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A Buddhist response to the climate emergency, edited by John Stanley, David R. Loy, and Gyurme Dorje

Label
A Buddhist response to the climate emergency
Title
A Buddhist response to the climate emergency
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Stanley, David R. Loy, and Gyurme Dorje
Title variation
Climate emergency
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 294.3/377
  • 294.34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ4570.E23
LC item number
B85 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stanley, John
  • Loy, David
  • Gyurme Dorje
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global environmental change
  • Buddhism
Label
A Buddhist response to the climate emergency, edited by John Stanley, David R. Loy, and Gyurme Dorje
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
  • 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 292 p.
Isbn
9780861716050
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008866
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • ocn298781881
  • (OCoLC)298781881
Label
A Buddhist response to the climate emergency, edited by John Stanley, David R. Loy, and Gyurme Dorje
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
  • 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 292 p.
Isbn
9780861716050
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008866
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • ocn298781881
  • (OCoLC)298781881

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