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“we cannot win this battle to save species and environments without forging an emotional bond between ourselves and nature as well… for we will not fight to save what we do not love” – Stephen Jay Gould
So says C. S. Lewis.
I’ve been reading The Age of Empathy by Frans de Waal, and I am so impressed by the clarity of his prose and bold, careful arguments about empathetic attachments among primates. I’ll certainly be blogging about his ideas of altruism … Continue reading