Morel Tales: The Culture of Mushrooming

Morel Tales: The Culture of Mushrooming

by Gary Alan Fine
     
 

Gary Fine explores how Americans attempt to give meaning to the natural world that surrounds them. Fine suggests that the meanings we assign to the natural environment are culturally grounded and he supports this claim by examining the fascinating world of mushrooming.See more details below

Overview

Gary Fine explores how Americans attempt to give meaning to the natural world that surrounds them. Fine suggests that the meanings we assign to the natural environment are culturally grounded and he supports this claim by examining the fascinating world of mushrooming.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674089358
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.49(w) x 9.55(h) x 1.07(d)

Meet the Author

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Being in Nature

Meaningful Mushrooms

Sharing the Woods

Talking Wild

Organizing Naturalists

Fungus and Its Publics

Naturework and the Taming of the Wild

Notes

Index

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >