Scientist, philosophers, economists, educators, activists, artists, and business people consider vital questions about our quest for a flourishing earth. In their deliberations they provide a broad vista of the human and planetary conditions. Several important themes emerge: 1. Our impact on the living systems and resources of our planet. 2. Our interconnectedness with everything. 3. The importance of community, relationships, and wisdom. 4. The urgent need to address our daunting reality and our future. 5. Our scientific cosmology's capacity to inform and guide us. This book is full of hope, vision...and solutions. It illuminates how we can draw on both science and wisdom to create a sustainable and a flourishing Earth.
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Science, Wisdom, and the Future: Humanity's Quest for a Flourishing Earth (Humanty Series) 2012-09-28 13:22:03 Deborah Adams
There is an undeniable global sense of imminent and frightening change, and yet few of us can put a finger on exactly what, where, and how this change is manifesting. We are grasping for a handle on what is happening to our planet, our climate, our species, and our connection to the Earth and to each other.