The Conversation

  • Spending time alone in nature is good for your mental and emotional health

    Brad Daniel
    Andrew Bobilya
    Ken Kalisch
    | 2nd July 2018
    Many of us have forgotten how it feels to be truly alone, with jobs, families and now the endless stream of digital information all vying for our attention. But taking time out with just nature for company can provide a myriad of physical, emotional and mental benefits, write BRAD DANIEL, ANDREW BOBILYA and KEN KALISCH

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  • A green Karl Marx

    Karl Marx was deeply committed to ecology? Really???

    Professor Ted Benton
    | 11th June 2018
    Discussion of Karl Marx’s continuing relevance was on his recent 200th birthday still dominated by 'traditional' understandings of Marxism. TED BENTON, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of Essex, argues that sadly, there was little – far too little – on Marx’s thinking on the relations between humans and nature

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