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.
G.M. Burghardt, The Genesis of Animal Play: Testing the Limits (MIT Press, 2005).
D.E. Cooper, Convergence with Nature: A Daoist Perspective (Green Books, 2012).
R. De Young and T. Princen, eds., The Localization Reader: Adapting to the Coming Downshift (MIT Press, 2012).
P. Hawken, Blessed Unrest (Penguin, 2008).
C. Parenti, Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence (Nation Books, 2011).
R. Scruton, Green Philosophy: How to Think Seriously About the Planet (Atlantic Books, 2012).
P. Victor, Managing Without Growth: Slower by Design, Not Disaster (Edward Elgar, 2008).