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Author LinkSponsel, Leslie E.(Leslie Elmer),1943-
Title LinkSpiritual ecology : a quiet revolution / Leslie E. Sponsel.
Imprint Santa Barbara : Praeger, c2012.
Description xxii, 284 p. ;  25 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 207- 276) and index.
Contents Contents: What’s in a tree? -- Enchanted nature, animism -- The original spiritual ecologists, indigenous peoples -- Ecologically noble or ignoble? -- Natural wisdom and action, the Buddha -- Medieval radical, Saint Francis of Assisi -- The spirit of Walden, Henry David Thoreau -- Wilderness disciple, John Muir -- Spiritual science, Rudolf Steiner -- Nature as Thou, Martin Buber -- Challenging Christians, Lynn White, Jr. -- Supernovas -- Can a poet save nature? W.S. Merwin -- Reconnecting, Joanna Macy -- Green patriarch, Bartholomew I -- To plant a tree, Wangari Maathai -- Desert spirituality, Burning Man -- Avatar, opening Pandora’s box, James Cameron -- Atheist spiritual ecology, Donald A. Crosby -- Natural theology, Alister E. McGrath -- Secularization of the sacred, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet.
Subject LinkHuman ecology -- Religious aspects.
LinkIndigenous peoples -- Ecology.
LinkPhilosophy of nature.
LinkEnvironmental ethics.

System Number 000663240
ISBN Link9780313364099 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
Link0313364095 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
Link9780313364105 (ebook)
Link0313364109 (ebook)

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