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The Resource Nature and the environment, editor, Scott Slovic

Nature and the environment, editor, Scott Slovic

Label
Nature and the environment
Title
Nature and the environment
Statement of responsibility
editor, Scott Slovic
Title variation
Nature & the environment
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book addresses the themes of nature and the environment in literature through a diverse set of texts and through multiple methodologies. Classic works discussed include Walden, Call of the Wild, O Pioneers!, The Old Man and the Sea, and selections from the poetry of William Wordsworth, while contemporary works include ... and the earth did not devour him, Desert Solitaire, and Prodigal Summer
Member of
Cataloging source
BUF
Dewey number
810.9/36
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.E25
LC item number
N38 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slovic, Scott
Series statement
Critical insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Environmentalism in literature
  • Ecology in literature
  • Nature in literature
  • Environmental protection in literature
  • Environmental literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Ecology in literature
  • Environmental literature
  • Environmental protection in literature
  • Environmentalism in literature
  • Nature in literature
Label
Nature and the environment, editor, Scott Slovic
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • David Landis Barnhill
  • Wordsworth as environmental "nature" writer
  • Ashton Nichols
  • Critical readings.
  • Walt Whitman, the ecological poet
  • Jimmie Killingsworth
  • The return to the primitive: evolution, atavism, and socialism in Jack London's The call of the wild
  • Tina Gianquitto
  • Cultivation, progress, or conservation: conflicting impulses in Willa Cather's O pioneers! and A lost lady
  • Matthias Schubnell
  • Critical contexts.
  • The need of being versed in natural things: Robert Frost and nature
  • Robert Bernard Hass
  • Natural history in Hemingway's The old man and the sea and other works
  • Bert Bender
  • John Steinbeck's environmental evolution
  • Brian Railsback
  • Robinson Jeffers, environmental consciousness, and the poetics of nature
  • David J. Rothman
  • "Call me a ranger": Edward Abbey and the exploratory voice of Desert solitaire
  • David Copland Morris
  • Thoreau and American environmentalism: a study in critical reception
  • Loyalty to place and land stewardship as ecological good work in Wendell Berry's The memory of Old Jack
  • Wes Berry
  • Reciprocal spirituality: human/animal interface in Linda Hogan's multiple genres
  • Barbara J. Cook
  • Prodigal summer: a narrative ecosystem
  • Priscilla Leder
  • A natural alliance: blending nature literature and outdoor education in the integrated outdoor program
  • Jeff Hess
  • Richard J. Schneider
  • Pastoral, anti-pastoral, and post-pastoral as reading strategies
  • Terry Gifford
  • Environmental wisdom in two Mexican American novels: an ecocritical reading of And the Earth did not devour him and Bless me
  • Priscilla Solis Ybarra
  • Original nature: Buddhism and American nature writing
Control code
816567974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 354 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429837866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)816567974
Label
Nature and the environment, editor, Scott Slovic
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • David Landis Barnhill
  • Wordsworth as environmental "nature" writer
  • Ashton Nichols
  • Critical readings.
  • Walt Whitman, the ecological poet
  • Jimmie Killingsworth
  • The return to the primitive: evolution, atavism, and socialism in Jack London's The call of the wild
  • Tina Gianquitto
  • Cultivation, progress, or conservation: conflicting impulses in Willa Cather's O pioneers! and A lost lady
  • Matthias Schubnell
  • Critical contexts.
  • The need of being versed in natural things: Robert Frost and nature
  • Robert Bernard Hass
  • Natural history in Hemingway's The old man and the sea and other works
  • Bert Bender
  • John Steinbeck's environmental evolution
  • Brian Railsback
  • Robinson Jeffers, environmental consciousness, and the poetics of nature
  • David J. Rothman
  • "Call me a ranger": Edward Abbey and the exploratory voice of Desert solitaire
  • David Copland Morris
  • Thoreau and American environmentalism: a study in critical reception
  • Loyalty to place and land stewardship as ecological good work in Wendell Berry's The memory of Old Jack
  • Wes Berry
  • Reciprocal spirituality: human/animal interface in Linda Hogan's multiple genres
  • Barbara J. Cook
  • Prodigal summer: a narrative ecosystem
  • Priscilla Leder
  • A natural alliance: blending nature literature and outdoor education in the integrated outdoor program
  • Jeff Hess
  • Richard J. Schneider
  • Pastoral, anti-pastoral, and post-pastoral as reading strategies
  • Terry Gifford
  • Environmental wisdom in two Mexican American novels: an ecocritical reading of And the Earth did not devour him and Bless me
  • Priscilla Solis Ybarra
  • Original nature: Buddhism and American nature writing
Control code
816567974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 354 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429837866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)816567974

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