Japan.

Based on an investigation of a hundred conventional and nuclear plants, the book draws on a wide range of local and corporate sources, as well as interviews with participants, to reveal the bargaining processes involved in social choices. Overcoming NIMBY Opposition.

by asking these endorsers to share their address book and identify (and sometimes themselves solicit) similarly like-minded people. Knowing that credible community leaders already approve of a proposal makes it easier for others to extend their support.

And once a strong group of supporters are on hand to back. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH is a children's book by Robert C. O'Brien, with illustrations by Zena winner of the Newbery Medal, the story was adapted for film in as The Secret of NIMH.

The novel relates the plight of a widowed field mouse, Mrs. Frisby, who seeks the aid of a group of former laboratory rats in rescuing her home from destruction by a farmer's Author: Robert C. O'Brien.Nimby Is Beautiful | NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) protests are often criticized as parochial and short-lived, generating no lasting influence on broader processes related to environmental politics.

This volume offers a different [email protected]{osti_, title = {The siting game: A NIMBY primer. [Sites for waste management facilities: Not in my backyard]}, author = {Gibbs, L.M. and Lipsett, B.}, abstractNote = {If it's a David-and-Goliath type struggle, then it's difficult to distinguish David from Goliath.

For in the battle to site waste-management facilities, local opposition groups are virtually winning every time.