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The Resource Earth, air, fire, water : humanistic studies of the environment, edited by Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx

Earth, air, fire, water : humanistic studies of the environment, edited by Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx

Label
Earth, air, fire, water : humanistic studies of the environment
Title
Earth, air, fire, water
Title remainder
humanistic studies of the environment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
GE140
LC item number
.E18 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1934-2018
  • 1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Conway, Jill K.
  • Keniston, Kenneth
  • Marx, Leo
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  • Environmental degradation
  • Nature
Label
Earth, air, fire, water : humanistic studies of the environment, edited by Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The new environmentalisms / Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx -- As the world runs out of breath: metaphorical perspectives on the heavens and the atmosphere in the ancient world / Gregory Nagy -- Climate and history: lessons from the Great Plains / Donald Worster -- Consumed by either fire or fire: a prolegomenon to anthropogenic fire / Stephen J. Pyne -- Only a world perspective is significant: settlement frontiers and property rights in early modern world history / John F. Richards -- Environmentalism and Indian peoples / Richard White -- Indigenous rights, environmental protection, and the struggle over forest resources in the Amazon: the case of the Brazilian Kayapo / Terence Turner -- Grassroots environmental activism: the toxics movement and directions for social change / Barbara Epstein -- Russian environmental movements / Oleg N. Yanitsky -- Gender and environmental action / Bina Agarwal -- Gender, environment, and nature: two episodes in feminist politics / Jill Ker Conway and Yaakov Garb -- Modernity and the environment as a public issue in today's Russia / Anton Struchkov -- Modernity and literary theory / Louis Menand -- Environmental degradation and the ambiguous social role of science and technology / Leo Marx
Control code
41572579
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 349 p.
Isbn
9781558492202
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99016970
Label
Earth, air, fire, water : humanistic studies of the environment, edited by Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The new environmentalisms / Jill Ker Conway, Kenneth Keniston, and Leo Marx -- As the world runs out of breath: metaphorical perspectives on the heavens and the atmosphere in the ancient world / Gregory Nagy -- Climate and history: lessons from the Great Plains / Donald Worster -- Consumed by either fire or fire: a prolegomenon to anthropogenic fire / Stephen J. Pyne -- Only a world perspective is significant: settlement frontiers and property rights in early modern world history / John F. Richards -- Environmentalism and Indian peoples / Richard White -- Indigenous rights, environmental protection, and the struggle over forest resources in the Amazon: the case of the Brazilian Kayapo / Terence Turner -- Grassroots environmental activism: the toxics movement and directions for social change / Barbara Epstein -- Russian environmental movements / Oleg N. Yanitsky -- Gender and environmental action / Bina Agarwal -- Gender, environment, and nature: two episodes in feminist politics / Jill Ker Conway and Yaakov Garb -- Modernity and the environment as a public issue in today's Russia / Anton Struchkov -- Modernity and literary theory / Louis Menand -- Environmental degradation and the ambiguous social role of science and technology / Leo Marx
Control code
41572579
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 349 p.
Isbn
9781558492202
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99016970

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