The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution (Paperback)

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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.

About the Author



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.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780062505958
ISBN-10: 0062505955
Publisher: HarperOne
Publication Date: January 10th, 1990
Pages: 384
Language: English
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