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Toward a New Consciousness: Values to Sustain Human and Natural Communities

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Our world, our only habitat, is a biotic system under such stress it threatens to fail in fundamental and irreversible ways. Major change is required to stabilize and restore its functional integrity. This topic has been extensively elaborated by the scientific community and debated by many in policy and government. This issue has not yet emerged, however, as a high priority among the public or altered prevailing values, attitudes, or behavior toward nature. It is now critical that we understand these failures and determine how we can help catalyze a transformation of our values and behaviors toward the natural world.

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Date Of Record Release 2008-09-22 14:18:56
Description Library Holdings.

Our world, our only habitat, is a biotic system under such stress it threatens to fail in fundamental and irreversible ways. Major change is required to stabilize and restore its functional integrity. This topic has been extensively elaborated by the scientific community and debated by many in policy and government. This issue has not yet emerged, however, as a high priority among the public or altered prevailing values, attitudes, or behavior toward nature. It is now critical that we understand these failures and determine how we can help catalyze a transformation of our values and behaviors toward the natural world.
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Source yale school of forestry & environmental studies
Selector Bates
Date Of Record Creation 2008-09-22 14:07:07
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Date Last Modified 2009-10-21 15:15:54
Creator Anthony A. Leiserowitz and Lisa O. Fernandez
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2008-09-22 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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