Download e-book for kindle: Ecocriticism (The New Critical Idiom) by Greg Garrard

By Greg Garrard

Ecocriticism explores the ways that we think and painting the connection among people and the surroundings in all components of cultural construction, from Wordsworth and Thoreau via to Google Earth, J.M. Coetzee and Werner Herzog’s Grizzly guy.



Greg Garrard’s lively and available quantity strains the advance of the move and explores its key innovations, including:



  • pollution

  • wilderness

  • apocalypse

  • dwelling

  • animals

  • earth.


Featuring a newly rewritten bankruptcy on animal reports, and contemplating queer and postcolonial ecocriticism and the effect of globalisation, this totally up-to-date moment variation additionally offers a thesaurus of phrases and recommendations for additional studying in print and on-line.



Concise, transparent, and authoritative, Ecocriticism bargains the precise advent to this important topic for college students of literary and cultural studies.

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