David Pellow

North American Observatory

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Professional Title Dehlsen Chair of Environmental Studies
Institution University of California, Santa Barbara
Departmental Affiliation None provided
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David Pellow

Dehlsen Chair of Environmental Studies

David Naguib Pellow is the Dehlsen Chair of Environmental Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Among his books are the award-winning Garbage Wars: The Struggle for Environmental Justice in Chicago (MIT Press, 2002) and Power, Justice, and the Environment: A Critical Appraisal of the Environmental Justice Movement (coedited with Robert Brulle; MIT Press, 2005.) Prof. Pellow is mainly interested in the intersections between social inequality and environmental conflict. He continues to work on local, national, and transnational environmental justice movements and global policy frameworks concerning sustainability.