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Product Description: Melanie Harris argues that African American women make unique contributions to the environmental justice movement in the ways that they theologize, theorize, practice spiritual activism, and come into religious understandings about their relationship with the earth...read more

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9781626982017 | Orbis Books, December 31, 2017, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Melanie Harris argues that African American women make unique contributions to the environmental justice movement in the ways that they theologize, theorize, practice spiritual activism, and come into religious understandings about their relationship with the earth.

Product Description: Tropical streams and streams, in general, are sentinels of change and, as such, provide an early warning system for environmental health. In particular, tropical streams are unique because they harbor enormous biodiversity. This book compares and contrasts low latitude vs...read more

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9781466592575 | CRC Pr I Llc, June 15, 2017, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: Tropical streams and streams, in general, are sentinels of change and, as such, provide an early warning system for environmental health.

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Product Description: Sinuous and sensual, the poems of In Full Velvet interrogate the nuances of desire, love, gender, ecology, LGBTQ lineage and community, and the tension between a body’s material limits and the forms made possible by the imagination...read more

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9781941411377 | Sarabande Books, February 14, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Sinuous and sensual, the poems of In Full Velvet interrogate the nuances of desire, love, gender, ecology, LGBTQ lineage and community, and the tension between a body’s material limits and the forms made possible by the imagination.

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Product Description: Sickened by the contamination of their water, their air, of the Earth itself, more and more people are coming to realize that it is capitalism that is, quite literally, killing them. It is now clearer than ever that capitalism is also degrading the Earth’s ability to support other forms of life...read more

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9781583676301 | Monthly Review Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Sickened by the contamination of their water, their air, of the Earth itself, more and more people are coming to realize that it is capitalism that is, quite literally, killing them.

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9781583676295 | Reprint edition (Monthly Review Pr, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Sickened by the contamination of their water, their air, of the Earth itself, more and more people are coming to realize that it is capitalism that is, quite literally, killing them.

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Product Description: In Animate Planet Kath Weston shows how new intimacies between humans, animals, and their surroundings are emerging as people attempt to understand how the high-tech ecologically damaged world they have made is remaking them, one synthetic chemical, radioactive isotope, and megastorm at a time...read more

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9780822362104 | Duke Univ Pr, January 6, 2017, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: In Animate Planet Kath Weston shows how new intimacies between humans, animals, and their surroundings are emerging as people attempt to understand how the high-tech ecologically damaged world they have made is remaking them, one synthetic chemical, radioactive isotope, and megastorm at a time.

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9780822362326 | Duke Univ Pr, January 6, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In Animate Planet Kath Weston shows how new intimacies between humans, animals, and their surroundings are emerging as people attempt to understand how the high-tech ecologically damaged world they have made is remaking them, one synthetic chemical, radioactive isotope, and megastorm at a time.

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Product Description: Ordinary people seek connections to the natural world and each other in the poems of The Heronry, a collection that presents a series of spiritual encounters in the form of praise poems, lyric portraiture, and meditations on faith and belief...read more

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9781941411353 | Sarabande Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Ordinary people seek connections to the natural world and each other in the poems of The Heronry, a collection that presents a series of spiritual encounters in the form of praise poems, lyric portraiture, and meditations on faith and belief.

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Product Description: A short history of climate change from someone whose career has been spent addressing those issues at the highest levels.Despite scientific data to the contrary, there remains plenty of political resistance to the idea that climate change is in fact real--and a real danger to the planet...read more

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9780815727880 | Brookings Inst Pr, December 20, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A short history of climate change from someone whose career has been spent addressing those issues at the highest levels.

Product Description: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this student-friendly text follows a three-pronged approach to help students understand the globalizing processes relating to the environment and sustainability that are examined in a range of disciplines, including environmental studies, geography, global studies, political science, international affairs, comparative politics, and other disciplines...read more
By Andrea Nightingale (editor)

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9780765646439 | Routledge, December 15, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this student-friendly text follows a three-pronged approach to help students understand the globalizing processes relating to the environment and sustainability that are examined in a range of disciplines, including environmental studies, geography, global studies, political science, international affairs, comparative politics, and other disciplines.

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9780765646446 | Routledge, December 15, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: From the Foundations in Global Studies series, this student-friendly text follows a three-pronged approach to help students understand the globalizing processes relating to the environment and sustainability that are examined in a range of disciplines, including environmental studies, geography, global studies, political science, international affairs, comparative politics, and other disciplines.

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Product Description: Iain Sinclair, the acclaimed writer, walks back along the cliff-top paths of the Gower peninsula in South Wales where he grew up. He soon recognises these walks were significant waymarks in his life as he discovered the mythology behind the Black Apples of Ceri Richards and the poems of Dylan Thomas...read more

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9781908213280 | Dufour Editions, August 27, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Iain Sinclair returns to the landscape of his youth, the Gower Peninsula in South Wales, beginning a new journey into his past, inspired by the poetry of Vernon Watkins and Dylan Thomas and the art of Ceri Richards, which illustrates this book.

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9781908213457 | Reprint edition (Little Toller Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Iain Sinclair, the acclaimed writer, walks back along the cliff-top paths of the Gower peninsula in South Wales where he grew up.

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Product Description: This new edition has been revised throughout, and adds several sections, including: lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability...read more

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9781498749541 | 2 revised edition (CRC Pr I Llc, November 30, 2016), cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This new edition has been revised throughout, and adds several sections, including: lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability.

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Product Description: For almost four billion years, microbes had the primordial oceans all to themselves. The stewards of Earth, these organisms transformed the chemistry of our planet to make it habitable for plants, animals, and us. Life's Engines takes readers deep into the microscopic world to explore how these marvelous creatures made life on Earth possible―and how human life today would cease to exist without them...read more

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9780691155371 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 27, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: For almost four billion years, microbes had the primordial oceans all to themselves.
9780396076872, titled "Arna Bontemps-Langston Hughes Letters, 1925-1967" | Dodd Mead, February 1, 1980, cover price $17.95 | also contains Arna Bontemps-Langston Hughes Letters, 1925-1967 | About this edition: Black cloth binding.

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9780691173351 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, November 29, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: For almost four billion years, microbes had the primordial oceans all to themselves.

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Product Description: The belief that Nature exists as a blank, stable stage upon which humans act out tragic performances of international relations is no longer tenable. In a world defined by human action, we must reorient our understanding of ourselves, our environment, and our security...read more

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9783837633375 | Transcript Verlag, November 15, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The belief that Nature exists as a blank, stable stage upon which humans act out tragic performances of international relations is no longer tenable.

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Product Description: Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs. In order to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability in this epoch of human domination--known as the Anthropocene--ecologists have begun to think differently about the interdependencies between humans and the natural world...read more

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9780691160566 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs.

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Product Description: How to use permaculture design as a catalyst for a shift of perception about our place in the world Do you wish to creatively engage with the wickedly complex problems of today, while not adding to the mess? Do you want to consciously act with clarity and grace whilst living on a thriving planet? Do you want a fair society, where people care for each other, their children and grandchildren? Stefan Geyer shows how permaculture, infused by insights from the Zen tradition, can be a modern means to liberation from our society’s present woes...read more

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9781856232890 | Permanent Pubns, October 28, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: How to use permaculture design as a catalyst for a shift of perception about our place in the world Do you wish to creatively engage with the wickedly complex problems of today, while not adding to the mess?

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Product Description: Soils have been called the most complex microbial ecosystems on Earth. A single gram of soil can harbor millions of microbial cells and thousands of species. However, certain soil environments, such as those experiencing dramatic change exposing new initial soils or that are limited in precipitation, limit the number of species able to survive in these systems...read more
By Blaire T. Steven (editor)

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9783110419986 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 15, 2016, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: Soils have been called the most complex microbial ecosystems on Earth.

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Product Description: Biotechnology of extremophiles - the applied science field that seeks to employ extremophilic organisms in order to discover in particular novel and unique useful biocompounds and genetic systems. This book aims to give a broad overview on the potential usage of extremophiles in biotechnology (e...read more
By Natuschka M. Lee (editor)

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9783110427738 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, April 15, 2017, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: Biotechnology of extremophiles - the applied science field that seeks to employ extremophilic organisms in order to discover in particular novel and unique useful biocompounds and genetic systems.

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Product Description: Drawn from his writings, speeches, and homilies, this collection by Pope Francis lays out the comprehensive vision behind his historic encyclical Laudato Si' and shows how concern for the earth calls for a profound conversion of values that involves a new understanding of our relation to God's Creation...read more
By Giuliano Vigini (editor)

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9781626981898 | Orbis Books, October 13, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Drawn from his writings, speeches, and homilies, this collection by Pope Francis lays out the comprehensive vision behind his historic encyclical Laudato Si' and shows how concern for the earth calls for a profound conversion of values that involves a new understanding of our relation to God's Creation.

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Product Description: The practice of ecological restoration, firmly grounded in the science of restoration ecology, provides governments, organizations, and landowners a means to halt degradation and restore function and resilience to ecosystems stressed by climate change and other pressures on the natural world...read more
By Karen Holl (foreword by)

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9781610916967 | 2 edition (Island Pr, October 13, 2016), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The practice of ecological restoration, firmly grounded in the science of restoration ecology, provides governments, organizations, and landowners a means to halt degradation and restore function and resilience to ecosystems stressed by climate change and other pressures on the natural world.

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9781610916974 | 2 edition (Island Pr, October 13, 2016), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The practice of ecological restoration, firmly grounded in the science of restoration ecology, provides governments, organizations, and landowners a means to halt degradation and restore function and resilience to ecosystems stressed by climate change and other pressures on the natural world.

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Product Description: A powerful and wide-ranging indictment of the treatment of animals by humans--and an eloquent plea for animal rights.Every cow just wants to be happy. Every chicken just wants to be free. Every bear, dog, or mouse experiences sorrow and feels pain as intensely as any of us humans do...read more

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9781611803051 | Shambhala Pubns, October 4, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A powerful and wide-ranging indictment of the treatment of animals by humans--and an eloquent plea for animal rights.

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Product Description: Lockley was a hugely influential figure in natural history and was lauded by Sir Peter Scott and Richard Adams, the author of Watership Down, who also used him as a character in his book The Plague Dogs. Amy Liptrot, the author of The Outrun, has written the introduction.
By Amy Liptrot (introduced by)

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9781908213327 | Little Toller Books, October 11, 2016, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Lockley was a hugely influential figure in natural history and was lauded by Sir Peter Scott and Richard Adams, the author of Watership Down, who also used him as a character in his book The Plague Dogs.

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Product Description: Discover the biggest issue in conservation today. This companion to the documentary Cowspiracy explores the impacts of the most environmentally destructive industry on the planet: animal agriculture. The award-winning documentary Cowspiracy presents alarming truths about the effects of animal agriculture on the planet...read more
By Kip Andersen, Chris Hedges (introduced by) and Keegan Kuhn

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9781608878437 | Reprint edition (Earth Aware Editions, October 4, 2016), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Discover the biggest issue in conservation today.

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Product Description: Now updated and expanded, People and Nature is a lively, accessible introduction to environmental anthropology that focuses on the interactions between people, culture, and nature around the world. Written by a respected scholar in environmental anthropology with a multi-disciplinary focus that also draws from geography, ecology, and environmental studies Addresses new issues of importance, including climate change, population change, the rise of the slow food and farm-to-table movements, and consumer-driven shifts in sustainability Explains key theoretical issues in the field, as well as the most important research, at a level appropriate for readers coming to the topic for the first time Discusses the challenges in ensuring a livable future for generations to come and explores solutions for correcting the damage already done to the environment Offers a powerful, hopeful future vision for improved relations between humans and nature that embraces the idea of community needs rather than consumption wants, and the importance of building trust as a foundation for a sustainable future...read more

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9781405105712 | Blackwell Pub, February 10, 2006, cover price $121.95 | About this edition: This book provides a lively and thoughtful introduction to ecological anthropology by examining the evolving relations between human communities and nature.

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9781118877470 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, October 3, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Now updated and expanded, People and Nature is a lively, accessible introduction to environmental anthropology that focuses on the interactions between people, culture, and nature around the world.
9781405105729 | Blackwell Pub, February 10, 2006, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This book provides a lively and thoughtful introduction to ecological anthropology by examining the evolving relations between human communities and nature.

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9781405154611 | Blackwell Pub, February 24, 2009, cover price $94.95

Product Description: The industrial ecology concepts and tools provide potential solutions towards the development of a more sustainable world. Material flow analysis, an industrial ecology tool, is used to evaluate losses during the material life cycle and to provide measures for the more efficient use of resources...read more

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9781498730624 | CRC Pr I Llc, November 15, 2016, cover price $159.95 | About this edition: The industrial ecology concepts and tools provide potential solutions towards the development of a more sustainable world.

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