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Title The culture of German environmentalism : anxieties, visions, realities / edited by Axel Goodbody
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 227 pages) : illustrations
Series Culture and society in Germany ; v. 5
Culture and society in Germany ; v. 5
Contents Eco-journalism / Jürgen Krönig -- Lianas across the jungle: an interview with Carl Amery / Axel Goodbody -- Anxieties, visions and realities: environmentalism in Germany / Axel Goodbody -- Contemporary environmentalism and its links with the German past / Thomas Rohkrämer -- From cooperation to confrontation: the Greens and the ecology movement in Germany / Jürgen Hoffmann -- The environmental movement and environmental concern in contemporary Germany / Anja Baukloh and Jochen Roose -- Green futures? a future for the Greens? / Ingolfur Blühdorn -- The great blind spot / Carl Amery -- Writing environmental crisis: the example of Carl Amery / Axel Goodbody -- Environmentalism and its cultural transformation in the German Democratic Republic: poetry and fictional prose / Jacquie Hope -- Green strands on the silver screen? Heimat and environment in the German cinema / Rachel Palfreyman -- Children's literature as a medium of environmental education / Dagmar Lindenpütz
Summary Though much has been written about the Green Party in Germany, less is known about the changes in individuals' attitudes towards the environment that led to the rise of environmental movement, or of its cultural roots. This volume draws attention to the breadth of environmentalism in contemporary Germany and its significance for German political culture by focusing on the treatment of ""green"" issues in literature, the media and film, against the background of Green politics and the environmental movement. The volume includes an interview with Carl Amery, the Bavarian Green and science fic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-221) and index
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Subject Environmentalism -- Germany
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Infrastructure.
Form Electronic book
Author Goodbody, Axel, 1950-
LC no. 2002066601
ISBN 178238605X