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Title Climate consciousness and environmental activism in composition : writing to save the world / edited by Joseph R. Lease
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, 2020
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  PE1404 .C5455 2020    AVAILABLE    30600020136389
Descript vi, 218 pages ; 24 cm
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Series Ecocritical theory and practice
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-209) and index
Intoduction : now more than ever / Joseph R. Lease -- Sustainability and writing: radishes, scythes, Thoreau, and students / Ron Balthazor -- Ecotopia revisited in image: the imagined (and enacted) and promise of Portland / Hill Taylor -- "Meanderings to the river": a sustainable approach to teaching sustainability in first-year composition / Deborah Church Miller, Lindsay Tigue, and Kim Waters -- Reflecting on action & acting on reflection: high-impact practices for transformative learning in sustainability / Justin Rademaekers and Cheryl Wanko -- Design thinking and sustainability problem solving: reconceptualizing a first-year, writing-intensive seminar / Joseph R. Lease, Matthew R. Martin, and Joanne Chu -- Creating sustainability through creativity: using creative writing to reframe and build connections / Lesley Hawkens -- East to West-the interconnectedness of all things created / Pamela Herron -- "Against sustainability": and other provocations for a first-year writing -intensive seminar / Abby L. Goode
"This volume addresses the pressing need to continue the work of bringing sustainability into the college classroom. It provides accounts from a variety of instructors' experiences with and best practices for incorporating climate change issues into writing-intensive courses"-- Provided by publisher
Subject English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching
Natural history -- Authorship -- Study and teaching
Environmental literature -- Authorship -- Study and teaching
Ecology -- Authorship -- Study and teaching
Interdisciplinary approach in education
Academic writing -- Study and teaching
Nature study
Alt Author Lease, Joseph R., 1977- editor
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