The Humane Vision Of Wendell Berry

Author: Mark Mitchell
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1497636418
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But as this enlightening new book shows, such diverse writings are united by a humane vision that finds its inspiration in the great moral and literary tradition of the West.

The Politics Of Gratitude

Author: Mark T. Mitchell
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1597977381
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Explores the need for a new vision of postpartisan politics

Wendell Berry

Author: Jason Peters
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813192579
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A portrait of one of America's most profound and honest thinkers, this book combines biographical sketches, personal accounts, literary criticism, and social commentary to illuminate Berry as he is: a complex man of place and community with ...

Figures In The Carpet

Author: Wilfred M. McClay
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 0802863116
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From his home on an eighty-five-acre hillside farm in an obscure corner of
Kentucky, the farmer-writer Wendell Berry has become one of the most influential
intellectuals of our time, developing an international following of readers who find
in his many poems, novels, stories, and essays a powerful vision of the human
prospect that stands in confident and defiant opposition to the most unsettling
and despoiling aspects of modernity. At the core of all his work is advocacy for a
certain form ...

Wendell Berry And The Given Life

Author: Ragan Sutterfield
ISBN: 9781632531223
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This biography of Wendell Berry shows his "coherent vision for the lived moral and spiritual life that helps us remember our givenness.

What Matters

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1582436061
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For this collection, Berry offers essays from the last twenty-five years, alongside new essays about the recent economic collapse, including "Money Versus Goods" and "Faustian Economics," treatises of great alarm and courage.

It All Turns On Affection

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint
ISBN: 1619020971
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"These powerful, challenging essays show why Berry's vision of a sustainable, human-scaled society has proven so influential." ―Publishers Weekly

Another Turn Of The Crank

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1582437467
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Provocative, intimate, and thoughtful, Another Turn of the Crank reaches to the heart of Berry's concern and vision for the future, for America and for the world.

Wendell Berry And Higher Education

Author: Jack R. Baker
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813169038
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Baker and Bilbro conclude that institutions guided by Berry's vision might cultivate citizens who can begin the work of healing their communities -- graduates who have been educated for responsible membership in a family, a community, or a ...

A Country Of Marriage

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1619022079
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. . And these relationships are in turn basic to, and may stand for, our relationship to God and to the sustaining mysteries and powers of creation." Each of the thirty-five poems in this collection is concerned with this metaphor.