The Resource Making nature sacred : literature, religion, and environment in America from the Puritans to the present, John Gatta

Making nature sacred : literature, religion, and environment in America from the Puritans to the present, John Gatta

Label
Making nature sacred : literature, religion, and environment in America from the Puritans to the present
Title
Making nature sacred
Title remainder
literature, religion, and environment in America from the Puritans to the present
Statement of responsibility
John Gatta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Gatta argues that the religious import of American environmental literature has yet to be fully recognized or understood. 'Making Nature Sacred' explores how the quest for 'natural revelation' has been pursued through successive phases of American literary and intellectual history
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS163
LC item number
.G37 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Making nature sacred : literature, religion, and environment in America from the Puritans to the present, John Gatta
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-282) and index
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
Landfall: the new world as new creation -- Meditating on the creatures in early American life and letters -- Intimations of an environmental ethic in the writings of Jonathan Edwards -- "Revelation to US": green shoots of romantic religion in antebellum America -- Variations on nature: from the old manse to the white whale -- "Rare and delectable places": Thoreau's imagination of sacred space at Walden -- Post-Darwinian visions of divine creation -- Imagined worlds: the lure of numinous exoticism -- Reclaiming the sacred commons -- Learning to love creation: the religious tenor of contemporary ecopoetry
Control code
ocm65190133
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423761679
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20963269
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65190133
  • sks0195165055

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