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.
J. Bendik-Keymer, The Ecological Life: Discovering Citizenship and a Sense of Humanity (Roman and Littlefield, 2006).
N. Berggruen and N. Gardels, Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century: A Middle Way between East and West (Polity Press, 2013).
F. Biermann, Earth System Governance: World Politics in the Anthropocene (MIT Press, 2014).
D. Callahan, The Five Horsemen of the Modern World: Climate, Food, Disease, and Obesity (Columbia University Press, 2016).
R. Coles, Visionary Pragmatism: Radical and Ecological Democracy in Neoliberal Times (Duke University Press, 2016).
F. C. Rich, Getting to Green: Saving Nature-A Bipartisan Solution (W.W. Norton, 2016).
C. Taylor, The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity (Cambridge University Press, 2016).
K. Weston, Animate Planet: Making Visceral Sense of Living in a High-Tech Ecologically Damaged World (Duke University Press, 2017).