Children of Nature

Born natturunnar/Children of Nature (1991)  Video

Posted by serpmolot at Aug. 19, 2011
Born natturunnar/Children of Nature (1991)

Born natturunnar/Children of Nature (1991)
DVD5 | Run time: ~86 min | MPEG2 720x480 NTSC 4:3 ~6300 kbps avg | 4.11 GB
audio#1: Icelandic, English (only a few words) | Dolby AC3 2 ch ~192 Kbps | audio#2: Russian | Dolby AC3 2 ch ~192 Kbps
Drama, Romance

Old Thorgeir must leave his home far off in the icelandic 'countryside' and move into a home for senior citizens in Reykjavik. There he meets an old friend from his childhood, Stella. Thorgeir soon becomes unhappy living there and together with Stella he steals a jeep. Together they leave the city for Stella's old home in northwestern Iceland. A drama who asks us: how important is it to have a long life if you have to leave everything that has a meaning for you?

The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 17, 2017
The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered (repost)

The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered by John Michael Greer
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0865716730 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,1 MB
Time of Nature and the Nature of Time: Philosophical Perspectives of Time in Natural Sciences

Time of Nature and the Nature of Time: Philosophical Perspectives of Time in Natural Sciences By Christophe Bouton, Philippe Huneman
English | EPUB | 2017 | 403 Pages | ISBN : 3319537237 | 3.58 MB

This volume addresses the question of time from the perspective of the time of nature. Its aim is to provide some insights about the nature of time on the basis of the different uses of the concept of time in natural sciences. Presenting a dialogue between philosophy and science, it features a collection of papers that investigate the representation, modeling and understanding of time as they appear in physics, biology, geology and paleontology.
In the Name of the Great Work: Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and Its Impact in Eastern Europe

In the Name of the Great Work: Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and Its Impact in Eastern Europe edited by Doubravka Olesaakovaa
English | September 23, 2016 | ISBN: 178533252X | PDF | 322 pages | 0.7 MB

Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 10, 2017
Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations

Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations By Gerard Kuperus, Marjolein Oele
English | PDF | 2017 | 276 Pages | ISBN : 331966235X | 3.24 MB

This volume contains essays that offer both historical and contemporary views of nature, as seen through a hermeneutic, deconstructive, and phenomenological lens. It reaches back to Ancient Greek conceptions of physis in Homer and Empedocles, encompasses 13th century Zen master Dōgen, and extends to include 21st Century Continental Thought.

Citizen Outsider: Children of North African Immigrants in France  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 7, 2017
Citizen Outsider: Children of North African Immigrants in France

Citizen Outsider: Children of North African Immigrants in France by Jean Beaman
English | Sep. 12, 2017 | ISBN: 0520294262 | 170 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

While portrayals of immigrants and their descendants in France and throughout Europe often center on burning cars and radical Islam, Citizen Outsider: Children of North African Immigrants in France paints a different picture.

An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 7, 2017
An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature

An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature by John Aberth
English | October 21st, 2012 | ISBN: 0415779464, 0415779456 | 345 pages | PDF | 5.26 MB

The Middle Ages was a critical and formative time for Western approaches to our natural surroundings.?An Environmental History of the Middle Ages is a unique and unprecedented cultural survey of attitudes towards the environment during this period. Humankind’s relationship with the environment shifted gradually over time from a predominantly adversarial approach to something more overtly collaborative, until a series of ecological crises in the late Middle Ages.

The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 6, 2017
The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World

The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World by David R. Boyd
English | September 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B06ZZYPL8X, ISBN: 1770412395 | 241 pages | EPUB | 2.62 MB

An important and timely recipe for hope for humans and all forms of life!
Vital Forces, Teleology and Organization: Philosophy of Nature and the Rise of Biology in Germany

Vital Forces, Teleology and Organization: Philosophy of Nature and the Rise of Biology in Germany By Andrea Gambarotto
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 156 Pages | ISBN : 3319654144 | 2.20 MB

This comprehensive account of vitalism and the German philosophy of nature in the eighteenth century proposes an innovative thesis. The author restates the theories formulated by the Göttingen School, but also shows that some of its central tenets are drawn directly from the Naturphilosophie developed in Jena.
How Safe Is Safe Enough?: Obligations to the Children of Reproductive Technology (repost)

How Safe Is Safe Enough?: Obligations to the Children of Reproductive Technology by Philip G. Peters
English | 1 edition | March 18, 2004 | ISBN-10: 0195157079 | 288 pages | PDF | 15,5 Mb