? ? 2013 MAYA Design, Inc.2013-03-10T08:00:00ZUSA We are facing a future of unbounded complexity. Whether that complexity is harnessed to build a world that is safe, pleasant, humane and profitable, or whether it causes us to careen off a cliff into an abyss of mind-numbing junk is an open question. The challenges and opportunities - technical, business, and human - that...[Read More]
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-05-01T07:00:00ZUSA Gary Snyder is a renowned poet, activist, and ecologist. Here he offers specific advice on practical ways to improve your personal relationship to wild nature, understand the global situation more fully, and work to improve the ecological health of your own local community.
Deep Ecology for the 21st Century, Part 11: The Human In Nature:? Return To The Sacred Earth , John Seed, Dolores Lachapelle, Alan Drengson, Carole Ann Heart, Connie Barlow, EAGLE MAN, Ed Mcgaa, Gus diZerega, Paul Shepard & Winona LaDuke
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-10-01T07:00:00ZUSA Perhaps the most powerful and significant aspect of Deep Ecology is the way it cultivates humility and reverence for the great mystery of life. Listen as Winona Laduke, Ed Mcgaa/Eagle Man and others explore the right relationship between humans and the rest of nature.
Deep Ecology for the 21st Century, Part 12: Putting Earth First 101: On Saving The Planet , Dave Foreman, Bill Devall, Cecilia Lanman, Dick Roy, Guboo Ted Thomas, Jeanne Roy, John Jeavons, Julia Butterfly Hill, Kelpie Wilson, Reed Noss & Tim Hermach
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-10-01T07:00:00ZUSA Listen as environmental activists Dave Forman, Julia "Butterfly" Hill, and others share their experiences of being on the front lines of the battle to preserve old-growth redwoods and other endangered species, along with solid reasons for their passionate involvement in this struggle.
? ? 2014 University Press Audiobooks2014-10-22T07:00:00ZUSA Global warming is perhaps the most dramatic example of what Timothy Morton calls "hyperobjects" - entities of such vast temporal and spatial dimensions that they defeat traditional ideas about what a thing is in the first place. In this book, Morton explains what hyperobjects are and their impact on how we think...[Read More]
? ? 2015 Tantor Audio2015-09-22T07:00:00ZUSA Recent cutting-edge research shows that human intestinal microbiota influences metabolism, appetite, energy, hormones, inflammation, and insulin resistance. Because gut microflora plays a central role in weight management, losing weight is much more than cutting calories, fat, or carbs. When the trillions of live bacteria in o...[Read More]
? ? 2016 University Press Audiobooks2016-12-30T08:00:00ZUSA Where fresh water appears to be abundant and generally accessible, chronic pollution may be relatively ignored as a public issue. Yet there are those whose lives, livelihoods, and traditions are touched directly by the destructive albeit essential relationship between humans and water. In her passionate and pers...[Read More]
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-10-01T07:00:00ZUSA To what extent is the global economy destroying the environment that supports us all? Listen as activist Jerry Mander and Swedish philosopher Helena Norberg-Hodge provide detail on the realities of global commerce, and how to counter its hold on our society.
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-10-01T07:00:00ZUSA Arne Naess, known as "the father of Deep Ecology," lived above the tree line near the Arctic Circle in Norway. Well into his eighties, he still carried his own firewood and water to a simple stone cabin that he built himself. Here he describes the joy and richness of his satisfying, simple lifestyle.
? ? 1998 New Dimensions Foundation1998-10-01T07:00:00ZUSA One of the major strains on our environment is population growth, and the need for more and more people to be provided for. Listen as Paul Ehrlich, author of the 1968 classic, The Population Bomb, talks about what has gotten better, what is worse, and what to do now.
? ? 2015 Berrett-Koehler Publishers2015-10-05T07:00:00ZUSA 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 bestsel...[Read More]
? ? 2016 Phoenix Books2016-03-01T08:00:00ZUSA Winner of the 1993 Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights Book Award.
In brave and unforgettable terms, Al Gore, the passionate and lifelong defender of the environment, describes how human actions and decisions can endanger or safeguard the vulnerable ecosystem that sustains us.