The Death of Nature
Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution
ISBN10: 0062505955 ISBN13: 9780062505958 Publisher: Harpercollins Published: Jan 1 1990 Pages: 348 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Traces the scientific revolution and its effects on women, the environment and the meaning of science today. The book shows how a mechanistic world view of modern science sanctioned the exploitation of nature, unrestrained commercial expansion and a new order that subordinated women.