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 Lost

Author: David Ross Williams
Publisher: Susquehanna University Press
ISBN: 9780941664219
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This book establishes that there is a consistent tradition of wilderness imagery in American literature, A psychological reading of theology is applied to the writings of such authors as Thomas Hooker, Jonathan Edwards, Thoreau, Hawthorne, ...

Who Controls Public Lands

Author: Christopher McGrory Klyza
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807862533
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Leopold as quoted in Nash, Wilderness and the American Mind, p. 186; ibid., pp.
182–99, 208–9. See also Leopold, Sand County Almanac; Meine, Aldo Leopold,
OelSchlaeger, Idea of Wilderness, pp. 20.5–42. 33. As quoted in Fox, “We Want ...

A Storied Wilderness

Author: James W. Feldman
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295802979
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and regional (usually western) identity, see Marguerite S. Shaffer, See America
First: Tourism and National Identity, 1880–1940 ... 8 Nash, Wilderness and the
American Mind; Barbara Novak, Nature and Culture: American Landscape
Painting, ...

The Family

Author: Jeff Sharlet
Publisher: Univ. of Queensland Press
ISBN: 9780702236945
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But the captive taken was wilderness itself, and the captor was the American
religion. Jonathan Edwards — and, later, Charles Gran- dison Finney — did not
so much tame the wilderness of the American mind as tap its secret power.
Nearly a ...

Lost In The Backwoods Scots And The North American Wilderness

Author: Jenni Calder
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748647406
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R. L. Stevenson, Kidnapped Any place in which a person feels stripped of
guidance, lost, and perplexed may be called a wilderness. Roderick Nash,
Wilderness and the American Mind The burgh of Stirling was once a frontier town
. It stands at ...

Methodism In The American Forest

Author: Russell E. Richey
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190266562
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See George H. Williams, Wilderness and Paradise in Christian Thought (New
York: Harper, 1962); Roderick Nash, Wilderness and the American Mind, 3d. ed. (
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982) See Catherine L. Albanese, Nature ...

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本书从“荒野”一词在欧洲的起源开始,探讨了20世纪前欧裔美国人对待自然的或积极或消极的各种态度,以及他们对北美荒野地区的保护和发展的影响.

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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Paul Sutter, Driven Wild: How the Fight against Automobiles Launched the
Modern Wilderness Movement (Seattle: ... Wilderness and the American Mind;
Doug Scott, The Enduring Wilderness: Protecting our National Heritage through
the ...