By Derrick Jensen,Lierre Keith

ISBN-10: 160980404X

ISBN-13: 9781609804046

In an age marked by means of possible unstoppable environmental cave in and the pressing quest for strategies, environmental thinker Derrick Jensen, the voice of the starting to be deep ecology stream, unearths for us new seeds of desire. the following for the 1st time in The Derrick Jensen Reader are accumulated beneficiant choices from his prescient, unflinching books at the challenge of civilization and the trail to precise resistance.

In the acclaimed A Language Older Than Words, Jensen dissects his personal abusive adolescence to ascertain the pathology of Western tradition and stocks with us the facility and sweetness of an alliance with the flora and fauna. He keeps to exploit the lens of his personal event in addition to the knowledge of philosophers, activists, and lecturers to reveal oppression and contact us to motion in his different early works, Listening to the Land, A tradition of Make Believe, Strangely Like War, and Walking on Water. We see his research deepen whilst he asks us to simply accept that the one ethical reaction to biocide is resistance within the two-volume Endgame, a fact he explores additional in Thought to Exist within the Wild, What We depart Behind, the photo novel As the area Burns, and in his novels, Songs of the Dead and Lives much less Valuable. And in Dreams, Jensen's most up-to-date paintings, he leads us nonetheless extra towards his imaginative and prescient for a healed planet, releasing us to work out past the boundaries of our current tradition to a destiny luminous with meaning.

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