By Bart Vandenabeele
By Bart Vandenabeele
By Richard N. Piland
By Elizabeth Dinan,John Dinan
By Bilinda Straight,Ruth Behar
This booklet explores the assumption of “home.” utilizing feminist scholarship and ethnographically grounded readings of historic, literary, and cultural texts, participants interrogate the comfy and solid contours of domestic and ask what it skill to girls in numerous social, classification, sexual, ethnic, and racial contexts in numerous occasions and locations. Giving voice to different women’s understandings of domestic, the booklet comprises tales of elite white U.S. and Canadian girls, rural bad and peasant white girls within the usa and France, a British Caribbean freed slave lady, and others.
Bilinda directly is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Western Michigan University.
By John Charles Ryan
Botanical aesthetics are the visible and embodied modes which tell the belief, knowing, and appreciation of vegetation. eco-friendly experience is an interdisciplinary examine of human relationships to wild vegetation and the ‘cultures of vegetation’ which could characterise a area. The publication explores botanical aesthetics via a examine of the South-West quarter of Western Australia; a biodiversity ‘hotspot’ of foreign status. via a various diversity of fabrics, methods, and views, this identify issues to the interaction of values fascinated about cultures of flowers, from visible aesthetics and medical wisdom, to embodied appreciations and sensory entanglements. The publication goals to higher comprehend human relationships to wild vegetation, and gives an exciting trip via technology; poetry; philosophy; ethnography; Indigenous Australian knowledges; and local tourism and reminiscence studies.Green experience will attract educational researchers, and all these attracted to the hidden points of the human dating with plants.
By Barbara Y. Newberry,David W. Aiken
By Günther Anders,Reinhard Ellensohn
By Gevork Hartoonian
By Robert M. Grom
By Craig Chalquist
Inland of its spectacularly busy and famously scenic coast, and round the edges of its large significant Valley, California extends itself right into a mysteriously introverted land of dry deserts, tall mountains, old lakes, and solitary valleys. To pay attention deeply to the myths, legends, and pictures emanating from this arc of isolation calls for an open-hearted inquiry from border to frame and Sierra to open sea.
THE TEARS OF LLORONA took the historic, ecological, and imaginal pulse of the unique venture counties of California alongside El Camino genuine from San Diego to Sonoma. VENTRAL DEPTHS sampled alchemical and mythic motifs within the crucial Valley. EDGES, PEAKS, AND VALES strikes the terrapsychological concentration to the internal edges of California, and as a result to these of a quintessentially place-based cognizance attuned to its startlingly sentient surroundings.