CHN Bookshelf August 2010

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A regular feature calling attention to important books and articles that CHN staff, board, and col­laborating scholars are reading and recommend. Quot libros, quam breve tempus.

Peter G. Brown and Jeremy J. Schmidt, eds., Water Ethics: Foundational Readings for Students and Professionals (Island Press, 2010).

Robert H. Carlson, Biology  Is  Technology: The Promise, Peril, and New Business of Engineering Life (Harvard University Press, 2010).

Eva Jablonkia and Marion J. Lamb, Evolution in Four Dimensions: Genetic, Epigenetic, Behavioral and Symbolic Variation in the History of Life (MIT Press, 2006).

Warwick Fox, A Theory of General Ethics: Human Relationships, Nature, and the Built Environment (MIT Press, 2006).

Michel Serres, The Natural Contract (University of Michigan Press, 1995).

Juliet B. Schor, Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth (Penguin Press, 2010).

Juliet B. Schor and Betsy Taylor, eds., Sustainable Planet: Solutions for the Twenty-First Century (Beacon Press, 2002).

Wendy Wheeler, The Whole Creature: Complexity, Biosemiotics and the Evolution of Culture (Lawrence and Wishart, 2006).

E.O. Wilson, The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth (W.W. Norton, 2006).

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