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Author Marshall, Joseph, 1945-

Title To you we shall return: [lessons about our planet from the Lakota] [Hoopla electronic resource].

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 54 min.)) : digital.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Cast Read by Joseph M. Marshall III.
Summary Part memoir, part cultural manifesto, To You We Shall Return offers a comparison between Euro-American attitudes, policies, and history regarding the natural environment to that of ancient native North American beliefs and practices in relating to and living with that same environment. Speaking from the cultural viewpoint of the Lakota of the northern Plains, the author discusses the evolution of native cultures to fit within the environment and adapt to it, as opposed to changing it drastically or wholesale to fit human needs and comforts. He suggests that changing our contemporary thinking in relating to the earth in a less harmful way does not mean a drastic change in lifestyles, but that revisiting the methods of adaptation to and coexistence with the earth will foster a renewed respect which will ultimately benefit mankind as well.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Indian philosophy -- North America. -- Sound recordings.
Environmental protection -- North America. -- Sound recordings.
Sustainability -- North America. -- Sound recordings.
Harmony (Philosophy) -- Sound recordings.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- North America. -- Sound recordings.
Conduct of life. -- Sound recordings.
Environmental responsibility -- North America. -- Sound recordings.
Dakota Indians -- Social life and customs. -- Sound recordings.
Marshall, Joseph, 1945-
North America -- Environmental conditions.
Added Author Marshall Iii, Joseph M..
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781481553988 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1481553984 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10025039
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