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The Moral Authority of Nature

Edited By: L Daston and F Vidal

519 pages, Figs, tabs

University of Chicago Press

Paperback | Jan 2004 | #155592 | ISBN: 0226136817
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This work offers an extensive account of how people have used nature to think about what counts as good, beautiful or valuable. The essays here cover a diverse array of topics, including the connection of cosmic and human orders from ancient Greece to contemporary America.


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