Nature performed : environment, culture and performance

Title
Nature performed : environment, culture and performance / edited by Bronislaw Szerszynski, Wallace Heim and Claire Waterton.
Format
Book
Published
Oxford ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub./Sociological Review, 2003.
Description
vi, 226 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Other contributors
Szerszynski, Bronislaw.
Heim, Wallace.
Waterton, Claire.
Series
The Sociological review monographs
Uniform series
Sociological review monograph.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Performances and constitutions of natures: a consideration of the performance of lay geographies / David Crouch -- Ritual theory and the environment / Ronald Grimes -- A passionate pursuit: foxhunting as performance / Garry Marvin -- Green distinctions: the performance of identity among environmental activists / Dave Horton -- Performing safety in faulty environments / Peter Simmons -- Public participation as the performance of nature / Stephen Healy -- Performing the classification of nature / Claire Waterton -- Performing facts: finding a way over Scotland's mountains / Hayden Lorimer and Katrin Lund -- Performing place in nature reserves / Matt Watson -- Feral ecologies: performing life on the colonial periphery / Nigel Clark -- Slow activism: homelands, love and the lightbulb / Wallace Heim -- Technology, performance and life itself: Hannah Arendt and the fate of nature / Bronislaw Szerszynski.
Subject headings
Nature--Effect of human beings on.
Performative (Philosophy)
Human beings--Effect of environment on.
ISBN
1405114649

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
GF75 .N37 2003
Location
Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks
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