The Death Of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution

Paperback | January 10, 1990

byCarolyn Merchant

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An examination of the Scientific Revolution that shows how the mechanistic world view of modern science has sanctioned the exploitation of nature, unrestrained commercial expansion, and a new socioeconomic order that subordinates women.

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An examination of the Scientific Revolution that shows how the mechanistic world view of modern science has sanctioned the exploitation of nature, unrestrained commercial expansion, and a new socioeconomic order that subordinates women.

Carolyn Merchant, Ph.D., is professor of environmental history, philosophy, and ethics in the Department of Conservation and Resource Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.86 inPublished:January 10, 1990Publisher:HarperCollins

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ISBN - 10:0062505955

ISBN - 13:9780062505958

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"[Merchant] continually forges strong links between the events of centuries long past ant the dilemmas faced by 20th-century industrialized societies." (Environmental Review)