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Books Books 1 - 8 of about 8 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 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 - 202 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
Dynamic and unpredictable, this collection weaves together 12 poignant tales rooted in contemporary South Africa. The short stories explore the poverty and violence of the ...
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The Politics of Moralizing

Jane Bennett, Michael J. Shapiro - Philosophy - 2013 - 264 pages
The Politics of Moralizing issues a stern warning about the risks of speaking, writing, and thinking in a manner too confident about one's own judgments and asks, "Can a clear ...
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