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Ecocritique : contesting the politics of nature, economy, and culture

Author: Timothy W Luke
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1997.
Series: JSTOR EBA.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Timothy Luke exposes how ecological critics, organizations, and movements manipulate our conception of the environment. Turning the tables on the ecocritics, Luke demonstrates how ecocriticism can move beyond its familiar confines to engage larger cultural, economic, and political questions.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Luke, Timothy W.
Ecocritique.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1997
(DLC) 97012049
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy W Luke
ISBN: 9780816687619 0816687617
OCLC Number: 232159947
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 253 pages)
Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction. Contesting the Politics of Nature, Economy, and Culture; 1 Deep Ecology as Political Philosophy; 2 Ecological Politics and Local Struggles: Earth First! as an Environmental Resistance Movement; 3 The Nature Conservancy or the Nature Cemetery: Buying and Selling "Perpetual Care" as Environmental Resistance; 4 Worldwatching at the Limits of Growth; 5 Environmental Emulations: Terraforming Technologies and the Tourist Trade at Biosphere 2; 6 Green Consumerism: Ecology and the Ruse of Recycling; 7 Marcuse and the Politics of Radical Ecology.
Series Title: JSTOR EBA.
Responsibility: Timothy W. Luke.

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This critical analysis re-reads ecocriticism to reveal how power and economy, society and culture, community and technology compete over the embattled ecosystems of nature. It considers how the  Read more...

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