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1

Mckibben

Nature doesn't exist bc humans destroyed everthing

2

Mckibben

Nature destroyed by "motorboats and chainsaw"

3

Mckibben

World without nature is lonely, ungodly

4

Cronon

There is no nature bc we made it up

5

Cronon

Nature is a dangerous distraction bc it distracts us from local environmental problems

6

Cronon

"sublime" = nature is romantic, enlightening

7

Cronon

F.J.Turner's closing of frontier shows that we need to protect what we have.

8

Cronon

Same time as Upton Sinclair's Jungle Book. Urbanization so protect nature

9

Orr

Critique of formal education bc doesn't teach environmental education

10

Orr

Emphasizes on ecological literacy. Combines both Cronon and Mckibben. Eco Literacy needs both Experience (Cronon) and Sense of wonder (Mckibben)