Slow Violence And The Environmentalism Of The Poor

Author: Rob Nixon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674049306
Size: 51.37 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 1829
Download Read Online
Rob Nixon focuses on the inattention we have paid to the lethality of many environmental crises, in contrast with the sensational, spectacle-driven messaging that impels public activism today.

Slow Violence And The Environmentalism Of The Poor

Author: Rob Nixon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674061195
Size: 53.38 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1651
Download Read Online
Rob Nixon focuses on the inattention we have paid to the lethality of many environmental crises, in contrast with the sensational, spectacle-driven messaging that impels public activism today.

The Better Angels Of Our Nature

Author: Steven Pinker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101544643
Size: 63.58 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 5612
Download Read Online
How has this happened? This groundbreaking book continues Pinker's exploration of the esesnce of human nature, mixing psychology and history to provide a remarkable picture of an increasingly nonviolent world.

Material Ecocriticism

Author: Serenella Iovino
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 025301400X
Size: 18.42 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 117
Download Read Online
Bringing ecocriticism closer to the material turn, the contributions to this landmark volume focus on material forces and substances, the agency of things, processes, narratives and stories, and making meaning out of the world.

Sense Of Place And Sense Of Planet

Author: Ursula K. Heise
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199714803
Size: 63.58 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 1247
Download Read Online
Both parts of the book combine in-depth theoretical discussion with detailed analyses of novels, poems, films, computer software and installation artworks from the US and abroad that translate new connections between global, national and ...

Unbowed

Author: Wangari Maathai
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307492338
Size: 78.91 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 4388
Download Read Online
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Ecocriticism And Italy

Author: Serenella Iovino
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472571673
Size: 63.25 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4087
Download Read Online
Examining cases where justice, society and politics interlace with stories of land and life, pollution and redemption, the book argues that literature, art and criticism are able to transform the unexpressed voices of these suffering worlds ...

Flammable Environmental Suffering In An Argentine Shantytown

Author: Austin Javier Auyero Lozano Long Professor of Latin American Sociology University of Texas
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199706689
Size: 61.10 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4943
Download Read Online
How are perceptions and misperceptions shared within a community? Based on archival research and two and a half years of collaborative ethnographic fieldwork in Flammable, this book examines the lived experiences of environmental suffering.

Pious Fashion

Author: Elizabeth Bucar
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674976169
Size: 21.73 MB
Format: PDF
View: 7181
Download Read Online
She invites readers to join her in three Muslim-majority nations as she surveys pious fashion from head to toe and shows how Muslim women approach the question “What to wear?” with style.