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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Greta Gaard

Bliese – – Environmental Ethics 19 2: The Greening of White Pride. This page was last edited on 4 Decemberat Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism: Prior to Gaard’s germinal article, “Toward a Queer Ecofeminism,” published first in the scholarly journal Hypatia and then anthologized in Perspectives on Environmental Justice, Gender, Sexuality, yaard Activism, ecofeminism and queer theory were separate realms within feminism.

Science Logic and Mathematics. Her book, The Nature of Home, collects several works of creative nonfiction centered on the question of ecological connections to and within places. Numerous scholars have since drawn upon that essay in formulating their theories. Ecocritical Theory and the Great Unwashed.

Find it on Scholar. Steven Gimbel – – Philosophy and Geography 7 1: Retrieved from ” https: Radical Environmentalism and the Political Roots of Postmodernism.


Inshe was among the founders of the Minnesota Green Party. Women, Animals, Nature Ed. Deep Ecology in Philosophy of Biology. From the Publisher via CrossRef no proxy pdcnet. This article has no associated abstract. By interrogating social constructions of the “natural,” the various uses of Christianity as a logic of domination, and the rhetoric of colonialism, this essay finds those intersections and argues for the importance of developing a queer ecofeminism.

Reactions from Minnesota Viewers. Ecofeminists and the Greens, draws upon interviews with scores of participants to tell the story of the controversial transition of the Green movement into a national political party from multiple perspectives, concluding that. 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.

Ecofeminists can learn from the Greens and from the work of ecofeminists in the Greens.

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Gaard’s academic work in the realms of ecocriticism and ecocomposition is widely cited by scholars in the disciplines of composition and literary criticism. A Multilateral Ecocentric Approach. Full text available here. Foss – – Wiley.

The Pacification and Normalization of Environmentalism? Sign in to use this feature. As an activist, Gaard participated in the Green movement for more than a decade. Yet we can only bring about that movement by working with and through our communities–and our communities will always be partial, unrepresentative, incomplete.


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As Gaard writes in her introduction to that piece. Gaard has applied ecofeminist theory to both literary criticism and composition instruction, thereby contributing feminist insights to the emerging fields of ecocriticism and ecocomposition. The Role of Environmentalism: From the Silent Spring to the Silent Revolution.

Gayil Talshir – – In Gretq. Although many ecofeminists acknowledge heterosexism as a problem, a systematic exploration of the potential intersections of ecofeminist and queer theories has yet to be made.

Ecofeminists and the Greens. Inshe documented ecofeminist participation in the Greens in the video documentary, Thinking Green: Environmental Philosophies, Misc in Philosophy of Biology.

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John Barry – – In M. Environmental Ethics 15 2: Temple University Press,p. History of Western Philosophy.

A Philosophy of Nature. This development in ecocriticism was welcomed by scholars who, along with Simon C.