In Search of the Rain Forest
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The essays collected here offer important new reflections on the multiple images of and rhetoric surrounding the rain forest. The slogan “Save the Rain Forest!”—emblazoned on glossy posters of tall trees wreathed in vines and studded with monkeys and parrots—promotes the popular image of a marvelously wild and vulnerable rain forest. Although representations like these hav...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published March 22nd 2004 by Duke University Press Books (first published December 2003)
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