Silent Spring of Rachel Carson, The
- 1963 ----- b & w ----- 55 min ----- 16mm
Discusses the pros and cons of the controversy over Rachel Carson's book, The Silent Spring which contends that chemical pesticides cause more harm than benefits to living things and human beings because they are used improperly and their effects are not carefully studied before they are put on the market. Includes interviews with Rachel Carson, representatives of the chemical industry and government officials.
- Topics: (Biology, Environmental Studies)