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Title Deep ecology for the twenty-first century / edited by George Sessions.
Imprint Boston, MA : Shambhala ; [New York, NY] : Distributed in the United States by Random House, c1995.
Edition 1st ed.

Subject Deep ecology.
Alt Name Sessions, George, 1938-
Alternate Title Deep ecology for the 21st century.
Description xxviii, 488 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Note Cover title: Deep ecology for the 21st century.
Contents What is deep ecology? -- Historical roots of deep ecology -- Arne Naess on deep ecology and ecosophy -- Deep ecology and ecofeminism, social ecology, the greens, and the new age -- Wilderness, the wild, and conservation biology -- Toward the twenty-first century and beyond: social and political implications.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 1570620490 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 30399934
Table of Contents
1The Viable Human / Thomas Berry8
2Deep Ecology: A New Paradigm / Fritjof Capra19
3Simple in Means, Rich in Ends: An Interview with Arne Naess / Stephan Bodian26
4Recovery from Western Civilization / Chellis Glendinning37
5Gary Snyder and the Practice of the Wild / Jack Turner41
6Cultured or Crabbed / Gary Snyder47
7The New Conservation Movement / Dave Foreman50
8Ritual - the Pattern That Connects / Dolores LaChapelle57
9The Deep Ecological Movement / Arne Naess64
10The Heart of Deep Ecology / Andrew McLaughlin85
11Environmental Consciousness in Modern Literature: Four Representative Examples / Del Ivan Janik104
12Killing Wilderness / Wayland Drew113
13Four Forms of Ecological Consciousness Reconsidered / John Rodman121
14Ecology and Man - a Viewpoint / Paul Shepard131
15Four Changes / Gary Snyder141
16The Shallow and the Deep, Long-Range Ecology Movements: A Summary / Arne Naess151
17Ecocentrism and the Anthropocentric Detour / George Sessions156
18Living in the World: Mountain Humility, Great Humility / Richard Langlais195
19Deepness of Questions and the Deep Ecology Movement / Arne Naess204
20The Deep Ecology "Eight Points" Revisited / Arne Naess213
21Equality, Sameness, and Rights / Arne Naess222
22Self-realization: An Ecological Approach to Being in the World / Arne Naess225
23Ecosophy and Gestalt Ontology / Arne Naess240
24Metaphysics of the Treeline / Arne Naess246
25The Place of Joy in a World of Fact / Arne Naess249
26Deep Ecology and Lifestyle / Arne Naess259
27The Deep Ecology-Ecofeminism Debate and Its Parallels / Warwick Fox269
28Deep Ecology and the New Age Movement / George Sessions290
29Leaving the Earth: Space Colonies, Disney, and EPCOT / Jerry Mander311
30"In Wildness Is the Preservation of the World" / Jack Turner331
31The Incarceration of Wildness: Wilderness Areas as Prisons / Thomas Birch339
32Ecocentrism, Wilderness, and Global Ecosystem Protection / George Sessions356
33Wildness, Wise Use, and Sustainable Development / Edward Grumbine376
34The Third World, Wilderness, and Deep Ecology / Arne Naess397
35The Shaky Ground of Sustainability / Donald Worster417
36Global Ecology and the Shadow of "Development" / Wolfgang Sachs428
37Politics and the Ecological Crisis: An Introductory Note / Arne Naess445
38The Rediscovery of Turtle Island / Gary Snyder454
39Deep Ecology for the Twenty-second Century / Arne Naess463
 Selected Bibliography469
 About the Contributors487