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The Earth Only Endures

On Reconnecting with Nature and Our Place In It

by Jules Pretty

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Earthscan Publications Ltd. .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Environmental science,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Developing Countries,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Human Geography,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • Animal-plant relationships,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • Human ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8952586M
    ISBN 101844074323
    ISBN 109781844074327

    Paired with Curtis's classic photographs, these sacred chants capture the heartbeat of a people. An Apache prays ""for people to smile as long as I live""; a Yokuta, to be ""one with this world!""; and a Kiowa asks for universal charity&#;""Because I am poor,/I pray for every living creature."" There are songs about birth and old age; songs for young warrior and those who . In The Earth Only, what do the old men mean by "the earth only endures"? The earth puts up with everything, does not complain, and endures through hard .

    The Earth Only Endures – On Reconnecting with Nature and Our Place in It. Article Type: Books and resources From: International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management, Volume 1, Issue 4 Jules Pretty,Earthscan,London,May , pp.,ISBN ,£, For most of human history, we have lived our daily lives in a close . In ‘The Earth Only Endures ’ by Jules Pretty, many of modern society’s problems have risen from a move towards economic prog-ress and away from our connection to nature. As an increasingly technological, mobile and global society, we are finding less and less time to engage with our natural environment(s), with serious consequences.

      Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature 'The Earth Only Endures is an exemplary blending of passion and rigour. Absolute where it needs to be, always subtle, often beautiful, and ranging exceptionally widely within space, and deeply within time, it could only have been written by someone with Pretty's expertises, both of library and of the Pages:   The stuff we place on the shelf, the things we put frames around, the trophies and whatnots we dust and shine and love to display, the things we're so proud of—it's all headed for the final bonfire (2 Peter , 10–12). But not God's Book! Peter reminds us that the truth "endures forever" (1 Peter ).


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Out of 5 stars The Earth Only Endures- a review Reviewed in the United States on Janu Pretty covers the "greening" of the early Earth (the emergence of life) over many aeons, our own development as a species to predominantly city-dwellers, and ways in which we have now disconnected from by: “The Earth Only Endures is an exemplary blending of passion and rigour.

Absolute where it needs to be, always subtle, often beautiful, and ranging exceptionally widely within space, and deeply within time, it could only have been written by someone with Pretty’s expertises, both of library and of the field.”.

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In Maurice Sendak’s remarkably popular children’s book Where the Wild Things Are, written more than forty years ago, the hero Max, grounded in his bedroom for a series of misdemeanours, watches in his wolf suit as the bare walls and ceiling sprout leaves and turn to a jungle overlooked by a silvery : Jules Pretty.

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