By Richard J. Schneider,Lawrence Buell
The participants to this stimulating assortment tackle the ways that Thoreau and his successors try to take care of the fundamental epistemological break up among perceiver and position inherent in writing approximately nature; similar discussions contain the categories of discourse most popular for writing approximately position. They concentrate on the effect on Thoreau and his successors of culturally developed assumptions deriving from technological know-how, politics, race, gender, heritage, and literary conventions. ultimately, they discover the results surrounding a writer's appropriation or maybe exploitation of locations and objects.
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Thoreaus Sense of Place: Essays in American Environmental Writing (American Land & Life) by Richard J. Schneider,Lawrence Buell