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The Resource Xerophilia : ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature, Tom Lynch ; foreword by Scott Slovic

Xerophilia : ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature, Tom Lynch ; foreword by Scott Slovic

Label
Xerophilia : ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature
Title
Xerophilia
Title remainder
ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature
Statement of responsibility
Tom Lynch ; foreword by Scott Slovic
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Ecocritical study of multicultural literature of the American Southwest, Xerophilia centers on the love of desert places to examine how Southwestern writers contribute to a sustainable bioregional culture. Analyzes a variety of genres in terms of environmental justice theory, phenomenology, border studies, ethnography, entomology, conservation biology, environmental history, and ecoaesthetics"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/979
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.E25
LC item number
L96 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Xerophilia : ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature, Tom Lynch ; foreword by Scott Slovic
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0819/2008022938.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-251) and index
Contents
Introduction: The Southwest : from region to bioregions -- Acequia culture : watershed consciousness and environmental justice in the literature of the upper Rio Grande bioregion -- Border(home)lands : bioregional readings in border literature -- Dignifying the overlooked : invertebrates in southwestern literature -- Re-sensing place : ecological aesthetics, embodied experience, and environmental literature -- Conclusion: Saving Tortugas Arroyo : are words enough?
Control code
230915757
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 264 p.
Isbn
9780896726383
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008022938
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)230915757
Label
Xerophilia : ecocritical explorations in southwestern literature, Tom Lynch ; foreword by Scott Slovic
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0819/2008022938.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-251) and index
Contents
Introduction: The Southwest : from region to bioregions -- Acequia culture : watershed consciousness and environmental justice in the literature of the upper Rio Grande bioregion -- Border(home)lands : bioregional readings in border literature -- Dignifying the overlooked : invertebrates in southwestern literature -- Re-sensing place : ecological aesthetics, embodied experience, and environmental literature -- Conclusion: Saving Tortugas Arroyo : are words enough?
Control code
230915757
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 264 p.
Isbn
9780896726383
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008022938
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)230915757

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