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Books Books 1 - 9 of about 9 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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Emerson, Thoreau, and the Role of the Cultural Critic

Sam McGuire Worley - Philosophy - 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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Essential Transcendentalists

Richard G. Geldard - Philosophy - 2005 - 272 pages
Interest abounds in the work of the Transcendentalists, such as Emerson, Thoreau, and Bronson Alcott. Each year, tens of thousands of readers rediscover Transcendental thought ...
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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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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 - 2007 - 244 pages
Henry David Thoreau was a naturalist, transcendentalist, philosopher, and essayist. His views on civil disobedience and nature have become a part of the American character ...
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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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