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Questions for a Sustainable Future
American Museum of Natural History
New York City, NY
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Questions for a Sustainable Future
Can we create the future we seek by changing our relationship with nature? Explore the possibilities at Questions for a Sustainable Future, a fascinating afternoon of dialogue tackling the "big questions" that challenge our society today - and could change our future.

Hosted by the Center for Humans & Nature and the American Museum of Natural History, the event features diverse perspectives from some of the brightest thinkers of our time to explore humanity's relationship with the world:

"WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE HUMAN?"
*David Sloan Wilson
SUNY Distinguished Professor, Departments of Biology and Anthropology, Binghamton University.

"TO BUILD OR NOT TO BUILD A ROAD...HOW DO WE HONOR THE LANDSCAPE?"
*Nina-Marie Lister
Associate Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University, Toronto; and Visiting ASsociate Professor, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
*Ingrid Stefanovic
Professor of Philosophy, University of Toronto
*Panel Discussion with David Sloan Wilson, Nina-Marie Lister and Ingrid Stefanovic with moderator: Eleanor Sterling, Ph.D., Director, Center for BiodIversity & Conservation, American Museum of Natural History

"HOW DO YOU ENVISION A SUCCESSFUL ECONOMY WITHOUT CONTINUOUS ECONOMIC GROWTH?"
*Richard Howarth
Pat and John Rosenwald Professor, Dartmouth College, and Editor-in-Chief, Ecological Economics
*Peter Victor
Professor in Environmental Studies, York University
*Panel discussion with Richard Howarth and Peter Victor with moderator: Brooke Hecht, Ph.D., President, Center fr Humans & Nature

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Location

American Museum of Natural History (View)
West 77th Street, between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue
New York City, NY 10024
United States


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Education > Other

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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Owner: Center for Biodiversity & Conservation
On BPT Since: Aug 15, 2012
 
Center for Biodiversity & Conservation
212-769-5742
biodiversity@amnh.org...
http://humansandnature.org...


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