Nature Culture and the Sacred

Bioneers co-founder Nina Simons offers inspiration for anyone who aspires to grow into their own unique form of leadership with resilience and joy.

Nature  Culture and the Sacred

Bioneers co-founder Nina Simons offers inspiration for anyone who aspires to grow into their own unique form of leadership with resilience and joy. Informed by her extensive experience with multicultural women's leadership development, Simons replaces the old patriarchal leadership paradigm with a more feminine-inflected style that illustrates the interconnected nature of the issues we face today. Sharing moving stories of women around the world joining together to reconnect people, nature and the land--both practically and spiritually--Nature, Culture and the Sacred is necessary reading for anyone who wants to learn from and be inspired by women who are leading the way towards transformational change by cultivating vibrant movements for social and environmental justice.

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Nature, Culture and the Sacred
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Nina Simons
Categories: Leadership in women
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Bioneers co-founder Nina Simons offers inspiration for anyone who aspires to grow into their own unique form of leadership with resilience and joy. Informed by her extensive experience with multicultural women's leadership development, Simons replaces the old patriarchal leadership paradigm with a more feminine-inflected style that illustrates the interconnected nature
Nature, Technology and the Sacred
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Bronislaw Szerszynski
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-28 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

This provocative and timely book argues that contemporary ideas and practices concerning nature and technology remain closely bound up with religious ways of thinking and acting. Using examples from North America, Europe and elsewhere, it reinterprets a range of 'secular' phenomena in terms of their conditioning by a complex series
Nature, Culture and Gender
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: P. Mary Vidya Porselvi
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-20 - Publisher: Routledge

Folktales in India have been told, heard, read and celebrated for many centuries. In breaking new ground, Indian folktales have been reread and examined in the light of the Mother Earth discourse as it manifests in the lifeworlds of women, nature and language. The book introduces ecofeminist criticism and situates
The Sacred Origin and Nature of Sports and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 139
Authors: Ghazi bin Muhammad, H. R. Muhammad
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher:

This unique study defines two aspects of modern society—sports and culture—from a traditional perspective, carefully examining their sacred origin and their relevance throughout history in philosophical and religious thought.
The Sacred and the Profane
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Mircea Eliade
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1959 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A noted historian of religion traces manifestations of the sacred from primitive to modern times, in terms of space, time, nature and the cosmos, and life itself. Index. Translated by Willard Trask.