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The Roots of Environmental Consciousness

Popular Tradition and Personal Experience, 1st Edition

Edited by Stephen Hussey, Paul Thompson


236 pages

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This book examines the roots of contemporary environmental consciousness and action in terms of both popular experience and tradition. A wide range of geographical and thematic case-studies explore the myth, tradition and collective memory that shape our environmental thought.

Containing a wealth of empirical source material, this book will be invaluable for sociologists and historians alike.

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Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative

New International Debates

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HISTORY / General