The Resource Ecocritique : contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture, Timothy W. Luke

Ecocritique : contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture, Timothy W. Luke

Label
Ecocritique : contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture
Title
Ecocritique
Title remainder
contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture
Statement of responsibility
Timothy W. Luke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ecocriticism, whether coming from "back to nature" conservatives, Nature Conservancy liberals, or Earth First! radicals, is familiar enough. But when we listen do we really hear what these groups are saying? In a book that examines the terms of ecocriticism, Timothy W. Luke exposes how ecological critics, organizations, and movements manipulate our conception of the environment
Dewey number
363.7
Index
index present
LC call number
GE195
LC item number
.L85 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Ecocritique : contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture, Timothy W. Luke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-247) and index
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Contents
Introduction. Contesting the Politics of Nature, Economy, and Culture -- 1. Deep Ecology as Political Philosophy -- 2. Ecological Politics and Local Struggles: Earth First! as an Environmental Resistance Movement -- 3. The Nature Conservancy or the Nature Cemetery: Buying and Selling "Perpetual Care" as Environmental Resistance -- 4. Worldwatching at the Limits of Growth -- 5. Environmental Emulations: Terraforming Technologies and the Tourist Trade at Biosphere 2 -- 6. Green Consumerism: Ecology and the Ruse of Recycling -- 7. Marcuse and the Politics of Radical Ecology -- 8. Developing an Arcological Politics: Paolo Soleri on Ecology, Architecture, and Society -- 9. Community and Ecology: Bookchin on the Politics of Ecocommunities and Ecotechnology -- Conclusion. New Departures for Ecological Resistance
Control code
000013126518
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 253 p.
Isbn
9780816628469
Lccn
97012049
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.b18557697
System control number
  • 33217006820261
  • (OCoLC)36566058

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