Record:   Prev Next
作者 Pike, Sarah M., 1959- author
書名 For the wild : ritual and commitment in radical eco-activism / Sarah M. Pike
出版項 Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2017]
©2017
國際標準書號 9780520294950 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520294967 (pbk : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 民族所圖書館  HV4708 .P565 2017    在架上    30520020844859
說明 xi, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-282) and index
Freedom and insurrection around a fire -- Youth culture and the roots of contemporary activism -- Childhood landscapes of wonder and awe -- Into the forest -- Liberation's crusade -- Circles of community, strategies of inclusion -- Rites of grief and mourning
"For the Wild explores the ways in which the commitments of radical environmental and animal-rights activists develop through powerful experiences with the larger-than-human world during childhood and young adulthood. The book addresses the question of how and why activists come to value nonhuman animals and the natural world as worthy of protection. Emotions and memories of wonder, love, compassion, anger, and grief shape activists' protest practices and help us understand their deep-rooted commitments to the planet and its creatures. Drawing on analyses of activist art, music, and writings, as well as interviews and participant-observation in activist communities, Sarah M. Pike delves into the sacred duties of these often misunderstood and marginalized groups with openness and sensitivity."--Provided by publisher
鏈接 Online version: Pike, Sarah M., 1959- author. For the wild Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2017] 9780520967892 (DLC) 2017015386
主題 Animal rights -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States
Animal rights movement -- United States
Animal rights activists -- United States
Environmentalists -- United States -- Attitudes
Nature -- Effect of human beings on
Environmental ethics -- United States
Record:   Prev Next