Greta Gaard of University of Wisconsin – River Falls, River Falls (UWRF) with expertise in: Women and Politics Research, Ethics and Literary Theory. Read 55 . How can an ecofeminist perspective help us understand and respond to the problems of water pollution and energy production that we face today?. Contributors: Greta Gaard – author. Journal. Title:Hypatia. Volume: Issue: 1. Publication Year: Page Number: ] TOWARD A QUEER ECOFEMINISM .

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Added to PP index Total downloads 20of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 3of 2, How can I increase my downloads? Her theoretical work extending ecofeminist thought into queer theoryqueer ecologyvegetarianismand animal liberation has been influential within women’s studies.

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Only the coalition of a variety of progressive communities will bring about the transformations needed to articulate a radical democracy, and in that coalition, an ecofeminist vision will find gard.

Bliese – – Gaarv Ethics 19 2: From Environmental Politics to the Politics of the Environment: Views Read Edit View history. Estok, believe that “if ecocriticism is to have any effect outside of the narrow confines of academia, then it must not only define itself but also address the issue of values in ways that connect meaningfully with the non-academic world.


Inshe documented ecofeminist participation in the Greens in the video documentary, Thinking Green: The End of Environmentalism?

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John Barry – – In M. Full text available here. Prior to Gaard’s germinal article, “Toward a Queer Ecofeminism,” published first in the scholarly journal Hypatia and then anthologized in Perspectives on Gret Justice, Gender, Sexuality, and Activism, ecofeminism and queer theory were separate realms within feminism.

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Greta Gaard

Women, Animals, Nature Ed. Foss – – Wiley. Greta Jo Gaard born in Hollywood, California is an ecofeminist writer, scholar, activist, and documentary filmmaker. Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism: Gaard’s widely cited contribution to Ecocomposition: An Ecofeminist Journal As Gaard noted in her introduction to the pieces collected in that work, “in the three anthologies published at the time of this writing, ecofeminism has failed to locate animals as central to any discussion of ethics involving women and nature.

Environmental Philosophies, Misc in Philosophy of Biology.

State University of New York Press,p. Steven Gimbel – – Philosophy and Geography 7 1: Murphy, was the first anthology to examine not only how ecofeminist theory might enhance literary criticism but also how close reading of texts might inform ecofeminist theory and activist practice.


This development in ecocriticism was welcomed by scholars who, along with Simon C.

Women, Animals, Nature also introduced new theoretical intersections. Temple University Press, Her book, The Nature of Home, collects several works of creative nonfiction centered on the question of ecological connections to and within places.

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Traditionalist Conservatism and Environmental Ethics. Theoretical and Practical Approaches similarly argues for the activist applications of scholarly theory, asserting that “at its most inclusive, ecocomposition has the potential to address social issues such as feminism, environmental ethics, multiculturalism, politics, and economics, all by examining matters of form and style, audience and argumentation, and reliable sources and documentation.

Ecology, Environmentalism and System Theory. Radical Environmentalism and the Political Roots of Postmodernism.

Sid Dobrin and Christian Weisser. The Pacification and Normalization of Environmentalism? This page was last edited on 4 Decemberat