TSEM102: Nature in Literature (CASTRO-VAZQUEZ)

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Cook OneSearch more information

With Cook One Search, you can search for books, journal articles, ebooks, and videos in one search.  Go to the Cook Library web page and use the yellow box in the middle of the page to get started.  Icons on the left indicate if the material is a book or video or a journal article.

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Radical ecology: the search for a livable world more information

The 2nd edition of this print book examines the major philosophical, ethical, scientific and economic roots of environmental problems and the ways radical ecologists can transform science and society in order to sustain life on this planet.  Available on the 4th floor of Cook Library at QH540.5.M48 2005, this edition contains a new introduction and two new chapaters on Global Movements and Gobalization and the Environment.

Cambridge Introduction to Literature and the Environment more information

Environmental criticism brings the global problem of environmental crisis to the forefront of literary and cultural studies. Located on the 4th floor of the library at PN98.E36 C53 2011, this books defines what ecocriticism is, including its methods, arguments, and concepts. 

Contemporary Galician Cultural Studies more information

A book on Galician literature, society, and intellectual life, it can be found at the following call number, PQ9458 .C68 2011 on the 4th floor of the library.

Ecofeminism and Globalization more information

This print book, located on the the 5th floor of the Cook Library, HQ1194.E18 2003, discusses ecofeminism in the context of the social, political and ecological consequences of globalization. 


Green Studies Reader: from Romanticism to ecocriticism more information

This book, located on the 4th floor of the Cook Library at  PR468.N3 G74 2000, offers a comprehensive selection of critical texts which address the connection between ecology, culture and literature.



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Encyclopedia of Contemporary Spanish Culture more information

This e-book outlines cultural and political developments in Spain since the Spanish Civil War.


Mother/Nature: Popular Culture and Environmental Ethics more information

This e-book explores our relationship with nature through the imagery used when we talk about Mother Nature.   The author, Catherine Roach, explores the contributions of eco-theology and eco-psychology, using the critical tools of religious studies, psychology and gender studies. 

Wild Politics: Feminism, Globalisation, Bio/Diversity more information

This e-book is a feminist critique of western global culture.

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JSTOR more information

Full text archive of journal articles on many topics.  Use search terms Ecocriticism; Ecofeminism; Manuel Rivas; Nature and Literature to access information on your topic.

Women's Studies International (EBSCO) more information

Includes over 300,000 records drawn from a variety of essential women's studies databases.  Use subject search terms such as Ecofeminism, Environmental Justice, Environmental Activism, etc. to find information on this subject.

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Films on Demand Academic Collection more information

A web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos both on and off-campus. This collection includes more than 5,500 titles in the humanities & social sciences, the environment and women's issues.  Try searching the terms Galicia or Manuel Rivas to see topics specific to this seminar.

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Image Quest more information

Includes access to more than two million images organized by subject matter and can be downloaded, printed, saved in a "Lightbox" or virtual folder, or e-mailed as jpegs.  Try searches such as "Galicia" or "Spanish Civil War" for images that may be used for educational purposes in a paper, power point or posted on a class-related web page.

Smithsonian Global Sound more information

Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions, including songs from both countries and cultural groups such as Japan, China, Italy, Spain, and many others. 

Galician Traditional Folk Music: Alborado Galega more information

A You Tube production of traditional Galician folk music.  At this site are several You Tube productions showing music and traditional dance.

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ASLE: Association for the Study of Literature & Environment more information

ASLE is the principal professional association for scholars on ecocriticism.  The ASLE website includes an online bibliography, including a bibliography archive from 2000 to 2010; online texts; and other resources.

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How to prepare an annotated bibliography more information

From Cornell University Library Guides, this page summarizes the steps in preparing an annotated bibliography.

Plagiarism more information

From the Arrowhead Library System blog, an infographic created by EasyBib that asks simple questions you can use to tell if you're plagiarizing.

They say / I say: the moves that matter in academic writing more information

This composition book defines academic writing by teaching students to summarize what others have said (They say) in order to frame their own arguments (I say).  This print book is available on Reserve at PE1431 .G73 2010.

Writing Subject Gateway more information

This Subject Gateway gives information on writing research papers, annotated bibliographies, avoiding plagerism, and more, including e-books on constructing research papers, creating bibliographics and how to do research.

TSEM102: Nature in Literature (CASTRO-VAZQUEZ) / Albert S. Cook Library
Last revised: January 09, 2015