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Unformatted text preview: what people needs will end materialistic desires. Although Marx’s solution appears to sooth the conflict between nature and human demands, no country in history confirms Marx’s statement because people’s expectations about their lives change as people age. Thus, the precise definition of what are materialistic changes with time. One ecocritic highlights that teaching ecocriticism slows the changing definition of materialistic objects. Texts that instructors select should demonstrate how humans depend on the environment. Furthermore, those texts should explain why humans abuse the environment in the past. Finally, through the cycle of discovering new ideas in ecocriticism and passing those ideas to future generations, humans create an interdependent cycle between Marxism and ecocriticism....
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2011 for the course C C 83291 taught by Professor Lam during the Fall '10 term at University of Texas.
- Fall '10
- Walden, Walden Pond, Thoreau