Confessions of an Eco-Warrior

Confessions of an Eco-Warrior

by Dave Foreman

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ISBN-13: 9780517880586
Publisher: Crown/Archetype
Publication date: 11/01/1993
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

A cofounder and former member of Earth First!, Dave Foreman is currently chairperson of the Wildlands Project and Executive Editor of the Wild Earth report. He lives in Tucson, Arizona, where he produces an environmental catalog, Books of the Big Outside.

Table of Contents

Introductionvii
1.In Time of Crisis1
2.Earth First!11
3.Putting the Earth First25
4.Who Speaks for Wolf?37
5.The Arrogance of Enlightenment51
6.The Wilderness Gene55
7.Preserving the Wilderness Experience59
8.The Destruction of Wilderness69
9.My Heroes Used to Be Cowboys87
10.Return of the Wolf105
11.The Principles of Monkeywrenching109
12.In Defense of Monkeywrenching117
13.Is Tree Spiking Necessary?149
14.Strategic Monkeywrenching161
15.The Perils of Illegal Action167
16.Some Thoughts on True Believers, Intolerance, Diversity ... and Ed Abbey171
17.Dreaming Big Wilderness177
18.Making the Most of Professionalism193
19.Whither Earth First!?213
Acknowledgments221
Index225

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The arguements are posed in an excellent manor and looks at both sides of the direct action debate. This book is more than worth reading it should be required reading.