Another compelling point the authors make is that the history of attempts to develop pastoralism
from the colonial period to the present has been replete with the application of inappropriate innovations.
It might be said that Wright's all-inclusive or "jaded" pastoralism
is a form of decadence which certain politically engaged eco-poets would see as anathema to the concerns of ecology, regardless of how unprescriptive nature poetry should be.
, to put it another way, acknowledges the reality of history.
, as a way of life, is little understood.
The upshot of the chapter is that good taste and pastoralism
had emerged by the 18th century as two discourses that mutually informed one another, the latter as subtext of the former.
It's also why the pastoralism
tried in the region has been marginal.
The shift away from its early wheat and wool economy and towards both pastoralism
and lace-making, which took place in the 1620s, meant that Colyton had a low demand for the labour of adult males just as its new sectors had a voracious demand for women workers.
Fantasy, it should be noted, is often nature writing, heir apparent to the literary tradition of pastoralism
Little first went to Somalia in 1987, the beginning of an initial two-year study into pastoralism
of this kind is an urban concession to, if not appropriation of, the muted lays of those who work the land without a title to it, and it must rely on others for any record of their existence or in the songs attributed to them.
As an intention this is admirable, as there can be no doubt that pastoralism
and transhumance were central to the economy of much of the western half of the peninsula throughout this period.
has long proven precarious (Johnson and Anderson, 1988).