The Resource For love of the world : essays on nature writers, Sherman Paul

For love of the world : essays on nature writers, Sherman Paul

Label
For love of the world : essays on nature writers
Title
For love of the world
Title remainder
essays on nature writers
Statement of responsibility
Sherman Paul
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Along with poets, philosophers, and deep ecologists, nature writers-who may be something of all three-address the world alienation of Western civilization. By example as well as with words, they teach us to turn from the self to the world, from ego to ecos. In these deeply felt meditative essays, Sherman Paul contemplates the cosmological homecoming of nature writers who show us how to reenter the world, participate in it, and recover respect for it. In For Love of the World Sherman Paul considers Thoreau, John Muir, and Aldo Leopold, major writers in th
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/36
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS163
LC item number
.P38 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
For love of the world : essays on nature writers, Sherman Paul
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thoreau -- Thinking with Thoreau -- From Walden out -- Three reviews -- Leopold -- The husbandry of the wild -- Aldo Leopold's counter-friction -- Lopez -- Making the turn: rereading Barry Lopez -- Beston -- Coming home to the world: another journal for Henry Beston -- Nelson -- The education of a hunter: reading Richard Nelson -- A letter from Richard Nelson -- Eiseley -- Back and down: Loren Eiseley's Immense journey -- Muir -- Muir's self-authorizings
Control code
ocm44964814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587291814
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28101972
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44964814
  • pebcs1587291819
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...