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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 related to Thoreau's Living Ethics: Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue.   

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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How Many Is Too Many?: The Progressive Argument for Reducing Immigration ...

Philip Cafaro - Political Science - 2015 - 336 pages
From the stony streets of Boston to the rail lines of California, from General Relativity to Google, one of the surest truths of our history is the fact that America has been ...
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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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Emerson & Thoreau: Figures of Friendship

John T. Lysaker, William John Rossi - Philosophy - 2010 - 203 pages
This lively volume explores the theme of friendship in the lives and works of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau. Written from diverse perspectives, the essays offer ...
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The Political Thought of Henry David Thoreau: Privatism and the Practice of ...

Jonathan McKenzie - Philosophy - 2015 - 214 pages
Today, Henry David Thoreau's status as one of America's most influential public intellectuals remains unchallenged. Recent scholarship on Thoreau has highlighted his activism ...
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The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau's Civil Disobedience

Bob Pepperman Taylor - Philosophy - 2014 - 232 pages
Since its publication in 1849, Henry David Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience has influenced protestors, activists and political thinkers all over the world. Including the full text ...
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Henry David Thoreau

Harold Bloom - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 154 pages
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Walden x 40: Essays on Thoreau

Robert B. Ray - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 204 pages
In 1845, Henry David Thoreau moved from his parents’ house in Concord, Massachusetts, to a one-room cabin on land owned by his mentor, Ralph Waldo Emerson. After 26 months he ...
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By the Sweat of the Brow: Literature and Labor in Antebellum America

Nicholas K. Bromell - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 278 pages
Nevertheless, writers resisted identifying their labor as purely or simply bodily, both because society placed mental and spiritual labor at the top of its scale of values and ...
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