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Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate (A Progressive Guide to Action)
Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate (A Progressive Guide to Action)
by George Lakoff
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Don't Think of An Elephant! is the antidote to the last forty years of conservative strategizing and the right wing?s stranglehold on political dialogue in the United States. Author George Lakoff explains how conservatives think, and how to counter... (read more)

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Animate Earth (06 Edition)
Animate Earth (06 Edition)
by Harding
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Modern science and western culture both teach that the planet we inhabit is a dead and passive lump of matter, but as Stephan Harding points out, this wasn't always the prevailing sentiment and in Animate Earth he sets out to explain how these older... (read more)

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Machines As the Measure of Men : Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance (89 Edition)
Machines As the Measure of Men : Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance (89 Edition)
by Michael Adas
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Adas (history, Rutgers) examines the ways in which European perceptions of their scientific and technological superiority have since the 16th century shaped their interactions with non-Western peoples and cultures--cultures that they judge to... (read more)

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The Green Belt Movement: Sharing the Approach and the Experience
The Green Belt Movement: Sharing the Approach and the Experience
by Wangari Maathai
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Africa's future is the subject of fierce debate, with the media full of warnings about environmental and economic collapse. Development workers continue to create supposed solutions to the problems they see, with little effect and much controversy. While... (read more)

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Bombing to Win: Air Power and Coercion in War (Cornell Studies in Security Affairs)
Bombing to Win: Air Power and Coercion in War (Cornell Studies in Security Affairs)
by Robert A. Pape
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Can air bombardment break the morale of an enemy and force it to capitulate or does it strengthen the enemy's determination to resist? In the first major book since the Vietnam War on the theory and practice of airpower and its political effects, Robert... (read more)

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Empty Ocean (03 Edition)
Empty Ocean (03 Edition)
by Richard Ellis
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In The Empty Ocean, acclaimed author and artist Richard Ellis tells the story of our continued plunder of life in the sea and weighs the chances for its recovery. Through fascinating portraits of a wide array of creatures, he introduces us to the many... (read more)

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Welcome to the Machine: Science, Surveillance, and the Culture of Control (Politics of the Living)
Welcome to the Machine: Science, Surveillance, and the Culture of Control (Politics of the Living)
by Derrick Jensen
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Jensen and Draffan look at the way machine readable devices that track our identities and purchases have infiltrated our lives and have come to define our culture.... (read more)

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Biopiracy : the Plunder of Nature and Knowledge (97 Edition)
Biopiracy : the Plunder of Nature and Knowledge (97 Edition)
by Vandana Shiva
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In this intelligently argued and principled book, internationally renowned Third World environmentalist Vandana Shiva exposes the latest frontier of the North's ongoing assault against the South's biological and other resources. Since the land, the... (read more)

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Communicating Nature: How We Create and Understand Environmental Messages
Communicating Nature: How We Create and Understand Environmental Messages
by Julia B. Corbett
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A broader and more comprehensive understanding of how we communicate with each other about the natural world and our relationship to it is essential to solving environmental problems. How do individuals develop beliefs and ideologies about the... (read more)

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
by Jean Giono
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Twenty years ago Chelsea Green published the first trade edition of The Man Who Planted Trees, a timeless eco-fable about what one person can do to restore the earth. The hero of the story, Elzéard Bouffier, spent his life planting one hundred... (read more)

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Hope, Human and Wild: True Stories of Living Lightly on the Earth (World as Home)
Hope, Human and Wild: True Stories of Living Lightly on the Earth (World as Home)
by Bill McKibben
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In lyrical, penetrating essays, Bill McKibben offers an optimistic response to his best-selling The End of Nature. He journeys from the Adirondack Mountains to Brazil and India to profile the efforts of caring communities to preserve wilderness and... (read more)

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Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays; The Diane Wilson Story
Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays; The Diane Wilson Story
by Molly Bang
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Acclaimed graphic artist Molly Bang brings Diane Wilson's story to life in striking pictures. A vivid companion to An Unreasonable Woman. Diane Wilson lived a fairly ordinary life as a commercial shrimper and mother until she learned that she lived... (read more)

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The Happiness Trip: A Scientific Journey
The Happiness Trip: A Scientific Journey
by Eduardo Punset
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This is a lucid and passionate approach to the science of happiness and its conditioning factors: emotions, stress, hormonal flows, and aging, as well as the social, economic, cultural, and religious aspects associated with the emotion.... (read more)

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Winning the Next War: Innovation and the Modern Military
Winning the Next War: Innovation and the Modern Military
by Stephen Peter Rosen
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Scope #68: Communicating Global Change Science to Society: An Assessment and Case Studies
Scope #68: Communicating Global Change Science to Society: An Assessment and Case Studies
by Holm Tiessen
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National governments and research scientists may be equally concerned with issues of global environmental change, but their interests-and their timelines-are not the same. Governments are often focused on short-term effects and local impacts of global... (read more)

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