The Roots of Environmental Consciousness
Popular Tradition and Personal Experience
Edited by Stephen Hussey, Paul Thompson
Routledge – 2000
This book examines the roots of contemporary environmental consciousness and action in terms of both popular experience and tradition. A wide range of geographical and thematic case-studies explore the myth, tradition and collective memory that shape our environmental thought.
Containing a wealth of empirical source material, this book will be invaluable for sociologists and historians alike.