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A reenchanted world : the quest for a new kinship with nature, James William Gibson

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A reenchanted world : the quest for a new kinship with nature
Title
A reenchanted world
Title remainder
the quest for a new kinship with nature
Statement of responsibility
James William Gibson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An investigation into modern society's rediscovery of the sacred in nature shares an optimistic assessment of how today's world is less apt to dismiss nature as a raw resource, in an account that traces the roles of such contributors as Greenpeace, evangelicals, and geneticists
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303078
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Gibson, James William
Dewey number
304.2
Index
index present
LC call number
GF41
LC item number
.G53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • Political ecology
Target audience
adult
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the quest for a new kinship with nature
Label
A reenchanted world : the quest for a new kinship with nature, James William Gibson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Modernity and its discontents -- Animals who speak to us -- Holy lands -- Space exploration, Gaia, and the greening of religion -- Eco-warriors, symbolic politics, and blood sacrifice -- Loving it to death -- Imitation wildness and the sacred casino -- Bush, big business, and the Christian right declare war on the land -- Resistance to the right -- The journey ahead
Control code
ocn236117314
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 306 p.
Isbn
9780805078350
Lccn
2008031695
System control number
(OCoLC)236117314
Label
A reenchanted world : the quest for a new kinship with nature, James William Gibson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Modernity and its discontents -- Animals who speak to us -- Holy lands -- Space exploration, Gaia, and the greening of religion -- Eco-warriors, symbolic politics, and blood sacrifice -- Loving it to death -- Imitation wildness and the sacred casino -- Bush, big business, and the Christian right declare war on the land -- Resistance to the right -- The journey ahead
Control code
ocn236117314
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 306 p.
Isbn
9780805078350
Lccn
2008031695
System control number
(OCoLC)236117314

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