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Thoreau's sense of place : essays in American environmental writing /

edited by Richard J. Schneider ; foreword by Lawrence Buell.

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Names: Schneider, Richard J.,
Published: Iowa City : University of iowa press, ©2000.
Series: American land and life series.
Topics: Environmental protection - United States - History. | American literature - History and criticism. | Natural history - United States - History. | Environmental protection in literature. | Place (Philosophy) in literature. | Nature in literature. | Setting (Literature) | Environnement - Protection - États-Unis - Histoire. | Littérature américaine - Histoire et critique. | Sciences naturelles - États-Unis - Histoire. | Environnement - Protection dans la littérature. | Lieu (Philosophie) dans la littérature. | Nature dans la littérature. | Espace et temps (Littérature) | LITERARY CRITICISM - American - General. | NATURE - Essays. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Knowledge - Natural history. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Views on environmental protection. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Influence. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Et les sciences naturelles. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Et la protection de l'environnement. | Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 - Influence.
Regions: United States.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc. | History. | Electronic book.
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Believing in nature : wilderness and wildness in Thoreauvian science / Laura Dassow Walls -- Thoreau's transcendental ecocentrism / William Rossi -- "Climate does thus react on man" : wildness and geographic determinism in Thoreau's "Walking" / Richard J. Schneider -- "In search of a more human nature" : Wendell Berry's revision of Thoreau's experiment / Ted Olson -- Water-signs : place and metaphor in Dillard and Thoreau / James A. Papa, Jr. -- Written world : place and history in Thoreau's "A Walk to Wachusett" / David M. Robinson -- Thoreau, Thomas Cole, and Asher Durand : composing the American landscape / Isaiah Smithson.
Reading home : Thoreau, literature, and the phenomenon of inhabitation / Peter Blakemore -- Seeing the west side of any mountain : Thoreau and contemporary ecological poetry / J. Scott Bryson -- Ten ways of seeing landscapes in Walden and beyond / James G. McGrath -- Sauntering in the industrial wilderness / Bernard W. Quetchenbach -- Walden, Rural Hours, and the dilemma of representation / Rochelle Johnson -- Wordsworth and Thoreau : two versions of pastoral / Greg Garrard -- Humanity as "a part and parcel of nature" : a comparative study of Thoreau's and Taoist concepts of nature / Aimin Cheng -- Speaking for nature : Thoreau and the "problem" of "nature writing" / Nancy Craig Simmons -- Depopulation, deforestation, and the actual Walden Pond / Robert Sattelmeyer -- Skirting Lowell : the exceptional work of nature in A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers / Stephen Germic -- Rustling Thoreau's cattle : wildness and domesticity in "Walking" / Barbara "Barney" Nelson -- Counter frictions : writing and activism in the work of Abbey and Thoreau / Susan M. Lucas.

Table of Contents for: Thoreau's sense of place : essays in Ame