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The Resource In the nature of things : language, politics, and the environment, Jane Bennett and William Chaloupka, editors

In the nature of things : language, politics, and the environment, Jane Bennett and William Chaloupka, editors

Label
In the nature of things : language, politics, and the environment
Title
In the nature of things
Title remainder
language, politics, and the environment
Statement of responsibility
Jane Bennett and William Chaloupka, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Informed by recent developments in literary criticism and social theory, In the Nature of Things addresses the presumption that nature exists independent of culture and, in particular, of language. The theoretical approaches of the contributors represent both modernist and postmodernist positions, including feminist theory, critical theory, Marxism, science fiction, theology, and botany. They demonstrate how the concept of nature is invoked and constituted in a wide range of cultural projects-from the Bible to science fiction movies, from hunting to green consumerism. Ultimately, it weeks to l
Cataloging source
IOD
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bennett, Jane
  • Chaloupka, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Environmental ethics
  • Environmental protection
  • Écologie humaine
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Éthique de l'environnement
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Environmental ethics
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
  • Philosophy of nature
Label
In the nature of things : language, politics, and the environment, Jane Bennett and William Chaloupka, editors
Instantiates
Publication
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
The great wild hope : nature, environmentalism, and the open secret / William Chaloupka and R. McGreggor Cawley -- Building wilderness / Wade Sikorski -- Intimate distance : the dislocation of nature in modernity / Shane Phelan -- "Manning" the frontiers : the politics of (human) nature in Blade runner / Michael J. Shapiro -- Brave new world in the discourses of reproductive and genetic technologies / Valerie Hartouni -- Going wild : the contested terrain of nature / Jan E. Dizard -- Restoring nature : natives and exotics / John Rodman -- Green consumerism : ecology and the ruse of recycling / Timothy W. Luke -- Green fields/brown skin : posting as a sign of recognition / Cheri Lucas Jennings and Bruce H. Jennings -- Voices from the whirlwind / William E. Connolly -- Ecotones and environmental ethics : Adorno and Lopez / Romand Coles -- Primate visions and alter-tales / Jane Bennett
Control code
ocn232159879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685332
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780816623082
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbs0wr
  • 5db26725-42b7-4c75-88d5-9c97c9b2d74d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159879
Label
In the nature of things : language, politics, and the environment, Jane Bennett and William Chaloupka, editors
Publication
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
The great wild hope : nature, environmentalism, and the open secret / William Chaloupka and R. McGreggor Cawley -- Building wilderness / Wade Sikorski -- Intimate distance : the dislocation of nature in modernity / Shane Phelan -- "Manning" the frontiers : the politics of (human) nature in Blade runner / Michael J. Shapiro -- Brave new world in the discourses of reproductive and genetic technologies / Valerie Hartouni -- Going wild : the contested terrain of nature / Jan E. Dizard -- Restoring nature : natives and exotics / John Rodman -- Green consumerism : ecology and the ruse of recycling / Timothy W. Luke -- Green fields/brown skin : posting as a sign of recognition / Cheri Lucas Jennings and Bruce H. Jennings -- Voices from the whirlwind / William E. Connolly -- Ecotones and environmental ethics : Adorno and Lopez / Romand Coles -- Primate visions and alter-tales / Jane Bennett
Control code
ocn232159879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685332
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780816623082
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbs0wr
  • 5db26725-42b7-4c75-88d5-9c97c9b2d74d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159879

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