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The last hours of ancient sunlight

waking up to personal and global transformation

1st pbk. ed.

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Published by Three Rivers Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

We're made out of sunlight
How can things look so good yet be so bad?
Glimpsing a possible future in Haiti and other hot spots
The death of the trees
Extinctions : diversity supports survival
Climate changes
A visit to a country that's planning how to survive : China
Deforesting, fighting for fuel, and the rise and fall of empires
The power of our point of view : older and younger cultures
Younger culture drugs of control
Younger culture stories about how things are
What we need to remember
The lives of ancient people
Power vs. cooperation in social structure : the city/state vs. tribes
But what about Darwin? Isn't the victor right?
The new science
New stories are necessary to change the world
Touching the sacred
Learn to create awareness
Lessons from a monk
Re-empower women
The secret of "enough"
Respect other cultures and communities
Renounce war against any living thing
Look into the face of G-d
Change the focus of how we use technology
Turn off the TV
The modern-day tribe : intentional community
Reinventing our daily life and rituals
We have much to learn and even more to remember.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Property of Associated Students. This item may be checked out from the AS Environmental Center, VU 424.

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AS Environmental Center Collection., Associated Students Collections.

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xxii, 314 p. :
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