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Ecocriticism and early modern English literature : green pastures /

by Borlik, Todd Andrew.
Series: Routledge studies in Renaissance literature and culture ; . 16 Published by : Routledge, (New York :) Physical details: xii, 279 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. ISBN: 0415878616 Subject(s): English literature %Early modern, 1500-1700 %History and criticism. | Pastoral literature, English %History and criticism. | Ecology in literature. | Nature in literature. | Philosophy of nature in literature. | Ecocriticism. | Philosophy of nature %England %History %16th century. | Philosophy of nature %England %History %17th century. | Environmentalism %England %History %16th century. | Environmentalism %England %History %17th century. Year: 2011
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Originally presented as author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Washington, 2008, under title: Green pastures : ecocriticism and early modern English literature.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- Reincarnating Pythagoras: anima mundi and Renaissance gaia theory -- Mute timber: environmental stichomythia in The old Arcadia and Poly-Olbion -- The reformation and the disenchantment of nature -- "Hast any philosophy in thee, shepherd?": environmental ethics and the good life in Renaissance pastoral -- Rethinking dominion: pastoral and the republic of nature -- Conclusion: ecocriticism as a version of the pastoral.

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