CHN Bookshelf May 2014

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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.

J.B. Callicott, Thinking Like a Planet: The Land Ethic and the Earth Ethic (Oxford University Press, 2013).

C. Crouch, The Strange Non-Death of Neoliberalism (Polity Press, 2011).

A. Honneth, Freedom’s Right: the Social Foundations of Democratic Life (Columbia University Press, 2014).

D. Jamieson, Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed—and What It Means for Our Future (Oxford University Press, 2014).

G.E. Kaebnick, Humans in Nature: The World as We Find It and the World as We Create It (Oxford University Press, 2014).

R.W. Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants (Milkweed Editions, 2013).

E. Kolbert, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (Henry Holt and Company, 2014).

S.A. Marglin, The Dismal Science: How Thinking Like an Economist Undermines Community (Harvard University Press, 2008).

A.L. Peterson, Everyday Ethics and Social Change: The Education of Desire (Columbia University Press, 2009).

T. Morris, Hans Jonas’s Ethic of Responsibility: From Ontology to Ecology (State University of New York Press, 2013).

T. Morton, Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology at the End of the World (University of Minnesota Press, 2013).

W. Nordhaus, The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty, and Economics for a Warming World (Yale University Press, 2013).

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