A Buddhist response to the climate emergency

Level E A294.3377 /527388 On loanDue: 27-08-2020   Request
Full title: A Buddhist response to the climate emergency / edited by John Stanley, David R. Loy, and Gyurme Dorje.
Other authors: Stanley, John, 1950- (Editor)
Loy, David, 1947- (Editor)
Gyurme Dorje. (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The Buddhadharma and the planetary crisis / David R. Loy and John Stanley
  • Mind, heart, and nature / The Fourteenth Dalai Lama. Universal responsibility and the climate emergency ; The sheltering tree of interdependence : a Buddhist monk's reflections on ecological responsibility ; Global warming science : a Buddhist approach / John Stanley. Climate, science, and Buddhism ; Our own geological epoch : the Anthropocene ; "The celestial order disrupted loosens plague, famine, and war
  • " ; Climate breakdown at the third pole : Tibet ; The road from denial to agricultural collapse ; The peak oil factor ; Scientific predictions of ecological karma ; The sixth great extinction ; What makes us do it? ; A safe-climate future ; Asian Buddhist perspectives. The meaning of aspirational prayer / Gyurme Dorje ; Pure aspiration, Bodhisattva activity, and a safe-climate future / Gyalwang Karmapa XVII ; The global ecological crisis : an aspirational prayer / Kyabje Sakya Trizin Rinpoche ; The Mandala of the four energies in the Kaliyuga ; A prayer to protect the earth / Kyabje Dudjom Rinpoche ; When snow mountains wear black hats ; An aspirational prayer to avert global warming / Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche ; A prayer to protect the world's environment / Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche ; Human intelligence without wisdom can destroy nature / Ato Rinpoche ; The Bodhisattva path at a time of crisis / Ringu Tulku Rinpoche ; Very dangerous territory / Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche ; A new meaning of 'chu' (beings) and 'no' (environment) has emerged / Tsoknyi Rinpoche ; Minimum needs and maximum contentment / Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche.
  • Western Buddhist perspectives. The voice of the Golden Goose / Bhikkhu Bodhi ; Woe unto us! / Robert Aitken Roshi ; On being with our world / Joanna Macy ; "Except as we have loved, all news arrives as from a distant land" / Joseph Goldstein ; Now the whole planet has its head on fire / Taigen Dan Leighton ; The untellable nonstory of global warming / Susan Murphy ; The future doesn't hurt
  • yet / Matthieu Ricard ; The world is what you make it : a Zen view of global responsibility / Hozan Alan Senauke ; The rising temperature of Planet Earth / Lin Jensen
  • Solutions / John Stanley, Diane Stanley. Clarity, acceptance, altruism : beyond the climate of denial ; A renewable future ; Five transformative powers ; The end of energy waste ; Goodbye to the internal combustion engine ; Tradable energy quotas ; Drawing down carbon with biochar ; Reducing the carbon footprint of the meat industry ; Ending deforestation ; Reforesting the earth ; The bells of mindfulness / Thich Nhat Hanh ; Endorsement of a safe level for atmospheric carbon dioxide / The Dalai Lama ; What's next? / David R. Loy, John Stanley.