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The dream of the earth  Cover Image Book Book

The dream of the earth / Thomas Berry ; preface by Terry Tempest Williams ; foreword by Brian Swimme.

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  • ISBN: 1619025329
  • ISBN: 9781619025325
  • Physical Description: xv, 247 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: San Francisco : Sierra Club Books, ©1988.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-240) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Returning to our native place -- The earth community -- Human presence -- Creative energy -- The ecological age -- Technology and the healing of the earth -- Economics as a religious issue -- The American college in the ecological age -- Christian spirituality and the American experience -- The new story -- Patriarchy: a new interpretation of history -- Bioregions: the context for reinhabiting the earth -- The Hudson River Valley: a bioregional story -- The historical role of the American Indian -- The dream of the earth: our way into the future -- The cosmology of peace.
Summary, etc.:
Discusses the fundamental question of how life can continue to evolve on Earth.
Subject: Human ecology > Religious aspects.
Nature > Religious aspects.
Human ecology > Philosophy.
Écologie humaine > Aspect religieux.
Nature > Aspect religieux.
Écologie humaine > Philosophie.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at John P. Webster Library - West Hartford.


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
John P. Webster Library - West Hartford GF 80 .B47 2015 (Text) 30401147774321 Adult New Book Checked out 12/19/2022

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