ADU-KTW | ISBN 978-1-880323-90-8 | Softcover |
312 pages

Keeping Things Whole: Readings in Environmental Science

ADU-KTW | ISBN 978-1-880323-90-8 | Softcover |
312 pages

Keeping Things Whole: Readings in Environmental Science

With 21 selections from key thinkers in ecology, biology, economics, public policy, sociology, history, philosophy, and literature, Keeping Things Whole draws on writers who have influenced the way we think about our place in the natural world. The anthology is a collection of writings about the ideas and concepts that form the interdisciplinary field of environmental science.

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Contents

  • Rules for the Direction of the Mind*Renͩ Descartes
  • Katahdin*Henry David Thoreau
  • Death of a PineHenry David Thoreau
  • Man and Nature*George Perkins Marsh
  • The Biosphere*Vladimir I. Vernadsky
  • The Climax ConceptFrederic E. Clements
  • The EcosystemA. G. Tansley
  • The Land EthicAldo Leopold
  • OdysseyAldo Leopold
  • The Economics of the Coming Spaceship EarthKenneth E. Boulding
  • The Tragedy of the CommonsGarrett Hardin
  • The Closing Circle*Barry Commoner
  • The World's Biggest MembraneLewis Thomas
  • Intricacy*Annie Dillard
  • The Recognition of Gaia*James E. Lovelock
  • The End of Nature*Bill McKibben
  • The Words Nature, Wild, and WildernessGary Snyder
  • Water SongsTerry Tempest Williams
  • The Politics of Wilderness and the Practice of the WildR. Edward Grumbine
  • CutoverJan Zita Grover
  • Dimensions of DeformityGordon L. Miller