Culture, environment and ecopolitics

by Nick Heffernan

Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Pub. in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Written in English
Published: Pages: 285 Downloads: 994
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  • Ecocriticism,
  • Political ecology,
  • Environmental protection in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Nick Heffernan and David A. Wragg
LC ClassificationsPN98.E36 C85 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 285 p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25333307M
ISBN 101443832014
ISBN 109781443832014
LC Control Number2012429447

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