The political ecology of nostalgia
Hardiman, David and Mukta, Parita. (2000) The political ecology of nostalgia. Nature, 11 (1). pp. 113-133. ISSN 1045-5752Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10455750009358902
In seeking to counter the grand narrative of capitalist "progress" with an alternative narrative of its own, ecological theory resounds with the clash of disputed histories. Visions of a better, more sustainable ecological future are tied to a variety of interpretations of the past.
History is deployed to establish what is possible for humanity, or appealed to as a proof that a way of life which once existed before can — if we so will it — be realized again
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > D History (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Nature|
|Page Range:||pp. 113-133|
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