Wilderness And The American Mind

Author: Roderick Frazier Nash
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300153503
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The Los Angeles Times listed it among the one hundred most influential books published in the last quarter century, Outside Magazine included it in a survey of “books that changed our world,” and it has been called the “Book of ...

Wilderness And The American Mind

Author: Roderick Nash
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ISBN: 9780300029109
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A fourth edition of Nash's classic study is now available with a new Preface and Epilogue in which the author explores the future of wilderness and reflects on its ethical and biocentric relevance.

Wilderness And The American Mind

Author: Roderick Nash
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ISBN: 9780300029055
Size: 65.65 MB
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A fourth edition of Nash's classic study is now available with a new Preface and Epilogue in which the author explores the future of wilderness and reflects on its ethical and biocentric relevance.

The Paradox Of Preservation

Author: Laura Alice Watt
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520966422
Size: 31.19 MB
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The Paradox of Preservation chronicles how national ideals about what a park “ought to be” have developed over time and what happens when these ideals are implemented by the National Park Service (NPS) in its efforts to preserve places ...

Dispossessing The Wilderness

Author: Mark David Spence
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195142433
Size: 38.91 MB
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By contrasting the native histories of these places with the links between Indian policy developments and preservationist efforts, this work examines the complex origins of the national parks and the troubling consequences of the American ...

The Promise Of Wilderness

Author: James Morton Turner
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 029580422X
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The Promise of Wilderness examines how the idea of wilderness has shaped the management of public lands since the passage of the Wilderness Act in 1964.

Forcing The Spring

Author: Robert Gottlieb
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597267618
Size: 67.12 MB
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This revised edition extends the groundbreaking history and analysis of Forcing the Spring into the present day.

Nature S Economy

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521468343
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The book includes portraits of Linnaeus, Gilbert White, Darwin, Thoreau, and such key twentieth-century ecologists as Rachel Carson, Frederic Clements, Aldo Leopold, James Lovelock, and Eugene Odum.

American Earth

Author: Bill McKibben
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 9781598530209
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A provocative anthology of top-selected American environmental writings from the past two centuries considers their influence on the ways in which people view the natural world and includes pieces by such figures as Henry David Thoreau, ...