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The earth's blanket : traditional teachings for sustainable living / Nancy J. Turner.

By: Turner, Nancy J, 1947-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Culture, place, and nature. Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2005Description: 298 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0295984740 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Human ecology -- Philosophy | Indigenous peoples -- Ecology | Sustainable living | Philosophy of nature | Conservation of natural resources | Environmental protectionOnline resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Prologue: the land and the peoples -- Wealth and value in a changing world -- Land-based stories of peoples and home places -- A kincentric approach to nature -- Honouring nature through ceremony and ritual -- The balance between humans and nature -- Looking after the lands and waters -- Everything is one -- Finding meaning in a contemporary context.
Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Item holds
Lending Books Pacific Northwest Connections Collection QH541.15.H86 T87 2005 (Browse shelf) Available
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-283) and index.

Prologue: the land and the peoples -- Wealth and value in a changing world -- Land-based stories of peoples and home places -- A kincentric approach to nature -- Honouring nature through ceremony and ritual -- The balance between humans and nature -- Looking after the lands and waters -- Everything is one -- Finding meaning in a contemporary context.

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