Ecocriticism (The New Cricital Idiom Series) / Edition 1 by Greg Garrard | 9780415196925 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Ecocriticism (The New Cricital Idiom Series) / Edition 1

Ecocriticism (The New Cricital Idiom Series) / Edition 1

by Greg Garrard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415196922

ISBN-13: 9780415196925

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Inspired by a range of ecological movements, ecocriticism explores the ways in which we imagine and portray the relationship between humans and the environment in all areas of cultural production, from Wordsworth and Thoreau to Disney and BBC nature documentaries. Greg Garrard's animated and accessible volume traces the development of the movement and explores the

Overview

Inspired by a range of ecological movements, ecocriticism explores the ways in which we imagine and portray the relationship between humans and the environment in all areas of cultural production, from Wordsworth and Thoreau to Disney and BBC nature documentaries. Greg Garrard's animated and accessible volume traces the development of the movement and explores the concepts which have most occupied ecocritics, including:

* pollution
* wilderness
* apocalypse
* dwelling
* animals
* earth.
Featuring an invaluable glossary of terms and suggestions for further reading, this is the first student-friendly introduction to one of the newest and most exciting trends in literary and cultural studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415196925
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Series:
New Critical Idiom Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

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