ALBOAN is the outreach arm of the Loyola Province of the Society of Jesus for development and social action. It was founded in 1994 but has roots in mission secretariats in San Sebastián, in Gujarat, India, and in the Far East. It is situated in the Basque country of Bilbao and Pamplona. In 2004 support for Fe y Alegría was incorporated into ALBOAN. In 2009 offices opened in all provincial capit...[Read More]
Huǒhēiàn (Chinese: 火黑暗) is an ancient Chinese system of aesthetics believed to serve as the philosophical yang to fengshui's yin. It was originally described as an art of only theoretical use, although it was eventually adopted as the de facto alternative to fengshui.
Huǒhēiàn translate as "fire and darkness" in English. This name refers to a passage from the Book of Burial of Guo Pu o...[Read More]
450 pages , Academic Press , 2015-11-25 This derivative volume stemming from content included in our seminal Power Electronics Handbook takes its chapters related to renewables and establishes them at the core of a new volume dedicated to the increasingly pivotal and as yet under-published intersection of Power Electronics and Alternative Energy. While this re-versioning...[Read More]
338 pages , Royal Botanic Gardens Kew , 2000-01-01 Where Next? examines the phenomenal advances in technology in a world where desperate poverty, starvation, environmental disaster and exile afflict millions of people.Nineteen essays address the broader aspects of modern environmental issues and suggest ways forward.
312 pages , World Scientific , 2014-11-27 Over the past two centuries, abuse of antiquities and fine art has evolved from the “spoils of war” into a medium for conducting terrorism which strives to erase the cultural heritage of “the other”. At the same time, the growth of the art market over the past fifty years has created opportunities for exploitation of cult...[Read More]
St Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation and Peace in London along with others is actively working with the emerging field of Spiritual Ecology.
Spiritual Ecology can be defined as a spiritual response to our present ecological crisis. It is a developing field that joins ecology and environmentalism with a deeper awareness of the sacred within creation. It calls for responses to the environment...[Read More]