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Hope, human and wild

Bill McKibben

Hope, human and wild

true stories of living lightly on the earth

by Bill McKibben

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Published by Ruminator Books in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental degradation.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on.,
  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.) -- Environmental conditions.,
  • Curitiba (Brazil) -- Environmental conditions.,
  • Kerala (India) -- Environmental conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBill McKibben.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 237 p. ;
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18726557M
    ISBN 101886913137

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Divided into three sections, Hope, Human and Wild profiles the efforts of three caring communities to preserve wilderness and reverse environmental devastation. They include the reforestation of McKibben’s home territory, New York’s Adirondack Mountains; solving traffic and pollution problems in the densely populated Curitiba, Brazil; and how the citizens of Kerala, India have demonstrated Cited by: Hope, Human and Wild book.

Read 30 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Divided into three sections, Hope, Human and Wild profiles the /5. Bill McKibben’s first book, the bestselling The End of Nature, offered a devastating portrait of the harm human civilization has done to theHuman and Wild sets out on a dramatically different journey to provide examples and hope for a sustainable future, one in which our society’s wealth is measured less by its material productivity and more by its spiritual richness; less by.

A tuneless song of praise for the Earth and the possibilities of its restoration to ecological health. McKibben recognizes that the environment is in trouble; in his debut book, The End of Nature (), he rightly observed that there are few landscapes and ecosystems on the planet that have not been substantially altered at human hands.

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Divided into three sections, Hope, Human and Wild profiles the efforts of three caring communities to preserve wilderness and reverse environmental devastation. They include the reforestation of McKibben's home territory, New York's Adirondack Mountains; solving traffic and pollution problems in the densely populated Curitiba, Brazil; and how the citizens of Kerala, India have demonstrated.

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(The End of Nature) proclaims in this book that there are positive signs afoot that we can stem the tide of environmental degradation.

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