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By Scott Russell Sanders

ISBN-10: 0253220807

ISBN-13: 9780253220806

ISBN-10: 0253353130

ISBN-13: 9780253353139

As an antidote to the harmful tradition of intake dominating American lifestyles this present day, Scott Russell Sanders demands a tradition of conservation that permits us to enjoy and shield the realm, rather than devouring it. How may perhaps we shift to a harder and in charge lifestyle? What alterations in values and behaviour can be required? Ranging geographically from southern Indiana to the Boundary Waters barren region and culturally from the Bible to billboards, Sanders extends the visions of Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, and Rachel Carson to our personal day. A Conservationist Manifesto indicates the an important relevance of a conservation ethic at a time of mounting hindrance approximately international weather swap, depletion of usual assets, extinction of species, and the industrial inequities among wealthy and terrible countries. the $64000 message of this strong publication is that conservation isn't really easily a private advantage yet a public one.

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