The Resource Uncommon ground : toward reinventing nature, William Cronon, editor

Uncommon ground : toward reinventing nature, William Cronon, editor

Label
Uncommon ground : toward reinventing nature
Title
Uncommon ground
Title remainder
toward reinventing nature
Statement of responsibility
William Cronon, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
363.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GE195
LC item number
.U53 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Uncommon ground : toward reinventing nature, William Cronon, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-476) and index
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  • glg
Contents
  • Introduction: In Search of Nature / William Cronon -- The Trouble with Wilderness; or, Getting Back to the Wrong Nature / William Cronon -- Constructing Nature: The Legacy of Frederick Law Olmsted / Anne Whiston Spirn -- Amazonia as Edenic Narrative / Candace Slater -- Reinventing Eden: Western Culture as a Recovery Narrative / Carolyn Merchant -- "Are You an Environmentalist or Do You Work for a Living?": Work and Nature / Richard White -- Looking for Nature at the Mall: A Field Guide to the Nature Company / Jennifer Price -- "Touch the Magic" / Susan G. Davis -- Ecological Fragmentation in the Fifties / Michael G. Barbour -- On the Search for a Root Cause: Essentialist Tendencies in Environmental Discourse / Jeffrey C. Ellis -- Whose Nature? The Contested Moral Terrain of Ancient Forests / James D. Proctor -- Nature as Community: The Convergence of Environment and Social Justice / Giovanna Di Chiro
  • Universal Donors in a Vampire Culture: It's All in the Family: Biological Kinship Categories in the Twentieth-Century United States / Donna J. Haraway -- Reinventing Common Nature: Yosemite and Mount Rushmore - A Meandering Tale of a Double Nature / Kenneth R. Olwig -- Simulated Nature and Natural Simulations: Rethinking the Relation between the Beholder and the World / N. Katherine Hayles -- Toward a Philosophy of Nature / Robert P. Harrison -- On the Nature of Nature: An Eclectic Reading List
Control code
000011443024
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
561 p.
Isbn
9780393038729
Lccn
95002147
Other physical details
ill., map
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.b17325183
System control number
  • C01107852386
  • (OCoLC)32013740

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