Imaginative Ecologies

Other authors have also commented on the problematic implications of choosing such a name. For example, Greta Gaard posits that the concept of Gaia, as that of Mother Earth, “dooms nature to a female way of being, which in Western ...

Imaginative Ecologies

This book explores how “imaginative ecologies,” expressed in visual cultures and literature, promote environmental awareness through the exercise of the imagination. It proves that literary and artistic creations can foster empathy, inspiring the change needed for a more sustainable world.

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Finding the Deep River Within
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Abby Seixas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-28 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Psychotherapist Abby Seixas examines women who are chronically busy, providing guidance to help women reassess their priorities, slow down, and enjoy their lives, and discussing to-do lists, keeping a journal, making choices, and other related topics.
The Color of Atmosphere
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Maggie Kozel
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

The author shares her dream of becoming a doctor, her Navy experience working with patients who all had medical coverage through the government, the shock of entering private practice, and her final decision to leave medicine.
Deep Water Passage
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Ann Linnea
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-03-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The first woman to circumnavigate Lake Superior by kayak retraces her sixty-five day journey through raging storms and freezing cold into the light of spiritual fulfillment
Mother Nature's Lotions and Potions
Language: en
Authors: Freda Swift
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

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I Want to Be Left Behind
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Brenda Peterson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In Brenda Peterson's unusual memoir, fundamentalism meets deep ecology. The author's childhood in the high Sierra with her forest ranger father led her to embrace the entire natural world, while her Southern Baptist relatives prepared eagerly and busily to leave this world. Peterson survived fierce "sword drill" competitions demanding total