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- The Origins of Sectarianism in Early Modern Ireland.
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Buy it Again. Make sure to buy your groceries and daily needs Buy Now. Let us wish you a happy birthday! But curiously enough, as Burgess points out, the English profession has failed to respond in any significant way to the issue of the environment, the acknowledgment of our place within the natural world and our need to live heedfully within it, at peril of our very survival. Curiosity must give way to incredulity at our unconcern when one reflects that in this area the problem-solving strategies of the past are increasingly ineffectual.
We have grown accustomed to living with crises, and to outliving them, or to resolving them in some manner or other with comparatively little harm to business as usual. But, as Lord Ashby explains, environmental degradation is more than just another crisis. For the rest of human history on the earth, says Ashby, we will have to live with problems of population, resources, and pollution.
Beyond the Frontier: Writers, Western Regionalism and a Sense of Place | Souq - Egypt
Given the fact that most of us in the profession of English would be offended at not being considered environmentally conscious and ecologically aware, how are we to account for our general failure to apply any sense of this awareness to our daily work? A diminished environment is, for the present, a postponable worry. Please enable cookies in your browser to get the full Trove experience. Skip to content Skip to search.
Language English View all editions Prev Next edition 3 of 3. Physical Description x, p. Subjects West U. American literature -- West U.
Literature and Authors
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- West U. Western stories -- History and criticism. Frontier and pioneer life in literature. Place Philosophy in literature.