Main Ecopsychology references

Literature for an introduction to Ecopsychology


Theodore Roszak, The voice of the earth: An exploration of Ecopsychology, 1992 Theodore Roszak, Mary E. Gomes, Allen D. Kanner, Ecopsychology – Restoring the Earth/Healing the Mind, 1995
Linda Buzzell, Craig Chalquist, Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind, 2009 Howard Clinebell, Ecotherapy: healing ourselves, healing the Earth, 1996 (2013)
John Seed, Joanna Macy, Pat Fleming & Arne Naess, Thinking like a mountain: Towards a council of all beings, 1988 Joanna Macy, Molly Young Brown, Coming Back to Life: Practices to Reconnect Our Lives, 1998 (2014)
Philip Sutton Chard The Healing Earth, 1994 Ralph Metzner, Green Psychology – Transforming Our Relationship to the Earth, 1999
Andy Fisher, Radical Ecopsychology: Psychology in service of life, 2013 Jorge Conesa Sevilla, Ecopsychology as Ultimate Force Psychology: A biosemiotic approach to nature estrangement and nature alienation, 2006
Peter H. Kahn & Patricia H. Hasbach, Ecopsychology: Science, Totems and the Technological Species, 2012 Carl G. Jung & Meredith Sabini, The Earth has a soul: Jung on Nature, Technology & Modern life, 2002


More Literature in English

Joseph Campbell, Goddesses: Mysteries of the Feminine Divine, 2013

Ian McCallum, Ecological Intelligence: Rediscovering ourselves in nature, 2008

Fritjof Capra, The web of life, 1996

Craig S. Chalquist, Rebearths: Conversations with a world ensouled, 2010

Chellis Glendinning, My name is Chellis and I’m in Recovery from Western Civilization, 1994

Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women who run with the wolves: Myths and stories of the wild woman archetype, 1996

Martin Jordan & Joe Hinds, Ecotherapy: Theory, Research & Practice, 2016

Aldo Leopold, A sand county almanac, 1986

James Lovelock, The revenge of Gaia: Earth’s climate crisis & the fate of humanity, 2007

Dennis L. Merritt, Jung and Ecopsychology: The Dairy Farmer’s Guide to the Universe, 2012

Dennis L Merritt, Land, Weather, Seasons, Insects: An Archetypal View, 2013

Dennis L Merritt, Hermes, Ecopsychology, and Complexity Theory, 2012

Dennis L Merritt, The Cry of Merlin: Jung, the Prototypical Ecopsychologist, 2012

Jamie Sams, Dancing the Dream: The Seven Sacred Paths Of Human Transformation, 1998

Paul Shepard, Nature and Madness, 1998

Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee (Ed.), Spiritual Ecology: The cry of the earth, 2016

Florence Williams, The nature fix: Why nature makes us happier, healthier and more creative, 2017

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