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Wilderness and the American mind

by Roderick Nash

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States,
    • Nature conservation -- United States,
    • United States -- Civilization

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoderick Nash.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .N37 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 425 p. ;
      Number of Pages425
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3485349M
      ISBN 100300029055, 0300029101
      LC Control Number82004874

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Wilderness and the American Mind. Nash's study in this book concerns the attitude of Americans' toward the idea of wilderness. He discusses the different attitudes that American's have had toward nature since colonization and the changing uses and definitions of 'wilderness' in that context.

I started reading Wilderness and the American Mind, Fifth Addition by Roderick Frazier Nash last summer and finished it today. Why did it take me so long to finish this book.

Well, mainly I stopped reading it when school started because my classes focused heavily on environmental sciences/5. Aug 01,  · "The Book of Genesis for conservationists"--Dave Foreman Roderick Nash's classic study of changing attitudes toward wilderness during American history, as well as the origins of the environmental and conservation movements, has received wide acclaim since its Cited by: Jan 28,  · “The Book of Genesis for conservationists”—Dave Foreman Roderick Nash’s classic study of changing attitudes toward wilderness during American history, as well as the origins of the environmental and conservation movements, has received wide acclaim since its.

Aug 11,  · “Wilderness and the American Mind is a must-read for anyone who wants to understand wilderness and the American conservation movement.

It is a peerless work and irreplaceable for everyone who cares for Nature.”—Dave Foreman, Chairman of. Wilderness and the American Mind, 5th Edition.

First published inthe 5 th edition of this seminal book about the history of the idea of wilderness in American culture retains the chapters of the first four editions while adding a prologue and epilogue by Nash and a preface by Char Miller. It’s a pleasure to have an excuse to re-read this book.

It has animated, inspired, and taught. Jan 28,  · For the fifth edition, Nash has written a new preface and epilogue that brings Wilderness and the American Mind into dialogue with contemporary debates about wilderness. Char Miller’s foreword provides a twenty-first-century perspective on how the environmental movement has changed, including the ways in which contemporary scholars are Brand: Yale University Press.

Wilderness and the American Mind Quotes Showing of 1 “The land is like the garden of Eden before them,” wrote the author of Joel, “but after them a desolate wilderness.” ― Roderick Nash, Wilderness and the American Mind: Fifth Edition. Wilderness and the American Mind: Fifth Edition, Edition 5 - Ebook written by Roderick Frazier Nash.

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Wilderness and the American mind. 4th ed. New Haven ; London: Yale University Press. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Nash, Roderick. Wilderness and the American Mind. New Haven ; London: Yale University Press. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Nash, Roderick, Wilderness and the American Mind.

Jan 28,  · For the fifth edition, Nash has written a new preface and epilogue that brings Wilderness and the American Mind into dialogue with contemporary debates about wilderness. Char Miller’s foreword provides a twenty-first-century perspective on how the environmental movement has changed, including the ways in which contemporary scholars are.

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Nash chronicles how ideas about wilderness, a particular kind of nature, have developed, especially in the American context. The Book That Launched A Thousand Parks: Wilderness And The American Mind Submitted by Alfred Runte on February 23, - am National Parks Traveler In part inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act (September 3, ), Wilderness and the American Mind by Roderick Nash is now being offered in a fifth edition by Yale University.

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