Northern Illinois University

Dr. Robert Carter


A variety of resources will be listed here and changed from time to time according to my mood, whim, and free time for fooling around with such things.

Required Reading
(In no particular order.)

  • Aldo Leopold: A Sand County Almanac
  • Edward Abbey: Desert Solitaire and The Monkeywrench Gang
  • Rachel Carson: Silent Spring
  • Stewart Udall: The Quiet Crisis
  • May T. Watts: Reading the Landscape
  • Richard Louv: Last Child in the Woods
  • E.O. Wilson: Biophilia
  • David Suzuki: The Sacred Balance
  • Diane Ravitch: The Language Police
  • Carl Sagan: The Demon-Haunted World
  • Howard Gardner: The Disciplined Mind
  • Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point
  • Laurence J. Peter & Raymond Hull: The Peter Principle
  • Henry David Thoreau:  Walden - and mostly improtantly, On Civil Disobedience

Interesting and Highly Useful Web Sites

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