Work of the Fellows: Monographs

Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture

Merchant, Carolyn (Fellow, 2000-01)

New York: Routledge, 2022

From the publisher's description:

Visionary quests to return to the Garden of Eden have shaped Western Culture. This book traces the idea of rebuilding the primeval garden from its origins to its latest incarnations and offers a bold new way to think about the earth.


Subjects: Environment and Nature;; Natural Resource Management; Environmental Studies; Environmentalism; Civilization; Western World