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Unformatted text preview: attention because I remember learning about Rachel Carson in high school, and she is from Springdale, Pennsylvania, which is only ten minutes from where I am from. I also found her work to be interesting, because she was from a small town, and her work somehow made it around the world. I also seemed interested in the fact that the public was more involved this time around, which strangely caused me to pay more attention to Guhas writing. I also enjoyed a quote near the end of the book, because of how Guha managed to tie all his ideas and work into one main idea about environmentalism. He stated, Restraint, in the sense of limits on behavior toward both the environment and other humans, and farsightedness, looking toward a common future, and the multiple paths to get to it (pg. 145)....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course HIST 153 taught by Professor Tuten during the Spring '08 term at Slippery Rock.
- Spring '08