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Uncommon Ground
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Timothy Keller, John Inazu
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-14 - Publisher: Thomas Nelson

Bestselling author Timothy Keller and legal scholar John Inazu bring together a thrilling range of artists, thinkers, and leaders to provide a guide to faithful living in a pluralistic, fractured world. How can Christians today interact with those around them in a way that shows respect to those whose beliefs
Uncommon Ground
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Anna Cole, Fiona Paisley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press

Showcasing some of the latest and most interesting work in Australia on gender and crosscultural history, this unique collection offers a diverse group of essays about the complex roles white women played in Australian Indigenous histories.
Uncommon Ground
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: David Leatherbarrow
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: MIT Press

Focusing on the years 1930 to 1960, this book reassesses the relationship between siting and construction. It argues that the the interplay of technology and topography was paramount.
Uncommon Ground
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Veronica Strang
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-23 - Publisher: Routledge

- What makes people care about the environment? - Why and how do different cultural groups value land in different ways? With increasing international concern about green issues, and the apparent failure of mechanistic solutions to complex problems, Uncommon Ground provides a timely understanding of the cultural values that underpin
Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human Place in Nature
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: William Cronon
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A controversial, timely reassessment of the environmentalist agenda by outstanding historians, scientists, and critics. In a lead essay that powerfully states the broad argument of the book, William Cronon writes that the environmentalist goal of wilderness preservation is conceptually and politically wrongheaded. Among the ironies and entanglements resulting from this