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Environmental Virtue Ethics

Ronald D. Sandler, Philip Cafaro - Philosophy - 2005 - 240 pages
There is one certainty regarding the human relationship with nature-there is no getting away from it. But while a relationship with nature is a given, the nature of that ...
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Life on the Brink: Environmentalists Confront Overpopulation

Philip Cafaro, Eileen Crist - Political Science - 2012 - 352 pages
Life on the Brink aspires to reignite a robust discussion of population issues among environmentalists, environmental studies scholars, policymakers, and the general public ...
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Thoreau's Importance for Philosophy

Rick Anthony Furtak, Jonathan Ellsworth, James D. Reid - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 300 pages
This title explores Thoreau's philosophical significance, and argues how we can still learn from his polemical conception of philosophy. The contributors approach Thoreau's ...
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More Day to Dawn: Thoreau's Walden for the Twenty-first Century

Sandra Harbert Petrulionis, Laura Dassow Walls - Literary Collections - 2007 - 252 pages
'Walden' is one of the most frequently assigned texts in literature classes across America. This work explores a range of topics: 'Walden's' climb to fame; modes of ...
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America's Bachelor Uncle: Thoreau and the American Polity

Bob Pepperman Taylor - Fiction - 1996 - 180 pages
Emphatically revisionist, Bob Pepperman Taylor reveals a Thoreau most people never knew existed. Contrary to conventional views, Taylor argues that Thoreau was one of America's ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Ralph Waldo Emerson

Joel Porte, Saundra Morris - Literary Collections - 1999 - 280 pages
A collection of newly commissioned essays provides a critical introduction to pastor and poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson.
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Emerson, Thoreau, and the Role of the Cultural Critic

Sam McGuire Worley - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 174 pages
Reinterprets important works of the social criticism of Emerson and Thoreau as being based in defense of community.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Harold Bloom - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2008 - 232 pages
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