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The Resource Steinbeck and the environment : interdisciplinary approaches, edited by Susan F. Beegel, Susan Shillinglaw, Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr. ; with a foreword by Elaine Steinbeck

Steinbeck and the environment : interdisciplinary approaches, edited by Susan F. Beegel, Susan Shillinglaw, Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr. ; with a foreword by Elaine Steinbeck

Label
Steinbeck and the environment : interdisciplinary approaches
Title
Steinbeck and the environment
Title remainder
interdisciplinary approaches
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan F. Beegel, Susan Shillinglaw, Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr. ; with a foreword by Elaine Steinbeck
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.52
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3537.T3234
LC item number
Z8669 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beegel, Susan F.
  • Shillinglaw, Susan
  • Tiffney, Wesley N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Environmental protection in literature
  • Human ecology in literature
Label
Steinbeck and the environment : interdisciplinary approaches, edited by Susan F. Beegel, Susan Shillinglaw, Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr. ; with a foreword by Elaine Steinbeck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays originally presented at a conference held in Nantucket, Mass., in May 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-348) and index
Contents
John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts : understanding life in the great tide pool / James C. Kelley -- Steinbeck on man and nature : a philosophical reflection / Richard E. Hart -- Turning wine into water : water as privileged signifier in the The grapes of wrath / David N. Cassuto -- The "great mother" in The grapes of wrath / Lorelei Cederstrom -- Steinbeck's ecological polemic : human sympathy and visual documentary in the intercalary chapters of The grapes of wrath / Peter Valenti -- Natural wisdom : Steinbeck's men of nature as prophets and peacemakers / Marilyn Chandler McEntyre --Searching for "what is" : Charles Darwin and John Steinbeck / Brian Railsback -- "The poetry of scientific thinking" : Steinbeck's Log from the Sea of Cortez and scientific travel narrative / Stanley Brodwin -- Revisiting the Sea of Cortez with a "green" perspective / Clifford Eric Gladstein and Mimi Reisel Gladstein -- Education of environmental scientists : should we listen to Steinbeck and Ricketts's comments? / Peter A.J. Englert -- The Pearl in the Sea of Cortez : Steinbeck's use of environment / Kiyoshi Nakayama -- "Working at the impossible" : Moby-Dick's presence in East of Eden / Robert DeMott -- At sea in the tide pool : the whaling town and America in Steinbeck's The winter of our discontent and Travels with Charley / Nathaniel Philbrick -- "The scars of our grasping stupidity" and the "Sucked orange" : John Steinbeck and the ecological legacy of John Burroughs / H.R. Stoneback -- Steinbeck under the sea at the earth's core / Robert E. Morsberger -- How green was John Steinbeck? / Warren French -- John Steinbeck : late-blooming environmentalist / Joel W. Hedgpeth -- Steinbeck's environmental ethic : humanity in harmony with the land / John H. Timmerman -- A world to be cherished : Steinbeck as conservationist and ecological prophet / Roy Simmonds
Control code
ocm35292761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 363 p.
Isbn
9780817308469
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96036276
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 173412
  • 366058
Label
Steinbeck and the environment : interdisciplinary approaches, edited by Susan F. Beegel, Susan Shillinglaw, Wesley N. Tiffney, Jr. ; with a foreword by Elaine Steinbeck
Publication
Note
Essays originally presented at a conference held in Nantucket, Mass., in May 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-348) and index
Contents
John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts : understanding life in the great tide pool / James C. Kelley -- Steinbeck on man and nature : a philosophical reflection / Richard E. Hart -- Turning wine into water : water as privileged signifier in the The grapes of wrath / David N. Cassuto -- The "great mother" in The grapes of wrath / Lorelei Cederstrom -- Steinbeck's ecological polemic : human sympathy and visual documentary in the intercalary chapters of The grapes of wrath / Peter Valenti -- Natural wisdom : Steinbeck's men of nature as prophets and peacemakers / Marilyn Chandler McEntyre --Searching for "what is" : Charles Darwin and John Steinbeck / Brian Railsback -- "The poetry of scientific thinking" : Steinbeck's Log from the Sea of Cortez and scientific travel narrative / Stanley Brodwin -- Revisiting the Sea of Cortez with a "green" perspective / Clifford Eric Gladstein and Mimi Reisel Gladstein -- Education of environmental scientists : should we listen to Steinbeck and Ricketts's comments? / Peter A.J. Englert -- The Pearl in the Sea of Cortez : Steinbeck's use of environment / Kiyoshi Nakayama -- "Working at the impossible" : Moby-Dick's presence in East of Eden / Robert DeMott -- At sea in the tide pool : the whaling town and America in Steinbeck's The winter of our discontent and Travels with Charley / Nathaniel Philbrick -- "The scars of our grasping stupidity" and the "Sucked orange" : John Steinbeck and the ecological legacy of John Burroughs / H.R. Stoneback -- Steinbeck under the sea at the earth's core / Robert E. Morsberger -- How green was John Steinbeck? / Warren French -- John Steinbeck : late-blooming environmentalist / Joel W. Hedgpeth -- Steinbeck's environmental ethic : humanity in harmony with the land / John H. Timmerman -- A world to be cherished : Steinbeck as conservationist and ecological prophet / Roy Simmonds
Control code
ocm35292761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 363 p.
Isbn
9780817308469
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96036276
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 173412
  • 366058

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