“This is the chronicle of an intellectually important and interesting life—Capra’s understanding of systems thinking becomes ever more useful as we enter this period of systemic collapse. It’s a story of routes we never really took and that we must now find again.”—Bill McKibben, author of Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?
“Fritjof Capra is one of the foremost thinkers at the interface between modern physics and an encompassing worldview looking toward a sustainable future. In these essays, he has provided us with the intellectual tools to probe these critical and emerging ideas.”—Jonathan Ashmore, contributor to The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference, Second Edition
“This synthesis of the work of Fritjof Capra spanning five decades provides an essential systems-thinking framework to understand and tackle the complex socioecological challenges confronting the planet.”—Miguel A. Altieri, author of Agroecology: The Science of Sustainable Agriculture