• Pasqueflower, The 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:1979
        Format:born digital; articles
        The Pasqueflower surviving through winter, blooming at the Pasque, Easter, offers a glimpse of the precocious exuberance of life, a token of the covenant of life to continue in beauty despite the wintry storms. To pause ...
      • Nature and human emotions 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:1979
        Format:born digital; chapters (layout features)
        Our encounter with nature is as passionate as it is cognitive. We have emotions of discontinuity before a nature we resist and fear. Our centripetal self maintains its integrity against the centrifugal wildness. There are ...
      • Can and ought we to follow nature? 

        Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
        Date Issued:1979
        Format:born digital; chapters (layout features)
        "Nature knows best" is reconsidered from an ecological perspective which suggests that we ought to follow nature. The phrase "follow nature" has many meanings. In an absolute law-of-nature sense, persons invariably and ...