The Earth Only Endures: On Reconnecting with Nature and Our Place in It

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Earthscan, 2007 - Business & Economics - 289 pages
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'A blend of clear-eyed science and poetic eloquence The Earth Only Endures follows in the tradition of Jared Diamond and E.O. Wilson. Jules Pretty too is hopeful but on the condition that we understand the nature of the self-imposed threats to our future and the rational basis for human survival. To say that this is essential reading is rather like saying that a compass is essential to navigation.' David W Orr author of Design on the Edge 'Jules Pretty?s remarkable new book is both universal and parochial by turn and beautifully written. It is a philosophical inventory of what we have recentl.
  

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Part 2 Animals and Us
97
Part 4 People and the Land
153
Part 5 The Future
195
Notes
223

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