The Canmore Declaration: Statement of Planetary Health Principles–21st Century Agenda for Global Health

The Secret Life of Your Microbiome: Why Nature and Biodiversity are Essential to Health and Happiness by Susan Prescott and Alan Logan

No is Not Enough by Naomi Klein

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity’s Search for Meaning by Jeremy Lent

The Fall: The Insanity of the Ego in Human History and the Dawning of a New Era by Steve Taylor

The Parable of the Tribes: The Problem of Power in Social Evolution by Andrew Bard Schmookler

Affluence without Abundance: The Disappearing World of the Bushmen by James Suzman

The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health and Disease by Daniel Liberman

Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise and Other Bribes by Alfie Kohn

The Earth Has a Soul: C.G. Jung on Nature, Technology and Modern Life, edited by Meredith Sabini

Surviving Survival: The Art and Science of Resilience by Laurence Gonzales

Beautiful Trouble: A Toolbox for Revolution, assembled by Andrew Boyd

The Monkeywrench Gang by Edward Abbey

Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche by Ethan Watters

Free Play: Improvisation in Life and Art by Stephen Nachmanovitch

Medical Nemesis by Ivan Illich

Narrative Medicine: The Use of History and Story in the Healing Process by Lewis Mehl-Madrona

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good For You And How To Get Good At It by Kelly McGonigal

Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain by John Ratey

The Old Way: A Story of the First People by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers: The Acclaimed Guide to Stress, Stress-Related Diseases and Coping Third Edition by Robert Sapolsky

Ecopsychology: Restoring the Earth, Healing the Mind edited by Theodore Roszak

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures by Anne Fadiman

When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress by Gabor Maté, M.D.

Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

The Wisdom of Insecurity by Alan Watts

Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error by Kathryn Schulz

Effortless Mastery: Liberating the Master Musician Within by Kenny Werner

The Cure Within: A History of Mind-Body Medicine by Anne Harrington

The Aims of Education and other essays by Alfred North Whitehead

Curious: The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends on it by Ian Leslie

The Voice of the Earth: An Exploration of Ecopsychology by Theodore Roszak

Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst by Robert Sapolsky

The Rights of Nature: A History of Environmental Ethics by Roderick Frazier Nash

The Healing Path: A Soul Approach to Illness by Marc Ian Barasch

The Globalization of Addiction: A Study in Poverty of the Spirit by Bruce Alexander

A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold

The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently …and Why by Richard Nisbett

The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? by Jared Diamond

Resonate: Present Visual Stories the Transform Audiences by Nancy Duarte

Shaman: A Novel of the Ice Age by Kim Stanley Robinson

Emotional Intelligence: Why it can matter more than IQ by Daniel Goleman

Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine by Candace Pert

The Wise Heart: A Guide to the Universal Teachings of Buddhist Psychology by Jack Kornfield

The Emotional Life of Your Brain by Richard Davidson with Sharon Begley

Lifting Depression by Kelly Lambert

The Plastic Mind by Sharon Begley

The Status Syndrome: How Social Standing Affects our Health and Longevity by Michael Marmot

A General Theory of Love by Thomas Lewis, Fari Amini and Richard Lannon

Winning the Story Wars by Jonah Sachs

Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman

The Wisdom of No Escape by Pema Chodron

In Search of Nature by E.O. Wilson

The Myth of Human Supremacy by Derrick Jensen

The End of Night by Paul Bogard

Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind edited by Linda Buzzell and Craig Chalquist

The Spirituality of Imperfection: Storytelling and the Search for Meaning by Ernest Kurtz and Katherine Ketcham

Brain Rules by John Medina

The Language of the Land: Living Among a Stone-Age People in Africa by James Stephenson

Ego is the Enemy by Ryan Holiday

The Hour Between Dog and Wolf by John Coates

Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with and Indian Elder by Kent Nerburn

The Hacking of the American Mind by Robert Lustig

The Brain that Changes Itself by Norman Doidge

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown

Original Wisdom: Stories of an Ancient Way of Knowing by Robert Wolff

Tao te Ching by Lao Tzu

Circle of Life: Traditional Teachings of Native American Elders by James David Audlin (Distant Eagle)

Black Elk Speaks by John Neihardt

The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking by Oliver Burkeman

The Youngest Science: Notes of a Medicine-Watcher by Lewis Thomas

A Natural History of the Senses by Diane Ackerman

Rhythms of Life: Biological Clocks that Control the Daily Lives of Every Living Thing by Russell Foster and Leo Kreitzman

Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work by Matthew Crawford

The Revenge of the Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter by David Sax

Walking with Cavemen by John Lynch and Louise Barrett

Journey from the Dawn: Life with the World’s First Family by Donald Johanson and Kevin O’Farrell

The Neuroscience of Human Relationships: Attachment and the Developing Social Brain by Louis Cozolino

Meaning, Medicine and the Placebo Effect by Daniel Moerman

The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom by Jonathan Haidt

Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

The Art of Worldly Wisdom by Balthasar Gracian

Lives of a Cell by Lewis Thomas

Wisdom of the Elders by David Suzuki and Peter Knudtsom

Chuang Tzu: basic writings

Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan

Counter Clockwise: Mindful Health and the Power of Possibility by Ellen J. Langer

When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times by Pema Chodron

Our Inner Ape: A Leading Primatologist Explains Why We Are Who We Are by Frans de Waal

Ishi: In Two Worlds by Theodora Kroeber

Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why by Laurence Gonzales

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

Zoobiquity: What Animals Can Teach Us About Health and the Science of Healing by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz

The Powerful Placebo: From Ancient Priest to Modern Physician by Arthur Shapiro and Elaine Shapiro

The Placebo Effect: An Interdisciplinary Exploration edited by Anne Harrington

Placebo: Mind Over Matter in Modern Medicine by Dylan Evans

Original Instructions: Indigenous Teachings for a Sustainable Future edited by Melissa Nelson

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

The Practice of the Wild by Gary Snyder

The Power of Story by Jim Loehr

Rapt: Attention and the Focused Life by Winifred Gallagher

The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World by Iain McGilchrist

Connected: How Your Friends’ Friends’ Friends Affect Everything You Feel, Think, and Do by Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler

The Power of Myth by Joseph Campbell

The Road to Character by David Brooks

Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder by Richard Dawkins

Disease Proof: The Remarkable Truth About What Makes Us Well by David Katz

The Genius in All of Us: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About Genetics, Talent and IQ is Wrong by David Shenk

The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: The Fate of the World and What We Can Do About it Before it’s too Late by Thom Hartmann

Dreamkeepers: A Spirt-Journey into Aboriginal Australia by Harvey Arden

Red Alert: Saving the Planet with Indigenous Knowledge by Daniel R. Wildcat

The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human by Jonathan Gottschall

Descartes’ Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain by Antonio Damasio

The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living by the Dalai Lama and Howard Cutler

How to be an Adult: A Handbook on Psychological and Spiritual Integration by David Richo

Mismatch: Why Our World No Longer Fits Our Bodies by Peter Gluckman and Mark Hanson

The Lab Rat Chronicles: A Neuroscientist Reveals Life Lessons from the Planet’s Most Successful Mammals by Kelly Lambert

The Song of the Dodo: Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions by David Quammen

The Illness Narratives: Suffering, Healing and the Human Condition by Arthur Kleinman

Wisdomkeepers: Meetings With Native American Spiritual Elders by Steve Wall and Harvey Arden

A New Green History of the World: The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations by Clive Ponting

My Name is Chellis and I’m in Recovery From Western Civilization by Chellis Glendinning

Ecological Intelligence: Rediscovering Ourselves in Nature by Ian McCallum

Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of the Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness by Jon Kabat-Zinn

Go Wild: Free Your Body and Mind From the Afflictions of Civilization by John Ratey MD and Richard Manning

Ubuntu: I in You and You in Me by Michael Battle


Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger

Biology and Human Behavior: The Neurological Origins of Individuality, 2nd Edition by Robert Sapolsky

Big History: The Big Bang, Life on Earth, and the Rise of Humanity by David Christian

The Neurobiology of “We” by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.