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The Resource Moral ground : ethical action for a planet in peril, edited by Kathleen Dean Moore and Michael P. Nelson ; foreword by Desmond Tutu

Moral ground : ethical action for a planet in peril, edited by Kathleen Dean Moore and Michael P. Nelson ; foreword by Desmond Tutu

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Moral ground : ethical action for a planet in peril
Title
Moral ground
Title remainder
ethical action for a planet in peril
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kathleen Dean Moore and Michael P. Nelson ; foreword by Desmond Tutu
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An anthology bringing together the testimony of over eighty theologians, religious leaders, scientists, elected officials, business leaders, naturalists, activists, and writers to present a diverse and compelling call to honor humans' moral responsibility to the planet in the face of environmental degradation, species extinction, and global climate change"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
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  • Moore, Kathleen Dean
  • Nelson, Michael P.
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  • Environmental ethics
  • Environmental responsibility
Label
Moral ground : ethical action for a planet in peril, edited by Kathleen Dean Moore and Michael P. Nelson ; foreword by Desmond Tutu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • E.O. Wilson
  • The Inuit right to culture based on ice and snow
  • Sheila Watt-Cloutier
  • The future I want for my daughters
  • Barack Obama
  • Obligation to posterity?
  • Alan Weisman
  • 2.
  • Keepers of life
  • Oren Lyons
  • 1.
  • We bear you in mind
  • Scott Russell Sanders
  • For the children
  • Gary Snyder
  • Steering the earth toward our children's future
  • John Paul II and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I
  • A letter to my boys
  • Hylton Murray-Philipson
  • You choose
  • Derrick Jensen
  • The limits of growth
  • 3.
  • Sky
  • Brian Turner
  • A hinge point of history
  • Holmes Rolston III
  • The planet is shouting but nobody listens
  • F. Stuart Chapin III
  • The bells of mindfulness
  • Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Restoration and redemption
  • James Gustave Speth
  • Robin Morris Collin
  • A Copernican revolution in ethics
  • Kate Rawles --
  • The danger of human exceptionalism
  • Daniel Quinn
  • A question of our own survival
  • The Dalai Lama
  • The fate of creation is the fate of humanity
  • Gary Paul Nabhan
  • Imagining Darwin's ethics
  • David Quammen
  • Evening falls on the maladaptive ape
  • Robert Michael Pyle
  • 5.
  • To commit a crime against the natural world is a sin
  • Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I
  • Sacred ancestors, sacred homes
  • Nirmal Selvamony
  • 4.
  • The giveaway
  • Robin W. Kimmerer
  • From the mountain, a covenant
  • Courtney S. Campbell
  • So the future can come forth from the ground
  • Deborah Bird Rose
  • A conference in time
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
  • 6.
  • A newt note
  • Wild things for their own sakes
  • Brian Doyle
  • Worship the earth
  • John Perry
  • Something braver than trying to save the world
  • Bill McKibben
  • Peace and sustainability depend on the spiritual and the feminine
  • Massoumeh Ebtekar
  • A life worth living
  • Dale Jamieson
  • Who we really are
  • Dave Foreman
  • Thomas L. Friedman --
  • Spray glue goes. Maggots stay
  • Carly Lettero
  • Ornithophilia
  • Shepard Krech III
  • Heirloom chile peppers and climate change
  • Mary Catherine Bateson
  • Extra! Extra! New consciousness needed
  • Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley
  • Just a few more yards
  • Edwin P. Pister
  • Why sacrifice for future generations?
  • Kimberly A. Wade-Benzoni
  • Hope and the new energy economy
  • Jesse M. Fink
  • 8.
  • 7.
  • A manifesto to North American middle-class Christians
  • Sallie McFague
  • God's passion in the Bible : the world
  • Marcus J. Borg
  • Our obligation to tomorrow
  • Seyyed Hossein Nasr
  • The biblical mandate for creation care
  • Tri Robinson
  • Will religions guide us on our dangerous journey?
  • Martin S. Kaplan
  • An American Indian cultural universe
  • 9.
  • Winter wheat
  • Libby Roderick
  • We are called to help the earth to heal
  • Wangari Maathai
  • An invisible killer
  • Ming Xu, Xin Wei
  • Climate change is a moral problem for you, right now
  • James Garvey
  • From engagement to emancipation
  • George Tinker
  • Sulak Sivaraksa
  • The architecture of language, parts 9 and 10
  • Quincy Troupe --
  • No separation between present and future
  • Fred W. Allendorf
  • A transformational ecology
  • Jonathan F.P. Rose
  • Why should I inconvenience myself?
  • Lauret Savoy
  • There is a tide
  • Ismail Serageldin
  • A fair deal
  • Peter Singer
  • The moral climate
  • Carl Safina
  • 11.
  • Our Edens : ecological homes
  • Bernd Heinrich
  • 10.
  • Wolves, ravens, and a new purpose for science
  • John A. Vucetich
  • Get dirty, get dizzy
  • Hank Lentfer
  • The feasting
  • Alison Hawthorne Deming
  • 12.
  • Changing ethics for a changing world
  • J. Baird Callicott
  • Touching the earth
  • Ethics as if tomorrow mattered
  • bell hooks
  • Love, grief, and climate change
  • Katie McShane
  • For the love and beauty of nature
  • Stephen R. Kellert
  • Earth religion and radical religious reformation
  • Bron Taylor
  • A promise made in love, awe, and fear
  • Wendell Berry
  • The call to forgiveness at the end of the day
  • Carl Pope
  • Kathleen Dean Moore --
  • Sustainability as a founding principle of the United States
  • Michael M. Crow
  • Climate change and intergenerational responsibility
  • Steve Vanderheiden
  • Still an American dilemma
  • Linda Hogan
  • The universe story and planetary civilization
  • Mary Evelyn Tucker, Brian Swimme
  • 14.
  • Moral responsibility is the price of progress
  • Ernest Partridge
  • Climate change : what is required of us?
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • Being cool in the face of global warming
  • David James Duncan
  • 13.
  • Everything must go
  • Paul B. Thompson
  • The no-man's-land of ethics
  • Joerg Chet Tremmel
  • The advocacy responsibility of the scientist
  • José Galizia Tundisi
  • How to be hopeful
  • Barbara Kingsolver
  • To a future without hope
  • Michael P. Nelson
  • The great work
  • The most amazing challenge
  • Paul Hawken
  • Thomas Berry
  • An ethic of the earth
  • N. Scott Momaday
  • Spring's hopes eternal
  • Curt Meine
  • Dawn for all time
Control code
ocn526069034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 478 p.
Isbn
9781595340856
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010021362
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Moral ground : ethical action for a planet in peril, edited by Kathleen Dean Moore and Michael P. Nelson ; foreword by Desmond Tutu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • E.O. Wilson
  • The Inuit right to culture based on ice and snow
  • Sheila Watt-Cloutier
  • The future I want for my daughters
  • Barack Obama
  • Obligation to posterity?
  • Alan Weisman
  • 2.
  • Keepers of life
  • Oren Lyons
  • 1.
  • We bear you in mind
  • Scott Russell Sanders
  • For the children
  • Gary Snyder
  • Steering the earth toward our children's future
  • John Paul II and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I
  • A letter to my boys
  • Hylton Murray-Philipson
  • You choose
  • Derrick Jensen
  • The limits of growth
  • 3.
  • Sky
  • Brian Turner
  • A hinge point of history
  • Holmes Rolston III
  • The planet is shouting but nobody listens
  • F. Stuart Chapin III
  • The bells of mindfulness
  • Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Restoration and redemption
  • James Gustave Speth
  • Robin Morris Collin
  • A Copernican revolution in ethics
  • Kate Rawles --
  • The danger of human exceptionalism
  • Daniel Quinn
  • A question of our own survival
  • The Dalai Lama
  • The fate of creation is the fate of humanity
  • Gary Paul Nabhan
  • Imagining Darwin's ethics
  • David Quammen
  • Evening falls on the maladaptive ape
  • Robert Michael Pyle
  • 5.
  • To commit a crime against the natural world is a sin
  • Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I
  • Sacred ancestors, sacred homes
  • Nirmal Selvamony
  • 4.
  • The giveaway
  • Robin W. Kimmerer
  • From the mountain, a covenant
  • Courtney S. Campbell
  • So the future can come forth from the ground
  • Deborah Bird Rose
  • A conference in time
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
  • 6.
  • A newt note
  • Wild things for their own sakes
  • Brian Doyle
  • Worship the earth
  • John Perry
  • Something braver than trying to save the world
  • Bill McKibben
  • Peace and sustainability depend on the spiritual and the feminine
  • Massoumeh Ebtekar
  • A life worth living
  • Dale Jamieson
  • Who we really are
  • Dave Foreman
  • Thomas L. Friedman --
  • Spray glue goes. Maggots stay
  • Carly Lettero
  • Ornithophilia
  • Shepard Krech III
  • Heirloom chile peppers and climate change
  • Mary Catherine Bateson
  • Extra! Extra! New consciousness needed
  • Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley
  • Just a few more yards
  • Edwin P. Pister
  • Why sacrifice for future generations?
  • Kimberly A. Wade-Benzoni
  • Hope and the new energy economy
  • Jesse M. Fink
  • 8.
  • 7.
  • A manifesto to North American middle-class Christians
  • Sallie McFague
  • God's passion in the Bible : the world
  • Marcus J. Borg
  • Our obligation to tomorrow
  • Seyyed Hossein Nasr
  • The biblical mandate for creation care
  • Tri Robinson
  • Will religions guide us on our dangerous journey?
  • Martin S. Kaplan
  • An American Indian cultural universe
  • 9.
  • Winter wheat
  • Libby Roderick
  • We are called to help the earth to heal
  • Wangari Maathai
  • An invisible killer
  • Ming Xu, Xin Wei
  • Climate change is a moral problem for you, right now
  • James Garvey
  • From engagement to emancipation
  • George Tinker
  • Sulak Sivaraksa
  • The architecture of language, parts 9 and 10
  • Quincy Troupe --
  • No separation between present and future
  • Fred W. Allendorf
  • A transformational ecology
  • Jonathan F.P. Rose
  • Why should I inconvenience myself?
  • Lauret Savoy
  • There is a tide
  • Ismail Serageldin
  • A fair deal
  • Peter Singer
  • The moral climate
  • Carl Safina
  • 11.
  • Our Edens : ecological homes
  • Bernd Heinrich
  • 10.
  • Wolves, ravens, and a new purpose for science
  • John A. Vucetich
  • Get dirty, get dizzy
  • Hank Lentfer
  • The feasting
  • Alison Hawthorne Deming
  • 12.
  • Changing ethics for a changing world
  • J. Baird Callicott
  • Touching the earth
  • Ethics as if tomorrow mattered
  • bell hooks
  • Love, grief, and climate change
  • Katie McShane
  • For the love and beauty of nature
  • Stephen R. Kellert
  • Earth religion and radical religious reformation
  • Bron Taylor
  • A promise made in love, awe, and fear
  • Wendell Berry
  • The call to forgiveness at the end of the day
  • Carl Pope
  • Kathleen Dean Moore --
  • Sustainability as a founding principle of the United States
  • Michael M. Crow
  • Climate change and intergenerational responsibility
  • Steve Vanderheiden
  • Still an American dilemma
  • Linda Hogan
  • The universe story and planetary civilization
  • Mary Evelyn Tucker, Brian Swimme
  • 14.
  • Moral responsibility is the price of progress
  • Ernest Partridge
  • Climate change : what is required of us?
  • Terry Tempest Williams
  • Being cool in the face of global warming
  • David James Duncan
  • 13.
  • Everything must go
  • Paul B. Thompson
  • The no-man's-land of ethics
  • Joerg Chet Tremmel
  • The advocacy responsibility of the scientist
  • José Galizia Tundisi
  • How to be hopeful
  • Barbara Kingsolver
  • To a future without hope
  • Michael P. Nelson
  • The great work
  • The most amazing challenge
  • Paul Hawken
  • Thomas Berry
  • An ethic of the earth
  • N. Scott Momaday
  • Spring's hopes eternal
  • Curt Meine
  • Dawn for all time
Control code
ocn526069034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 478 p.
Isbn
9781595340856
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2010021362
Other physical details
ill.

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