The Art is Long: Big Health and the New Warrior Activist

Notes and references

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[10] National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association: National Centers for Environmental Information

[10] NASA, NOAA Data Show 2016 Warmest Year on Record Globally


[11] NOAA Arctic Program:

[11] “Ice melt, sea level rise and superstorms: evidence from paleoclimate data, climate modeling, and modern observations that 2 ◦C global warming could be dangerous.”

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 3761–3812, 2016 doi:10.5194/acp-16-3761-2016

[12] The Sixth Extinction official website:

[12] “Impending extinction crisis of the world’s primates: Why primates matter” Science Advances

[12] How to Save the Natural World on Which We Depend

PAS-PASS Workshop, Casina Pio IV, 27 February-1 March 2017

[13] Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists:

[13] “It may well be that more and more of what people bring before doctors and therapists for treatment - agonies of body and spirit - are symptoms of the biospheric emergency registering at the most intimate levels of life. The Earth hurts, and we hurt with it.”

Roszak, Theodore

The Voice of the Earth

[13] ?

[13] When the Pittsburgh Steelers won a classic Super Bowl over Arizona in 2009, Pittsburgh-area doctors saw 25% fewer circulatory heart-related deaths than average over the next eight days, according to Robert Kloner, a cardiology professor at the University of Southern California. After the New York Giants stopped the previously undefeated Patriots in the Super Bowl in 2008, the number of circulatory heart-related deaths in Massachusetts climbed 20% over the next eight days. From results published in 2013 in Clinical Research in Cardiology.

[14] World Health Organization:

[14] See “The Spirit Level” equality trust? website…


[17] Preppers piece:


[17] UNHCR

[18] International Organization for Migration

[18] Wikipedia entry on solastalgia:

Original Albrecht paper “Solastalgia: The Distress Caused by Environmental Change”

February 1, 2007 Glenn Albrecht, et. al. Australasian Psychiatry

Wired magazine article: “Clive Thompson on How the Next Victim of Climate Change Will Be Our Minds”

Glenn Albrecht TEDx talk: “Tipping Points in the Mind”

TEDx Sydney 2010

BBC Future article: “Have you ever felt ‘solistalgia?’”

[20] See Rebecca Brachman: Could a drug prevent depression and PTSD? TEDx New York


[20] (cites a 2013 CDC report on children’s mental health)

[20] “The College Student Mental Health Crisis: Today's college students are suffering from an epidemic of mental illnesses.” Psychology Today February 15, 2014

[21] In Move to Curb Drug Abuse, D.E.A. Tightens Rule on Widely Prescribed Painkiller

by Sabrina Tavernise New York Times, August 21, 2014


[21] Prescription Drug Use and Misuse in the United States: Results from the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health

[21] Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health: Executive Summary

See also the Chapter 1 Introduction and overview:

The NPR report:

[25] See Kelly Lambert’s book Lifting Depression

[26] World Health Organization: “Burden of Disease from Environmental Noise: Quantification of healthy years lost in Europe

[26] Kryter, Karl D. (1994). The handbook of hearing and the effects of noise: physiology, psychology, and public health. Boston: Academic Press. ISBN 0-12-427455-2.

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See also: The Myth of Drug-Induced Addiction, Bruce K. Alexander, Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C., V5A 1S6

[33] Microbial resistance now looms as a distinct threat to public health around the world. Our abuse of antibiotics, especially in industrial agriculture, is now coming home to roost. In September 2016, the World Health Organization declared that “antimicrobial resistance is a global societal challenge and threat.” A WHO official reported that, “By 2050 more people will die from antibiotic-resistant infections than currently die from cancer.”

[1] Kaplan, Michael and Kaplan, Ellen Bozo Sapiens: Why to Err is Human

[39] see The Upside of Stress by Kelly McGonigal and work by Jennifer Crocker

[45] The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us by Christopher Chabris, and Daniel Simons

[45] A similar study was conducted by asking radiologists to assess a doctored MRI image with a gorilla cleverly hidden in plain view. Few of the radiologists actually noticed the gorilla.


[53] Preface to Humane Biology Projects (1961) by the Animal Welfare Institute

(from wikiquote)

[53] The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life (North Atlantic Books) edited by Meredith Sabini p155


[58] Wikipedia entry for Pando:

[58] NPR “From Tree to Shining Tree,”


[60] The International Dark Sky Association

[61] See The International Dark Sky Association:

[63] NYT:

[63] Vanderbilt University. "Will the pronoun I become obsolete? A biological perspective." ScienceDaily, 19 August 2015


See also: The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature’s Great Connectors by David George Haskell

[1] See: Evolutionary Influence on Human Landscape Preference by John H. Falk,  John D. Balling

[68] The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life (North Atlantic Books) edited by Meredith Sabini

[70] see Amnesty International?

[71] See Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love by Robert Karen

[71] See The New School for Social Research:

See also New York Times “Yes, It’s Your Parents’ Fault” by Kate Murphy January 7, 2017

[73] “Expression of Victory and Loss: Estimating Who’s Leading or Trailing from Nonverbal Cues in Sports”

[73] The Expression of Victory and Loss: Estimating Who’s Leading or Trailing from Nonverbal Cues in Sports, The Journal of NonVerbal Behavior J Nonverbal Behav (2014) 38:13-29 DOI 10.1007/s10919-013-0168-7

[73] See also Sunday Review New York Times, The Biology of Risk by John Coates, June 7, 2014

[74] Loneliness and Social Isolation as Risk Factors for Mortality: A Meta-Analytic Review

doi: 10.1177/1745691614568352

Perspectives on Psychological Science March 2015 vol. 10 no. 2 227-237

[74] The lethality of loneliness: John Cacioppo at TEDxDesMoines

Also his book Loneliness: Human Nature and the Need for Social Connection

[75] Silent disco: dancing in synchrony leads to elevated pain thresholds and social closeness Evolution and Human Behavior, May 2016

[82] 6th-5th century BC

[83] Snyder, Gary The Practice of the Wild 1990

[86] [The Structure of the Psyche," CW 8, par. 342.]

[86] The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life (North Atlantic Books) edited by Meredith Sabini p16

[93] Richard Louv website:

[94] Foreman, Dave Confessions of an Eco-Warrior

[94] Watts, Alan “Does It Matter? Essays on Man’s Relation to Materiality.”

New World Library, California, 2007 p 36-37


[96] ‘Exploring Solomon’s Paradox: Self- Distancing Eliminates the Self-Other Asymmetry in Wise Reasoning About Close Relationships in Younger and Older Adults’ (Grossmann and Kross, 2014)

[97] fake elevator buttons and the like…

[101] The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life (North Atlantic Books) edited by Meredith Sabini

[103] Positive Affect and Markers of Inflammation: DiscretePositive Emotions Predict Lower Levels of InflammatoryCytokines Jennifer E. Stellar, Neha John-Henderson, Craig L. Anderson, Amie M. Gordon, Galen D.McNeil, and Dacher KeltnerOnline

American Psychological Association 2015

First Publication, January 19, 2015.

[104] Story at

[106] See Morris Berman’s The Reenchantment of the World.

[106] Joseph Henrich Department of Psychology and Department of Economics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver V6T1Z4, Canada!henrich/home.html

Steven J. Heine Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia,VancouverV6T1Z4,

Ara Norenzayan Department of Psychology, University of BritishColumbia, Vancouver V6T1Z4

[106] “The weirdest people in the world?” Behavioral and Brains Sciences (2010) doi:10.1017/S0140525X0999152X


[110] Annals of Family Medicine The Biopsychosocial Model 25 Years Later: Principles, Practice, and Scientific Inquiry

[114] Wikipedia entry Nonhuman rights project:


[114] “In New Zealand, Lands and Rivers Can Be People (Legally Speaking)”

[115] Anupam Trivedi and Kamal Jagati

Hindustan Times, Dehradun/Nainital

March 22, 20017

[119] see The Songlines by Bruce Chatwin


[123] Tim DeChristopher website:

[124] For updates on this case:

[125] ref: Center for Earth Jurisprudence


[128] Chase, Stuart “The Tyranny of Words”

[147] An Iroquois Perspective. Pp. 173, 174 in American Indian Environments: Ecological Issues in Native American History. Vecsey C, Venables RW (Editors). Syracuse University Press, New York.

[157] Hedges, Chris: War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning and Junger, Sebastian: War

[167] New York Times “The Wrong Way to Take On Trump” by Frank Bruni January 24, 2017




[180] The marshmallow test:


[196] “Egalitarian Behavior and Reverse Dominance Hierarchy” by Christoper Boehm

Current Anthropology Volume 34, Number 3, June 1993

[197] “Egalitarian Behavior and Reverse Dominance Hierarchy” by Christoper Boehm

Current Anthropology Volume 34, Number 3, June 1993

[199] What is Wisdom and How Can We Develop It? Robert J. Sternberg The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science


[200], a project of the Institute for Policy Studies,


[201] The Equality Trust:

[202] See The Status Syndrome by Michael Marmot


[248] Dowd, Michael, Thank God for Evolution

[273] See June Gruber, Happiness and Wellbeing:


[279] The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life (North Atlantic Books) edited by Meredith Sabini

[280] ?

[291] The Myth Gap: What Happens When Evidence and Arguments Aren’t Enough? by Alex Evans

January 2017

[300] Abbey, Edward The Monkeywrench Gang

[301] The corporate American flag:

[307] Mother of All: An Introduction to Bioregionalism            by Kirkpatrick Sale

[308] For a great selection of bioregional maps, see this page:

[309] Ariel and Will Durant's dual autobiography see Will Durant Online

[314] We Need a Seventh Generation Amendment

[327] Wikipedia entry:

[328] Paris Agreement:

[328] see Our Inner Ape by Frans de Waal

[329] MovNat:


Evolve, Move, Play:

[329] Ancestral Health Society

[329] See “Incorporating one health into medical education”

[330] Wikipedia entry on One Health:

[332] Be the Change Media:






[335] Thomas Berry, “The Ecological Age,” in The Dream of the Earth, 42

[335] Dowd, Michael: Thank God for Evolution: How the Marriage of Science and Religion Will Transform Your Life and Our World 2009

Michael Dowd website:

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