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The Resource William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture, Scott Hess

William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture, Scott Hess

Label
William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture
Title
William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship
Title remainder
the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture
Statement of responsibility
Scott Hess
Title variation
Roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In William Wordsworth and the Ecology of Authorship, Scott Hess explores Wordsworth's defining role in establishing what he designates as "the ecology of authorship": a primarily middle-class, nineteenth-century conception of nature associated with aesthetics, high culture, individualism, and nation. Instead of viewing Wordsworth as an early ecologist, Hess places him within a context that is largely cultural and aesthetic. The supposedly universal Wordsworthian vision of nature, Hess argues, was in this sense specifically male, middle-class, professional, and culturally elite - factors that continue to shape the environmental movement today."--Project Muse
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hess, Scott
Dewey number
821/.7
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5892.N2
LC item number
H47 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Under the sign of nature: explorations in ecocriticism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wordsworth, William
  • Nature in literature
  • Environmental policy
  • Ecology in literature
  • Wordsworth, William
  • POETRY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Ecology in literature
  • Environmental policy
  • Natural history
  • Nature in literature
  • Great Britain
Label
William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture, Scott Hess
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Picturesque vision, photographic subjectivity, and the (un)framing of nature -- Wordsworth country: the Lake District and the landscape of genius -- Wordsworth's environmental protest: the Kendal and Windermere Railroad and the cultural politics of nature -- The Lake District and the museum of nature -- "My endless way": travel, gender, and the imaginative colonization of nature -- Epilogue: the ecology of authorship versus the ecology of community
Control code
793806504
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813932316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6tbcdz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793806504
Label
William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture, Scott Hess
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Picturesque vision, photographic subjectivity, and the (un)framing of nature -- Wordsworth country: the Lake District and the landscape of genius -- Wordsworth's environmental protest: the Kendal and Windermere Railroad and the cultural politics of nature -- The Lake District and the museum of nature -- "My endless way": travel, gender, and the imaginative colonization of nature -- Epilogue: the ecology of authorship versus the ecology of community
Control code
793806504
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813932316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6tbcdz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793806504

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