The Future of Environmental Criticism
Environmental Crisis and Literary Imagination
By (author) Lawrence Buell
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Future of Environmental Criticism by Lawrence Buell
Book DescriptionWritten by one of the world's leading theorists in ecocriticism, this manifesto provides a critical summary of the ecocritical movement. This is a critical summary of the emerging discipline of 'ecocriticism'. It was written by one of the world's leading theorists in ecocriticism. It traces the history of the ecocritical movement from its roots in the 1970s through to its diversification and proliferation today. It takes an account of different ecocritical positions and directions. It describes major tensions within ecocriticism and addresses major criticisms of the movement. It looks to the future of ecocriticism, proposing that discourses of the environment should become a permanent part of literary and cultural studies.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405124768
(230mm x 157mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Jun-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Shades of the Planet, Paperback (March 2007)» View all books by Lawrence Buell
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Author Biography - Lawrence Buell
Lawrence Buell is Professor of English at Harvard University. He is best known for his two previous books on environmental criticism, The Environmental Imagination (1995) and Writing for an Endangered World (2001). His book on Emerson (2003) was also widely admired.
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