Learning To Die In The Anthropocene

Author: Roy Scranton
Publisher: City Lights Publishers
ISBN: 087286670X
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Plato argued that to philosophize is to learn to die. If that’s true, says Scranton, then we have entered humanity’s most philosophical age--for this is precisely the problem of the Anthropocene.

Philosophical Approaches To Demonology

Author: Benjamin W McCraw
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1315466767
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Ann Arbor: Open Humanities Press. Morton, Timothy. 2016. ... “Introduction: The
Materiality of Media and Waste. ... Learning to Die in the Anthropocene:
Reflections on the End of a Civilization. San Francisco: City Lights Books.
Wallach, John.

Coexistentialism And The Unbearable Intimacy Of Ecological Emergency

Author: Sam Mickey
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498517676
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Worlds without End: The Many Lives of the Multiverse. New York: ... Learning to
Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization. San Francisco:
City Lights Books, 2015. Seidell, Streeter. White Whine: A Study of First-World
Problems. Avon: Adams Media, 2013. ... London: Open Humanities Press, 2015.

After Nature

Author: Jedediah Purdy
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674368223
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The facts of the Anthropocene are scientific—emissions, pollens, extinctions—but its shape and meaning are questions for politics. Jedediah Purdy develops a politics for this post-natural world.

The Shock Of The Anthropocene

Author: Christophe Bonneuil
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1784780812
Size: 72.50 MB
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Refuting the convenient view of a “human species” that upset the Earth system, unaware of what it was doing, this book proposes the first critical history of the Anthropocene, shaking up many accepted ideas: about our supposedly recent ...

The Great Acceleration

Author: J. R. McNeill
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674545036
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Humans have altered the planet’s biogeochemical systems without consciously managing them. The Great Acceleration explains the causes, consequences, and uncertainties of this massive uncontrolled experiment.

Ecocriticism On The Edge

Author: Timothy Clark
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474246303
Size: 70.37 MB
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The book includes analyses of literary works, including texts by Paule Marshall, Gary Snyder, Ben Okri, Henry Lawson, Lorrie Moore and Raymond Carver.

Flight Ways

Author: Thom van Dooren
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231537441
Size: 46.19 MB
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Written in eloquent and moving prose, the book takes stock of what is lost when a life form disappears from the world -- the wide-ranging ramifications that ripple out to implicate a number of human and more-than-human others.

The Balance Of Nature

Author: John Kricher
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400830268
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The Balance of Nature forcefully argues that an understanding of the dynamic nature of ecology and evolution is essential to formulating policies of environmental ethics to guide humanity toward a more responsible stewardship of our planet ...