How Green is My Valley ? Tracking Rural and Urban Environmentalism in the Southern Appalachian Ecoregionl

  title={How Green is My Valley ? Tracking Rural and Urban Environmentalism in the Southern Appalachian Ecoregionl},
  author={Robert E Jones and J. Mark Fly and H. Ken Cordell},
Research on the social bases of environmentalism in the United States has generally found that urban residents are more concerned about the environment than rural residents . Recent research suggests this may no longer be the case, particularly in specific settings or under certain conditions . This paper examines the issue by reviewing recent survey research on rural and urban environmentalism . Tests for significant differences between urban and rural inhabitants of the Southern Appalachian… CONTINUE READING

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