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By David W. Orr

ISBN-10: 0300222815

ISBN-13: 9780300222814

ISBN-10: 0300234600

ISBN-13: 9780300234602

ISBN-10: 1515917223

ISBN-13: 9781515917229

A major environmental philosopher takes a difficult examine the stumbling blocks and chances at the lengthy street to sustainability  

This gripping, deeply considerate publication considers way forward for civilization within the gentle of what we all know approximately weather swap and similar threats. David Orr, an award-winning, the world over famous chief within the box of sustainability and environmental schooling, pulls no punches: regardless of the Paris contract of 2015, Earth platforms won't achieve a brand new equilibrium for hundreds of years. Earth is turning into a unique planet—more threadbare and not more biologically various, with extra acidic oceans and a warmer, extra capricious weather. moreover, know-how won't clear up complicated difficulties of sustainability.
but we're not fated to damage the Earth, Orr insists. He imagines sustainability as a quest and a transition equipped upon powerful and sturdy democratic and fiscal associations, in addition to alterations in middle and mind-set. The transition, he writes, is starting from the ground up in groups and neighborhoods. He lays out particular rules and priorities to lead us towards enduring concord among human and ordinary systems.

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