2013-01-08T08:00:00Z Regardless of our age, we all want to look and feel younger, healthier, and more alive. That's the goal of The Body Ecology Guide to Growing Younger: a holistic program that will redesign your relationship to your body and your life.
Expanding on the principles in the landmark bestseller The Body Ecology Diet, this long-awaited book provides...[Read More]
2018-09-01T07:00:00Z 'How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! To behold this alone is worth the pains of any excursion a thousand times over.'
John Muir is known internationally for his dedication to protecting the environment and for founding The Sierra Club in 1892. His first book, as Muir authority Terry Gifford writes in the forewo...[Read More]
2011-01-27T08:00:00Z A tribute to the visionary contributions and prophetic writings of Thomas Berry, spiritual ecologist and father of environmentalism
o Contains 10 essays by eminent philosophers, thinkers, and scientists in the field of ecology and sustainability, including Matthew Fox, Joanna Macy, Duane Elgin, Sean Esbjörn-Hargens, Ervin Laszlo, and Allan Combs [Read More]
2018-04-26T07:00:00Z Proverbs 22:22 enjoins the reader, "Don't take advantage of the poor just because you can." Mammon's Ecology is a systematic investigation into the mysterious nature of modern money, which confronts us with the perplexing fact that, in the global economy as it is, we take advantage of the poor whether we want to or not. We destroy natural systems whether we want to ...[Read More]
2016-03-02T08:00:00Z Provides an accessible introduction to urban ecology, using established ecological theory to identify generalities in the complexity of urban environments. Examines the bio-physical processes of urbanization and how these influence the dynamics of urban populations, communities and ecosystems Explores the ecology of humans in cities Discusses practical strate...[Read More]
2017-06-14T07:00:00Z GENERAL BIOLOGY is an introductory level college biology textbook that provides students with an understandable and engaging encounter with the fundamentals of biology. Written for a two-semester undergraduate course of biology majors and presented as a bound set of two distinct volumes, this reader-friendly textbook(s) is concept driven vs. terminolog...[Read More]
2012-10-19T07:00:00Z Through an extensive body of political and philosophical ideas he called social ecology, Murray Bookchin (1921-2006) elucidated one of the first intellectual responses to the ecological crisis. However, over the last two decades of his life Bookchin's ideas slipped from focus, obscured by the emergence of a crude caricature that portrayed him as a dogmatic sectarian...[Read More]
2016-07-16T07:00:00Z O'Neill Public School 8th grade science class teaches about the ecology of their local area through easily understood character narration. Designed for elementary aged learners as a introduction to basic life science concepts dealing with ecology.
2013-04-23T07:00:00Z L'idea di progresso economico vacilla nel mondo contemporaneo, e, come č stato dimostrato (H. Jonas), tenuto conto che nell'era antica, uno degli obiettivi principali della politica era la stabilitŕ, il progresso risultava legato alla dimensione verticale inteso come raggiungimento di una sorta di purificazione morale da perseguire nel corso della vita per accedere ...[Read More]
2016-11-30T08:00:00Z Plants and animals have evolved ever since their appearance in a largely microbial world. Their own cells are less numerous than the microorganisms that they host and with whom they interact closely. The study of these interactions, termed microbial symbioses, has benefited from the development of new conceptual and technical tools. We are gaining an increasing und...[Read More]
2010-10-05T07:00:00Z Grazie al successo della rubrica tv Occhio allo spreco, Cristina Gabetti
torna in libreria per offrirci nuovi suggerimenti su come risparmiare, vivere
una vita sana e proteggere l'ambiente.
Una via d'uscita dalla crisi c'č. Č una strada praticabile, piena di buon senso e di gesti semplici ma efficaci. Cristina Gabetti ce li elenca, descrivendo in dettaglio quello c...[Read More]
2015-06-08T07:00:00Z The Ecological Importance of High-Severity Fires, presents information on the current paradigm shift in the way people think about wildfire and ecosystems.
While much of the current forest management in fire-adapted ecosystems, especially forests, is focused on fire prevention and suppression, little has been reported on the ecological role of fire...[Read More]