The slow growth of redwood forests . . . the annual migration of Canada geese . . . winter's first snowfall . . . things such as these persuade us that nature carries on its cycles regardless of human activities--and always will. Yet, a closer look reveals that all around us nature is becoming an illusion created by human ingenuity. As we control our rivers and shores, manage the forests, and develop habitats for endangered species, it becomes increasingly hard to think of nature as something out there that exists ...

Humanature 1996, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292727861

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Humanature 1996, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

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