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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 12 related to Thoreau's nature: ethics, politics, and the wild.    

The Enchantment of Modern Life: Attachments, Crossings, and Ethics

Jane Bennett - Philosophy - 2001 - 213 pages
It is a commonplace that the modern world cannot be experienced as enchanted--that the very concept of enchantment belongs to past ages of superstition. Jane Bennett challenges ...
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The Politics of Moralizing

Jane Bennett, Michael J. Shapiro - Philosophy - 2002 - 248 pages
Through postcolonial studies, indigenous perspectives are finally being heard, challenging various Western views of the world. However, these challenges are often made in the ...
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In the Nature of Things: Language, Politics, and the Environment

Jane Bennett, William Chaloupka - Philosophy - 1993 - 275 pages
Annotation. Informed by recent developments in literary criticism and social theory, this book addresses the presumption that nature exists independent of culture and, in ...
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The Pill: Are You Sure It's for You?

Jane Bennett, Alexandra Pope - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2008 - 324 pages
While a birth control pill is taken by most women at some stage in their lives, few realize that it is not without side effects. Clear links have been made between oral ...
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Vibrant Matter: A Political Ecology of Things

Jane Bennett - Philosophy - 2009 - 176 pages
In Vibrant Matter the political theorist Jane Bennett, renowned for her work on nature, ethics, and affect, shifts her focus from the human experience of things to things ...
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Porcupine: Short Stories

Jane Bennett - Fiction - 2008 - 150 pages
Maverick and out-of-the-ordinary short stories, set in New York, Cape Town, and the sky
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The Digital Evolution of Live Music

Angela Cresswell Jones, Jane Bennett - Social Science - 2015 - 208 pages
The concept of ‘live’ has changed as a consequence of mediated culture. Interaction may occur in real time, but not necessarily in shared physical spaces with others. The ...
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Ethics, politics, and education

Isaac Baer Berkson - Education - 1968 - 348 pages
Discussion of educational policies in light of scientific thought, economic processes, and world politics. Analysis and commentary on educational philosophy and curriculum ...
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Ethics, politics and the independent counsel: executive power, executive ...

Terry Eastland, National Legal Center for the Public Interest - Law - 1989 - 189 pages
Ethics, Politics, and the Independent Counsel is the first-ever book-length study of the "special prosecutor" law passed in the aftermath of Watergate. Terry Eastland examines ...
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