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Thoreau's Living Ethics : Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue.

Author: Philip Cafaro
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cafaro, Philip.
Thoreau's Living Ethics : Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Cafaro
ISBN: 9780820336664 0820336661
OCLC Number: 1038825107
Description: 1 online resource (287 pages)
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; The Challenge; First Responses; Life; Awakening; Self-Culture; Our Chief End; The Good Life; Higher Goals; Pleasure and Intellect; Virtue; Recovering the Ancient Concept of Virtue; Recovering the Pursuit of Virtue; Recovering Full Human Virtue; Romantic Virtue; Virtue and Duty; Resolution; Economy; First Things First; Economy as Method and Metaphor; The Train to Fitchburg; The Bean Field; Solitude and Society; The Virtues of Solitude; Neighbors; Friendship; Emerson and Thoreau; Nature; Fishy Virtue; Higher Laws; The Bean Field; The Ponds; Challenges. ConservationPolitics; Anti-slavery; Citizenship; Heroism; Anti-mammonism; Patriotism; Foundations; Thoreau's Naturalism; Thoreau's Idealism; Thoreau's Experimentalism; Philosophical Foundations; Death; A Note to the Reader; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z.


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