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8.9: Suggestions for Further Reading

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  • Sources on Ecocriticism

    Bennett, Michael, and David Warfield, eds. The Nature of Cities: Ecocriticism and Urban Environments. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1999.

    Branch, Michael P., and Scott Slovic, eds. The ISLE Reader: Ecocriticism, 1993–2003. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2003.

    Bryson, J. Scott, ed. Ecopoetry: A Critical Introduction. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2002.

    Buell, Lawrence. The Environmental Imaginantion: Thoreau, Nature Writing, and the Formation of American Culture. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1995.

    ———. The Future of Environmental Criticism: Environmental Crisis and the Literary Imagination. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2009.

    ———. Writing for an Endangered World: Literature, Culture, and Environment in the US and Beyond. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2001.

    Clark, Timothy, ed. The Cambridge Introduction to Literature and the Environment. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2011.

    Coupe, Lawrence, ed. The Green Studies Reader: From Romanticism to Ecocriticism. New York: Routledge, 2000.

    Garrard, Greg. Ecocriticism. London: Routledge, 2004.

    Glotfelty, Cheryll, and Harold Fromm, eds. The Ecocriticism Reader: Landmarks in Literary Ecology. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1996.

    Huggan, Graham, and Helen Tiffin. Postcolonial Ecocriticism: Literature, Animals, Environment. New York: Routledge, 2010.

    Kroeber, Karl. Ecological Literary Criticism: Romantic Imagining and the Biology of Mind. New York: Columbia University Press, 1994.

    Love, Glen A. Practical Ecocriticism: Literature, Biology, and the Environment. Charlotesville: University of Virginia Press, 2003.

    Nelson, Barney. The Wild and the Domestic: Animal Representation, Ecocriticism, and Western American Literature. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2000.

    Sources on Ecofeminism

    Cuomo, Chris. Feminism and Ecological Communities. New York: Routledge, 1998.

    Gaard, Greta, and Patrick D. Murphy, eds. Ecofeminist Literary Criticism: Theory, Interpretation, Pedagogy. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1998.

    Griffin, Susan. The Eros of Everyday Life: Essays on Ecology, Gender and Society. New York: Anchor, 1995.

    ———. Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her. New York: Harper and Row, 1978.

    Mellor, Mary. Feminism and Ecology. New York: New York University Press, 1997.

    Merchant, Carolyn. Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture. New York: Routledge, 2003.

    Murphy, Patrick D. Literature, Nature, and Other: Ecofeminist Critiques. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1995.

    Plumwood, Val. Feminism and the Mastery of Nature. New York: Routledge, 1993.

    Salleh, Ariel Kay. Ecofeminism as Politics. London: Zed, 1997.

    Sturgeon, Noël. Ecofeminist Natures: Race, Gender, Feminist Theory, and Political Action. New York: Routledge, 1997.

    Warren, Karen. Ecofeminist Philosophy. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2000.

    ———, ed. Ecological Feminism. New York: Routledge, 1994.

    Sources on Darwinian Literary Criticism

    Boyd, Brian. On the Origin of Stories: Evolution, Cognition, and Fiction. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009.

    Carroll, Joseph. Literary Darwinism: Evolution, Human Nature, and Literature. New York: Routledge, 2004.

    Gottschall, Jonathan, and David Sloan Wilson, eds. The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2005.

    Zunshine, Lisa. Why We Read Fiction: Theory of Mind and the Novel. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2006.

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