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Krutch's trenchant observations about life prospering in the hostile environment of Arizona's Sonoran Desert turn to weighty questions about humanity and the precariousness of our existence, putting lie to Western denials of mind in the "lower" forms of life: "Let us not say...

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Main Author: Sinor, Jennifer, 1969-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2002.
Series:UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:Krutch's trenchant observations about life prospering in the hostile environment of Arizona's Sonoran Desert turn to weighty questions about humanity and the precariousness of our existence, putting lie to Western denials of mind in the "lower" forms of life: "Let us not say that this animal or even this plant has 'become adapted' to desert conditions. Let us say rather that they have all shown courage and ingenuity in making the best of the world as they found it.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiv, 238 pages) : illustrations
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) and index.
ISBN:1587294303
9781587294303