Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 September 2017

240 Pages | 8 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719099670

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Literature and sustainability

Concept, text and culture

First Edition

Adeline Johns-Putra, John Parnham, and Louise Squire

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides a collection of groundbreaking essays on the question of sustainability from the standpoint of environmental literary scholarship
  • Frames sustainability as a concept open to critical exploration and debate, opening up a space for new innovations
  • Facilitates the interrogation of some of sustainability's paradoxes, as well as the ways it is envisaged and discursively constructed in literature of varying forms
  • Includes essays by leading literary and environmental thinkers

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