pastoralize

pas·tor·al·ize

 (păs′tər-ə-līz′)
tr.v. pas·tor·al·ized, pas·tor·al·iz·ing, pas·tor·al·iz·es
1. To make pastoral, especially to convert (an industrial society or economy) to an agricultural society or economy.
2. To set in or render into a pastoral form.

pas′tor·al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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And yet he manages to pastoralize the litter and caved in buildings in a manner almost reminiscent of the picturesque valorising of ruins in the late eighteenth century: "One barn there/Sags, sags and oozes/Down one side of the copperous gully" (5-7).
In what follows I will examine how two films made by Fernando Birri employ the train in combination with the camera to contradict discourses that either reduce the rural areas of the country to concepts such as barbarie or desierto or nostalgically pastoralize them.
While Campbell's poems resist any impulse to pastoralize, they do seek, and find, change in natural elements, as in the collection's first poem, "When all this is over," in which sniper signs "rust on the trees," oxidized by the elements and subsumed by "mountain mayflower" and "under-fished lakes.
If they do not accept our terms" was followed with the "rain of ruin" exterminationist threat that seemed to carry echoes of the 1944 Morgenthau Plan to pastoralize Germany:
Second, and more importantly, he attempts to link Bomber Command's efforts and the resulting destruction of German social fabric to the so-called Morgenthau Plan--the proposal by Henry Morgenthau, US secretary of the treasury at the time, to divide, deindustrialize, and pastoralize Germany to ensure it would never again become powerful.
8) These plans for summary execution were enshrined in the Morgenthau Plan, a document calling for a tough peace that would pastoralize Germany lest it ever threaten Europe's peace again.
Lest you think all this is a theoretical alibi for narcissistic self-inclusion, let me insist that gay men also need something more than their reduction to sex practices and counter domesticities in the queer analytic, which does not mean that we should pastoralize their sex (the U.
Her vision both personifies the land and pastoralizes it,
Smollett himself inserts a poem celebrating the Highlands, "Ode to Leven Water," which pastoralizes his birthplace as an unspoiled land.