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Rachel Carson : legacy and challenge

Title
Rachel Carson : legacy and challenge / edited by Lisa H. Sideris and Kathleen Dean Moore.
Format
Book
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Published
Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, c2008.
Description
ix, 287 p. ; 24 cm.
Other contributors
Sideris, Lisa H.
Moore, Kathleen Dean.
Series
SUNY series in environmental philosophy and ethics
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • A legacy of activism and advocacy
  • One patriot / Terry Tempest Williams
  • Rachel Carson's scientific and ocean legacies / Jane Lubchenco
  • Rachel Carson and George J. Wallace : why public environmental scientists should be advocates for nature / Peter C. List
  • Ethics on land and at sea
  • Rachel Carson's environmental ethics / Philip Cafaro
  • Thinking like a mackerel : Rachel Carson's Under the sea-wind as a source for a trans-ecotonal sea ethic / Susan Power Bratton
  • The conceptual foundations of Rachel Carson's sea ethic / J. Baird Callicott and Elyssa Back
  • Rachel Carson's The sea around us, ocean-centrism, and a nascent ocean ethic / Gary Kroll
  • Reflections on gender and science
  • The ecological body : Rachel Carson, Silent spring, and breast cancer / Lisa H. Sideris
  • Science and spirit : struggles of the early Rachel Carson / Maril Hazlett
  • "Silence, miss Carson!" : science, gender, and the reception of Silent spring / Michael Smith
  • An ongoing toxic discourse
  • After Silent spring : ecological effects of pesticides on public health and on birds and other organisms / David Pimentel
  • Contested icons : Rachel Carson and DDT / Steve Maguire
  • In her footsteps / Christopher Merrill
  • Living downstream of Silent spring / Sandra Steingraber
  • A legacy of wonder
  • The secular and religious sources of Rachel Carson's sense of wonder / Lisa H. Sideris
  • How to value a flower : locating beauty in toxic landscapes / Vera Norwood
  • The truth of the barnacles : Rachel Carson and the moral significance of wonder / Kathleen Dean Moore.
Subject headings
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
Environmental ethics.
Pesticides--Environmental aspects.
ISBN
9780791474716 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0791474712 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780791474723 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0791474720 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
QH31.C33 R33 2008
Location
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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
QH31.C33 R33 2008
Location
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
QH31.C33 R33 2008
Location
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