Social Ecology and Social Change , Eirik Eiglad


Published in: itune > Politics & Current Events,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy > environmental engineering | Published on 20/May/2019 14:34

2018-01-18T08:00:00Z
Today, there is an urgent need for a new politics. We must change our society to reverse the damage human societies make on the environment. To do so, we need a practical and realistic approach that can transform our cities into being ecological and democratic cities.
--Dimitri I. Roussopoulos

How can we create a society that is ecological as well as...[Read More]



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Humanity Incorporated A Safe Solution to the Enslavement of Earth's Biosphere


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Earth biosphere | Published on 14/May/2019 08:41

104 pages , BookBaby , 2012-03-07
Humanity Incorporated is an invitation to begin the long overdue conversation about creating a sustainable future for ourselves and our children. It offers a simple and practical solution to every ill in our ailing world. This is an opportunity to grow as individuals and as a species, through our mutual, ongoing collaboration. We must ma...[Read More]



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Justice in Love


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Environment care | Published on 07/May/2019 05:45

284 pages , Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing , 2011-05-03
An eminent Christian philosopher s thought on the relation between love and justice The concepts of love and justice have long been prominent in the moral culture of the West, yet they are often considered to be hopelessly at odds with one another. In this book acclaimed Christian philosopher Nicholas Wolterstorff shows...[Read More]



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Ecology, Ethics, and Interdependence , Dunne D. John & Daniel Goleman


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 21:55

2018-10-23T07:00:00Z
Powerful conversations between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and leading scientists on the most pressing issue of our time. 

Engage with leading scientists, academics, ethicists, and activists, as well as His Holiness the Dalai Lama and His Holiness the Karmapa, who gathered in Dharamsala, India, for the twenty-third Mind and Life conference to discuss...[Read More]



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Renewal , Andres R. Edwards


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Environment,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Ecology,Political > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 11:54

2019-04-02T07:00:00Z
Explore our emotional bond with nature to heal ourselves and the natural world

Why spend countless hours indoors in front of screens when being in nature feels so good? In learning why and how to nurture our emotional connection with nature, we can also regenerate the ecosystems on which we depend for our survival.

Renewal explores...[Read More]



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Vibrant Matter , Jane Bennett


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Politics & Current Events > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 10:20

2009-12-14T08:00:00Z
In Vibrant Matter the political theorist Jane Bennett, renowned for her work on nature, ethics, and affect, shifts her focus from the human experience of things to things themselves. Bennett argues that political theory needs to do a better job of recognizing the active participation of nonhuman forces in events. Toward that end, she theorizes a "vital materi...[Read More]



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The Ecology of Law , Fritjof Capra & Ugo Mattei


Published in: itune > Law,Books,Professional & Technical,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Politics & Current Events > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 09:33

2015-10-05T07:00:00Z
WINNER OF THE 2015 IBPA BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AWARD IN POLITICS/CURRENT EVENTS

The Ecology of Law

Fritjof Capra and Ugo Mattei argue that at the root of many of the environmental, economic, and social crises we face today is a legal system based on an obsolete worldview. Capra, a bestselling author, physicist, and systems theorist, and Mattei, a d...[Read More]



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2012-04-06T07:00:00Z
Over the past twenty years considerable public attention has been focused on the decline of marine fisheries, the sustainability of world fish production, and the impacts of fishing on marine ecosystems. Many have voiced their concerns about marine conservation, as well as the sustainable and ethical consumption of fish. But are fisheries in danger of collapse? Will...[Read More]



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Austerity Ecology & the Collapse-Porn Addicts , Leigh Phillips


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Nature > Sustainability | Published on 23/Apr/2019 11:18

2015-10-30T07:00:00Z
Economic growth, progress, industry and, erm, stuff have all come in for a sharp kicking from the green left and beyond in recent years. Everyone from black-hoodied Starbucks window-smashers to farmers' market heirloom-tomato-mongers to Prince Charles himself seem to be embracing 'degrowth' and anti-consumerism, which is nothing less than a form of ecological auster...[Read More]



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Plato's Revenge , William Ophuls


Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Politics & Current Events,Public Administration,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Sustainability | Published on 23/Apr/2019 06:28

2011-08-19T07:00:00Z
A provocative essay that imagines a truly ecological future based on political transformation rather than the superficialities of "sustainability."

In this provocative call for a new ecological politics, William Ophuls starts from a radical premise: "sustainability" is impossible. We are on an industrial Titanic, fueled by rapidly depleting...[Read More]



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Dark Ecology , Timothy Morton


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Nature,Fiction & Literature,Literary Criticism > Sustainability | Published on 22/Apr/2019 05:12

2016-04-12T07:00:00Z
Timothy Morton argues that ecological awareness in the present Anthropocene era takes the form of a strange loop or M?bius strip, twisted to have only one side. Deckard travels this oedipal path in Blade Runner (1982) when he learns that he might be the enemy he has been ordered to pursue. Ecological awareness takes this shape because ecological phenomena hav...[Read More]



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Conceptual Issues in Ecology


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Ecology | Published on 15/Apr/2019 23:02

374 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 1982-06-30
In this collection of essays, some of the leading ecologists and philosophers discuss the foundations of ecology and evolutionary biology. While large scale philosophical convictions and attitudes often direct the theorist's line of concrete action in data collection and in theory information, the founda tional c...[Read More]



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