2022 (at press) The Maternal Mythic Milieu of
Ralph Metzner, festschrift chapter for a book edited by his wife, Cathy
Coleman, publication date not confirmed.
2022 (at press), God, War and the Faeries:
Mentoring and Carrying Stream in Writing Poacher’s Pilgrimage, conference proceedings,
literature and religion in Scotland, The Association for Scottish
Literary Studies, University of Glasgow, publication date not
2022 (at press), Spiritual Activism, Atomic
Theology and ‘the Bomb’ in Scotland, chapter in
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Religion and Peace, eds. Jolyon
Mitchell, Lesley Orr, Martyn Percy & Francesca Po, due March 2022.
2022 (at press), book review of 'Eco-Theology:
Essays in Honor of Sigurd Bergmann' and 'The T&T Clark Handbook of
Christian Theology and Climate Change', Modern Believing, due Jan
Beginning with Oneself: Raimon Panikkar's 9 Sutras for COP 26,
The Friend, 3 September, p. 12.
300. 2021, Agus mar sin Car a’ Mhuiltein / And So Somersault,
(poetry pamphlet - a major Gaelic/English poem about a night away in the
faerie hill by Maoilios Caimbeul / Myles Campbell with Introduction
by Iain MacKinnon, Catherine MacPhee and me), SEALL & Atlas Arts, Isle
of Skye. (That links to the SEALL page with photos, PDF and audio links
from the night’s performance.
The pamphlet PDF
is also here.
299, 2021, Rising
Through the Third Great Flood, in Living Faithfully in the Time
of Creation, eds. Kathy Galloway & Katharine M. Preston, The Iona
Community, pp. 71 - 72.
298. 2021, Three Reflections
on Elderly Care, The Friend and BBC Thought for the Day,
297. 2020, The Attitude
of Education, chapter in festschrift for Mairéad
Nic Craith, Per Scribendum,
Sumus: Ethnopoesis, or: Writing Heritage, eds. Ulrich Kockel, Philip
McDermott & Liam Campbell, Lit Verlag, Zurich, pp. 144-147.
296, 2020, Ahead of COP 26
Scotland has so much to teach the world, The Herald, 19 Nov,
Riders on the Storm: the Climate Crisis and the Survival of
Being, Birlinn, Edinburgh, 243 + xi, ISBN 978 1 78027 639 7,
296. 2020, The
Religious Education of the Future, RE Secondary News,
Hampshire County Council, summer edn., pp. 9-11.
295. 2020, Held in the Basket of Community, Solas 2020 Festival
294. 2020, Salted with Fire
- Easter Reflection for the Iona Community, In Love with the Life
of Life, Wild Goose Publications, pp. 191-193.
2019, Towards Third Millennium Christianity: Activism, Nonviolence & the
Mystical Imperative, Future of Faith Lecture 2019 to
Unitarians, Quakers & the Progressive Christianity Network, Faith and
Freedom, 72:118, pp. 3-21; also in a Quaker version (abridged with
some additions) as
Third Millennium Christianity and Quakerism, The Friends
Quarterly, 4:2019, pp. 22-41.
292. 2019, God Carry Me,
Dark Mountain Journal, Issue 16,10th anniversary edition essay,
291. 2019, Spirituality and Social Activism,
chapter with Matt
Carmichael (2) in
The Routledge International Handbook of Spirituality and Society,
ed. László Zsolnai & Bernadette Flanagan, Routledge, London.
290. 2019, Papua Visitors Feast at Croirgerraidh,
Issue 17, August, p. 6.
289. 2019, Report of West Papua
Province study tour to Hebrides, July.
2019, Doom and
Dharma (politics of climate change & regenerative culture),
The Ecologist, 22 July (online).
287. 2019, Report on GalGael
Trust people's visit to the Isle of Iona, March 2019.
286. 2019, "Keep thinking about the stories I'm telling
you": Obituary for Agnus Maclennan of Kirkibost & Achmore,
Issue 15, Feb, pp. 8-9.
285. 2018-19, Three Reflections
for Extinction Rebellion - in The Ecologist on
and in The Friend on
discernment, to Jan 2019.
284. 2018, Love Never Shouts:
Iona and the GalGael Trust, The Friend, 1 June, p. 13.
2018, The State of the Nation Lecture 2018, St Andrew's Day, St Giles
Cathedral, Edinburgh - that's an audio link, for the text click
here. For source
references on St A, see
282. 2018, Obituary of
Tom Forsyth of Scoraig - Crofter and Pioneer of Eigg Land Reform, The
Herald, 31 August, p. 22 (link to the newspaper's online version
281. 2018, Keynote
Address for the 25th Anniversary of the Assynt Crofters' Trust,
The Assynt Crofters' Trust, Stoer, Sutherland, 2 July (pdf of original posting
on their website).
280. 2018, Imagine
Life Without the Interconnector: We can take back control (Isle of Lewis
wind farm debate), The Stornoway Gazette 28 June and expanded version as
a guest on Katie Laing's blog 30 June, see at that link.
279. 2018, Combined Domestic Solar & Air-to-air-source Heat Pump experience
- how we cut our annual domestic energy bills from £1,400 to £102 and domestic carbon footprint
by 64%, including the article
Wood, Wind and Sunny Govan in Reforesting Scotland. This page gives
the full energy and
financial analysis for first 5 operational years of renewables technology on a Glasgow terraced house
278, 2018, The Manknell Doctrine - Oxfam and a half-century's political
drivers of the Third Sector,
Bella Caledonia, 4 March,
PDF copy of web
277, 2018, A Perilous Neglect - Quakers, Merton & Torture,
Friends Journal, USA, February, pp. 10-11.
276, 2018, The Iroquois Six Nations Address to the Western World of 40
Bella Caledonia supplement in The
January, p. 6.
275, 2018, The Immortality of Robert Burns, Burns' Night address to
the GalGael Trust, Bella Caledonia online,
PDF copy of web
274, 2018, Rembering
Kenyon Wright: India's Swaraj and the Scottish Parliament, Cable
Magazine, Issue 7, January (was online, Scottish international affairs).
273, 2017, Promised
Land: Why Ulva? Why Land Reform?, Bella Caledonia supplement in The National,
2 December, pp. 1-7. Also on Bella's website
272, 2017, The
PsalmBoat Project: Alastair McIntosh at Soval Lodge, Lochs News,
Leurbost, Isle of Lewis, Nov 2017, pp. 12-13.
271, 2017, Some Contributions of Geopoetics to Modern Scottish Land
Scottish Centre for
proceedings "Expressing the Earth", Seil Island, Scotland;
PDF copy of web
270, 2017, "Foreword"
to Isle of Eigg Heritage Trust land reform 20th anniversary brochure,
Isle of Eigg Heritage Trust, pp. 1-2.
269, 2017, Robert Barclay and The Donald: reflections on binary
worldview, The Friend, 5 May, pp. 10-11.
268, 2017, The Apocalypse
of Three Great Floods, (commentary on Hebridean climate change
legends and extract from Poacher's
Pilgrimage), Dark Mountain Journal, Issue 11, pp. 87 - 93
267, 2017, Report on the GalGael
Trust's visit to Iona - exploration of "spirituality", e-Coracle,
April, Iona Community, Glasgow.
PDF version here.
Waiting (poem responding to Pat Kane on the state of Scotland), The National, 18 March, p. 13 (full
266, 2017, The Ten
Beatitudes, in The Sun Slowly Rises (ed. Neil Paynter), Wild
Goose Publications (Iona Community), Glasgow, pp. 133 - 136.
Dè Seòrsa Fuaim a tha a' Tighinn à Tùr-Cluig Falamh? What is the Sound
of an Empty Belfry Chiming?, Re-Soundings, ed. Mhairi Killin &
Hugh Watt, www.re-soundings.com,
Graphical House, ISBN 978-0-9565200-8-1, pp. AD597 - c.1497 (bi-lingual
Gaelic & English arts project on bells and artillery shells).
264. 2016, Govan Free Church
Newsletter, requested reflection piece, winter 2016.
263, 2016, What is it About Evangelicals? (Donald Trump's evangelical
base and his Scottish roots), Bella Caledonia, 27 November.
PDF version here.
262, 2016, Donald Trump and the Second Sight, Bella Caledonia, 6
261, 2016, 'Despite hand-wringing Blair felt it part of his coming of age as
a leader', Chilcot Inquiry Supplement, The Herald, Glasgow, 7 July,
260, 2016, Poacher's Pilgrimage: an
Island Journey, Birlinn, Edinburgh, hardback, ISBN 978 178027
361 7, £20, 339 pp. + xxi.
259, 2016, "Quando o Bolso
Enche e o Espírito se Esvazia"
- Interview by the Brazilian Jesuit agricultural journal
(Portuguese with English version at the back), IHU: Instituto
Humanitas Unisinos, by
João Vitor Santos, tradução Moisés Sbardelotto, No. 485/XVI, 16 May.
Frenchgate - a Case of Quaker Agency Capture?, Bella Caledonia,
257, 2015, Mantra,
poem in In the Gift of This New Day, Wild Goose (Iona Community),
256, 2015, Rummaging
Through the Useful Bag, Dark Mountain Journal Issue 8 (on
Technê, technology), pp. 298 - 310.
255. 2015, Canadian Quakers Yearly Meeting Lecture - Decolonising
Land and Soul: A Quaker Testimony, The Sunderland P. Gardner
Lecture 2015, Canadian Yearly Meeting, Ottawa, 37pp.
254. 2015, "Foreword" to
Bruce Ball's The Landscape Below: Soil, Soul and Agriculture,
Wild Goose Publications, Glasgow, pp. 9 - 17.
Living in the Carrying Stream (a reflection on intergenerational
transmission, Isle of Lewis), Dioghlum: Magazine of the Kinloch
Historical Society, Isle of Lewis, No. 49, July 2015, pp. 5-7.
252. 2015. Spiritual Activism: Leadership as Service,
with Matt Carmichael, Green Books, Cambridge, 24 September 2015
(formal year of publication is given as 2016, apparently a publishing
convention for books released late in the year), hardback, £19.99.
251. 2015. Canoe
Pilgrimage to Boreray: Celtic Era Burial site at Field of the Monks in
Outer Hebrides & Birth Place of the Grandfather of the First Man on the
Moon, photo documentary, September, web published by
250. 2015. The Highland Clearances on the Isles of Lewis and Harris
from the living memories of Donald J Macleod (b. 1934) of Enaclete (Uig)
and Bridge of Don, compiled and web published by Alastair McIntosh.
249. 2015. Irish Quaker Annual Lecture - To become ‘the People of the Cross’: Climate Change,
Violence and some Meanings of Creation in Our Times, Public
Lecture to Ireland Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
(Quakers), delivered 10 Apr 2015, also available
at this link.
248. 2015. Book review of John F. Gavin SJ's A Celtic Christology: the
Incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena, Third Way,
39:4, May 2115, p. 40.
247. 2015. Report on the Climate Change Study Visit to Scotland by Planners
from Papua Province, Indonesia, Centre For Human Ecology,
March 2015, co-authored with Vérène Nicolas & Sibongile Pradhan, 13 pp..
246. 2015. The People of the Cross? Blessing of a Cross of Shells by the
Archbishop of Canterbury at the Afghanistan War Commemoration,
correspondence and items in The Friend.
245. 2015. Consultation Response to Scottish Government on Land Reform,
Centre for Human Ecology, 10 February 2015.
244. 2015. Seeds of Fire, conference address on climate change and
the community, The Sisters of the Cross and Passion, Larne,
Northern Ireland, 8 February 2015.
243. 2015. Burning in the Name of God (The "Islamic" State),
Bella Caledonia (online), 4 Feb 2015.
PDF version here.
Scalpay Lighthouse Pathway Opening Address (13 Sept 2014), De Tha
Dol, Harris Voluntary Service, Isles of Scalpay & Harris, Jan 2015,
241b. 2014, The Poit Dhubh
(Black Pot) of Loch na Buaile Gharbha (Village of Leurbost, Isle of
Lewis), Dusgadh, North Lochs Historical Society magazine, No
74, p. 12.
241. 2014, Lochs
Agricultural Show Opening Address (26 July 2014), Dioghlum,
Kinloch Historical Society, Isle of Lewis, No. 48, Dec 2014, pp. 5-6.
240. 2014, Compass
Points Within Eileana Bride, in Marianna Lines, The Traveller's
Guide to Sacred Scotland, Gothic Image Publications, Somerset, pp.
239. 2014, Book review of Stephen Finlan & Vladimir Kharlamov (eds)
Theōsis: Deification in Christian Theology,
Vols 1 & 2, The Expository
Times, School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh, 126(2), pp.
Where Stands Our Nineveh Today?, Sermon after the Scottish
Referendum, delivered at Iona Abbey, Sunday 21 September.
2014, "The Rising of the Kelpies" and, "Freeing the Unicorn", two
mythological poems in the anthology,
Scotia Nova: Poems for the
Early Days of a Better Nation, ed. Alistair Findlay & Tessa Ransford, Luath Press, Edinburgh.
236. 2014, The Net of Saint Andrew: Sectarianism and British Constitutional
Theology, Bella Caledonia, 2 August.
2014, Parables of Northern Seed: Anthology from BBC's Thought for the
Day, Wild Goose Publications, The Iona Community, August, ISBN
9781849523028, £11.50, 144 pp..
234. 2014, "Foreword" (25 pp) to the new edition of
On the Other Side of Sorrow: Nature and People by James Hunter, Birlinn Ltd,
Book Review of Donald Smith's Freedom and Faith & Doug Gay's Honey
from the Lion (both on theology of Scottish independence referendum),
Third Way, 37:5, June, p. 40.
232. 2014, Roineabhal, Isle
of Harris, Scotland in Trust: magazine of the National Trust for Scotland,
(part of a feature on what's worth conserving for the future), Spring 2014, p.
231. 2014, When the Ferries Fail to Sail (community resilience on the Isle of
Lewis during 1966 strike of the National Union of Seamen), with Lauren Eden
(1), Dark Mountain, Issue 5, Spring 2014, pp. 140-157.
230. 2014, Book review of When Soldiers Say No, edited by Andrea Ellner, Paul
Robinson & David Whetham, Third Way, 37:4, May, p. 36.
229, 2014, Wood, Wind and Sunny Govan, Reforesting Scotland, Issue 48,
Autumn/Winter, pp. 28-29 with endnotes. See also
updated first 5 years (2013-17) full energy and
financial analysis for our Glasgow terraced house with solar panels and
air-sourced heat pump.
228. 2014, The
Cross: Faslane submarine base Easter address - theology for 3rd Millennium,
The Friend (Quakers), 11 April; also illustrated version in
United Reformed Church,
June edition, p. 12 and web version with the American progressive Jewish
2014, What is Ancestral Time? Returning to One's Destiny, Arts & Humanities
Research Council project blog, School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh.
For non-interactive but permanent PDF version
226. 2014, A Culture of Contempt: the Telegraph, R.D. Laing & Scottish
Independence, Bella Caledonia opinion piece, February 19th. For
non-interactive but permanent PDF version
225. 2013, Book review of In Defence of War by Nigel Biggar, Third
Way, 36:10, December, p. 40.
2013, The Joy of the Gospel (Evangelii Gaudium), commentary on Pope Francis'
apostolic exhortation, The Friend, 6 December, p. 3.
223. 2013, Book review of The Power of Silence by Graham Turner, Reform Magazine (United Reformed Church), November, p. 34.
222. 2013, Can Liberation
Theology Serve Indonesia? Semper Reformanda and the Spiritual Challenges of Our
Times, Sola Experientia (Jurnal Teologi),
Sekolah Tinggi Teologi
Jakarta (Jakarta Theological Seminary), Vol 1:2, October 2013, 121-136.
221(a). 2013, Growing up with Calvin
(reflections on Island Spirituality), Third Way, 36:7, Sept 2013,
221. 2013, Island Spirituality: Spiritual Values of Lewis and Harris, Islands
Book Trust, Kershader, 184 pp, price £10.
220. 2013, Keynote Address,
The Future is Local, Scottish Community Alliance with Scottish
Government, 26 April.
219. 2013, Book review of Fauna Scotica: Animals and People in Scotland
by Polly Pullar & Mary Low, ECOS: Journal of the British Association of
Nature Conservationists, 34:1, pp. 64-65.
218b. 2012, Visitors
from Papua (Indonesia), The Crofter, September, p. 25. (Also, from
2013, a report in
Indonesian in a Papua newspaper, Cenderawasia Pos, 9 Feb 2013, on our
meeting with Provincial Government secretary and BAPPEDA (provincial business
unit) in Djayapura, West Papua, Indonesia).
Ecology: Intercultural and Indigenous Approaches, co-edited with Lewis
Williams (1) and Rose Roberts (2) in the Ashgate Research Companion series,
Ashgate, London. Includes my chapters on "The Challenge of Radical Human
Ecology to the Academy" and "Teaching Radical Human Ecology in the Academy", with a Foreword by Richard Borden of the Society
for Human Ecology, 433 pp, ISBN 978-0-7546-9516-5, price £30 hardback/paperback.
218(a). 2012. The
Liberation Theology of Pussy Riot, Coracle, The Iona Community,
Autumn 2012, pp. 19-20.
217. 2012, The
'Sacredness' of Natural Sites and Their Recovery: Iona, Harris and Govan in
Scotland, in Mallarach,
J.-M., Papayannis, T. and Väisänen, R. (eds), The Diversity of Sacred
Lands in Europe: Proceedings of the Third Workshop of the Delos Initiative –
Inari/Aanaar 2010. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN and Vantaa, Finland: Metsähallitus Natural Heritage Services
- free PDF of complete volume from IUCN
To the Soul of the Stag, The Scottish Gamekeeper, February
2012, p. 5 (originally broadcast as a Thought for the Day on BBC Radio
Scotland, 25 November 2011.)
216. 2012, Book review of 'A New Climate for
Theology' by Sally McFague, Journal of the Study of Religion, Nature and
Culture, Vol5:3, 384-6.
215. 2011, Narcissistic modern art cannot help us in these troubled times, The Guardian (Face to Faith column), 21 October, also as
print version pdf linked to
the Kandinsky in Govan conference (see
214. 2011-12, O Donald Trump, Woe Donald Trump
(poetry), EarthLines, Issue 1, May 2012, pp. 43-46 (first posted on
Bella Caledonia blog 2011).
213. 2010. A Nonviolent Challenge to Conflict, Chapter
3 in David Whetham (ed., UK Defence Academy),
Ethics, Law and Military Operations, Palgrave Macmillan, London,
212. 2010. Foreword to Future
Ethics: Climate Change and Apocalyptic Imagination, edited by Stefan
Skrimshire, Continuum, London, 2010.
211. 2010. Book review of Dark
Mountain journal Issue 1,
on Bella Caledonia website with contributor comments, 30 June, and
also in PDF, 7pp..
210. 2010. Popping the Gygian
Question, Dark Mountain, Issue 1, Dark Mountain, May 2010,
209. 2010. A Short Course in Liberation Theology, as used with participants
at the GalGael Trust, 15pp. PDF.
208. 2010. Book Review:
Patrick Hennessey's "The Junior Officers' Reading Club: Killing time and
fighting wars", Third Way, March, 33:3, 39.
What Price the Earth? Climate Change Theology Post-Cop15, WM, World
Mission Council of the Church of Scotland, January, No. 33, 1.
206. 2010. Book Reviews: Peter Taylor on
Contrarian Climate Change - "Shiva's Rainbow" and "Chill", posted to
allow debate, February.
206b. 2010. Review of The Hockey Stick Illusion: Climategate and the Corruption
of Science by A.W. Montford, Scottish Review of Books, Vol. 6, Issue
3, 14th August.
205b. 2009. Economic Growth and Climate Change are Like a Runaway Train,
The Guardian (Face to Faith), 3 October.
205. 2009. Where now 'Hell and High
Water'?, ECOS: Journal of the British Association for Nature Conservation,
30:(3/4), 66-77 (with 5 short book reviews in same issue), 96-98, 103).
204. 2009. The Political Theology of Modern Scottish Land Reform, with Rutger
Henneman (1), Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, 3/3,
203. 2009. Compassion (a reflection on the crofting, community and the psyche of
the world), Bella Caledonia, September 09 (online journal ... or
here for Word version).
202. 2009. Review of Finlay MacLeod's (Fionnlagh MacLeòid) The Norse Mills of Lewis / Muilnean Beaga Leòdhais,
The Stornoway Gazette, 16 July.
201. 2009. Review of Noel Charlton's
Understanding Gregory Bateson: Mind, Beauty and the Sacred Earth
(State University of New York Press, 2008), Coracle, Iona Community,
200. 2009, Wilderness near
the end of Heaven, John Muir Trust Journal, Spring 2009, 10-11.
199. 2009, La parole et la
recherche de l'unité: entretien avec Alastair
McIntosh, Transitions, Numero 1,
Paris (interview with Alastair McIntosh in French on Quaker consensual decision
198. 2008, Review of
"A Book of Silence" by Sara Maitland, Third Way, December
197. 2008, Land,
Identity, School: Exploring Women's Identity with Land in Scotland Through the
Experience of Boarding School (PDF), with Chriss Bull (1) and Colin Clark (3),
Journal of the Oral History Society, Autumn 2008, Vol. 36:2, 75 - 88.
196. 2008, Rekindling Community: Connecting
People, Environment and Spirituality, Schumacher Briefing No. 15, Green
Books. ISBN 978-1-900322-38-6.
195. 2008, Some
Contributions of Liberation Theology to Community Empowerment in Scottish Land
Reform 1991 - 2003, (4 MB PDF) Thesis for the Degree of Doctor of
Philosophy (PhD) by Published Works undertaken with the Academy of Irish
Cultural Heritages, Faculty of Arts, University of Ulster.
194. 2008, Hell and High
Water: Climate Change, Hope and the Human Condition, Birlinn Press,
Edinburgh, 289 pp. + x, £8.99,
193. 2008, Child of
the Earth (on the spirituality of a stillborn child - PDF 4MB), Third
Way, Vol. 31:3, pp.8-11.
192. 2008, Submission to Scottish Government's Rural Housing Inquiry, 24
191. 2008, 'Sea Change for
Fishing,' in Change and continuity in Scotland's fishing communities,
Economic & Social Research Council, ESRC Seminar Series, 17-20.
190. 2008, 'Who is Your Enemy? Lafarge, NGOs and the Harris Superquarry
Campaign' (PDF) - a sharing and debate between Alastair McIntosh of the Centre
for Human Ecology and Michel Picard of Lafarge, in Kai Hockerts & Luk Van
Wassenhove (eds), It's All Our Business: Corporate Responsibility in a Global
World, INSEAD Alumni Sustainability Roundtable, INSEAD Business School,
Paris, Chapter 2.3.
189. 2008, Engaging the
Powers of Walter Wink - an Activist's Testimony, (PDF file) in Enigmas
and Powers: Engaging the Work of Walter Wink for Classroom, Church and World,
ed. D. Seiple & Frederick W. Weidmann, Princeton Theological Monograph Series
No. 79, 101-112.
Archive of Scottish Land Reform Audio Broadcasts with Alastair McIntosh during
the 1990s, listen here to 9 digitised broadcasts that reflect a little
of the social history of the modern Scottish land reform movement.
187. 2007, Guest
Editorial, The Participant (PDF File), Scottish Natural Heritage,
Planning Aid & Royal Town Planning Institute, No. 4, 2.
186. 2007, Sparking the Fire of
Regeneration, Interpretation Journal: Journal of the Association for Heritage
Interpretation, 12:3, pp. 3 - 5 (also in
PDF of original).
2006, Fire in the Bones (Theology of Spiritual Activism), Third Way,
(also in PDF of original), Vol. 29, No. 7, September 2006, pp. 12 - 15. Also
published in the Jan/Feb 2007 issue of Tikkun, pp. 18 - 20, the progressive American Jewish magazine - www.tikkun.org
2006, Love and Revolution (collected poetry), Luath Press, Edinburgh,
96pp, £7.99, 4 September 2006, ISBN 1-905222-58-0.
2006, Entretien avec Alastair McIntosh: Quand la société civile et l'industrie
s'impliquent dans une vision partagée (entretien par Béatrice Quasnik), Les
Cahiers de Sol, Society for Organisational Learning, Paris, France, No.
6, Juin/June 2006, pp. 24 - 30, en PDF.
2006, Review of The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature (Bron Taylor
& Jeffrey Kaplan (eds.), Thoemmes Continuum, London & NY, 2 vols,
£225), in ECOS: Journal of the British Association of Nature
Conservationists, 27:1, pp. 116-117.
2006, Land Reform: The People Find Their Voice, Reforesting Scotland,
Issue 34, pp. 10-12.
2006, Homage to Young Men, a "rap" (so they say!) first
performed with the chart-topping duo, Nizlopi, in King Tut's Wah Wah Hut,
Glasgow, 19 January, plus a 7 minute interview and a bit of "rap" on
the MacAulay & Co Show, BBC Radio Scotland, broadcast 1010 16 February.
2006, Wild Scots and Buffoon History - Review Article of Michael Fry's
"Wild Scots: Four Hundred Years of Highland History", The Land,
Issue 1, pp. 7 - 10.
2006, What I believe - audio interview of Alastair McIntosh by Sally
Magnusson on childhood, spirituality and nonviolence, as broadcast on BBC
Radio Scotland, 0803 Sunday 28 January, 27 minutes. Clicking this link should
play it through your media player.
2005, What is Liberation Theology? Liturgical Commentary on Adolfo
Pérez Esquivel's Stations of the Cross from Latin America, 1492 - 1992,
with introductions in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese and the 15
images scanned and presented in both .pdf and .ppt profiles.
2005, Tribute to the Late Colin Murdo Macleod, Stornoway Gazette, 17
November, p. 18.
2005, Offering up a feast of the fruits of his refined scholarly skill (Ronald
Black and Democratic Intellectualism), West Highland Free Press, 21
October, p. 19.
2005, BBC Radio Scotland Thought for the Day (multiple contributions),
2005 - 2006.
2005 (with new Foreword 2020), The Dream Job: 21 Steps to enhance Black and Ethnic Minority
opportunities in Scotland, (co-authored by Alastair McIntosh,
Vérène Nicolas, Tara O'Leary, Jane Rosegrant
& Nick Wilding; Foreword by Tesfu Gessesse, Chair of EMPOWER),
Equal, European Social Fund & Centre for Human Ecology, Edinburgh, 23 September, 28pp..
2005, 3 contributions to The Encyclopaedia of
Religion and Nature
(2 volumes), Jeffrey
Kaplan & Bron Taylor eds., Continuum International Publishing, London &
NY, 2005 (www.religionandnature.com),
comprising: 1) Scotland (the
historical context of nature religion), 1503-1505,
2) Faerie Faith in Scotland,
633-634, and, 3) Scything &
Erotic Fulfillment (vernacular work rhythms), 1507-1509.
2005, Poverty, Chastity and the G8, Third Way, June. Also on same page, book
review for ECOS of "we are everywhere: the irresistible rise of
global anticapitalism" (Verso, 2003).
2005, Open Letter to Business: Towards Accelerating Marginal Utility, The
Nature of Business, WWF International (Worldwide Fund for Nature),
Switzerland, Vol. 3:1, p. 5.
2005, Through the Eye of a Potato: Undertaking a CHE Thesis,
address delivered at Centre for Human Ecology Thesis Day, 11 February.
2005, Liberating Relationships with the Creation, Bulletin of the Scottish
Church Theology Society, 2005.
d'une Alliance: Peuples autochtones et société civil face à la mondialisation,
(the abridged French translation of Soil and Soul), Editions Yves Michel,
Paris, ISBN 2 913492 30 4, €22, 351pp.. Ce
blog est destiné aux lecteurs d'Alastair McIntosh afin qu'ils puissent se connaître,
se faire connaître et s'exprimer sur les sujets abordés dans le livre.
2004, Public School and the Platonic Ideal, Boarding Concern, Winter
2004, p. 7.
2004, Corporate Ethics and the Harris Superquarry, Ecos: Journal of the
British Association of Nature Conservationists, jointly with Luc
Giraud-Guigues and Jean-Paul Jeanrenaud (both of WWF International), Vol. 25,
Issue 2,. 44 – 52. Also on this page are contributions to the closing
superquarry debate that I co-ordinated from Dan Barlow of Friends of the Earth
Scotland, and Nigel Jackson, Executive Director of Lafarge Aggregates UK.
2004, Land Reform, a 90 second "Pressure Point" broadcast on
Scottish TV's Politics Now, transmitted 16 September 2004. Click
here to read text, or if you have Windows Media Player
this video link.
2004, Land Reform ... the Next Stages, The Crofter – The Journal of the
Scottish Crofting Foundation, No. 63, May 2004, 9 – 10.
2004, Corporate Ethics: Stones & Spirit - Keynote address to Lafarge's
corporate conference in Bergamo, Italy, delivered 17 May 2004. An edited
version of this was published in The Sunday Herald (Seven Days), 23 May
2004, p. 9, as "Integrity of firm caught between a rock and a hard
2004, Peace in the Tiger's Mouth, Chapter 16 of Seeking Cultures
of Peace: a Peace Church Conversation, ed. Enns, Fernando,
Holland, Scott & Riggs, Ann K., World Council of Churches (Geneva), Cascadia Publishing House (Telford,
Pennsylvania) & Herald Press (Scottdale, Pennsylvania), pp. 215 - 226. Now
also in PDF.
2004, The Real Price of Property, Third Way, Jan/Feb, Vol. 27
No. 1, pp. 22 - 25.
2004, Foreword to Europe, Globalization and Sustainable Development, ed.
Barry, John, Baxter, Brian & Dunphy, Richard., Routledge, London, £65 (hardback), ISBN:
0-415-30276-5, xii - xxiii.
also in PDF.
2003, For Auld Lang Syne, My Dear, address to the European Social Forum
(FSE), plenary on Cultural and National Identities in Europe, Paris, 14
2003, Paedophilia in the Community, The Hebridean, Stornoway,
2003, The 4 Stages of Land Reform in Scotland, The Hebridean, Stornoway,
2 Oct, pp. 8-9, & 23 Oct., p. 11.
2003, Power to the People (Wind Energy & Land Value Market Capitalisation), The Hebridean, Stornoway,
21 August, p. 7.
2003, The Lie of the Land (Land Reform on Eigg Update), The Hebridean, Stornoway, 14
August, p. 7.
2003, Idolatry of the Invisible Hand (a response to Sir Mark
Moody-Stuart on business & sustainability), Green Christian,
No. 53, November, 11 - 12.
2003, The Power of Love: What Can Nonviolence Say to Violence? Resurgence,
No. 219, July/Aug, 42-44. Now
also in PDF. Also, in Spanish translation as El
Poder del Amor.
2003, Cold War Psychohistory in the Scottish Psyche, in Jamison, Brian
(ed.), Scotland and the Cold War, Cualann
Press, Dumfermline, pp. 74 – 80.
2003, Constitutional Theology, Community & Sovereignty of the Sea,
in International Union for Land Value Taxation and Free Trade:
Proceedings of the Edinburgh Conference 2001, International Union for Land
Value Taxation, London, 2003, 70-85.
2003, Towards a Sustainable Community Housing Policy for Scotland,
distributed consultation paper, July 7, 7 pp..
2003, On Poverty, Chastity and Obedience, in A Living Quaker Witness to
the Earth, The Earth: Our Creative Responsibility Group, Quaker Peace and
Social Witness, Quaker Books,
London, pp. 18-19.
2003, Superquarry Saga Rumbles On, ECOS: Journal of the British Association
for Nature Conservation, 24:2.
2003, Class of 1981 - Alastair McIntosh - MBA Profile, Aluminate,
University of Edinburgh Management School, Summer edn..
2003, The Saltire
Society / The Herald Debate - War, Religion and the
British Constitution, text
based on delivery at the Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, 27 May.
2003, Communities of Place, The Aisling, Aran Islands, Ireland, Issue 31,
2003, pp. 65-67 Also published on the website of Open Democracy (with links to
many key phrases) as Soil
and Soul: Lessons from Ireland, 2002. This is an extended version of
publication no. 136 (below), which first appeared in The Cork Examiner
2003, Report to Scottish Quakers on Fact-finding Visit to the World Council of
Churches (Decade for Overcoming Violence), Religious Society of Friends,
Britain Yearly Meeting & General Meeting Scotland, March 2003.
2003, Development with Soul: alternatives to debt, interview by Peter Gibb with
Alastair McIntosh, Land and Liberty, Vol. 109:1204, Autumn/Winter
2002/2003, 8-10 (this internet version is uncut).
2003, Channel 4's "Without Prejudice?" - "7 days in the life
of ... Alastair McIntosh", Sunday Herald, 25 January 2003, p. 9 (7
Days section), and, "How I won 50 grand on TV", The Herald, 28
January 2003, p. 14.
2002, Becoming Rooted in Place. Public address given at the opening of NVA's
Hidden Garden at Glasgow's Tramway Theatre, 30 November 2002.
2002, (Ecology and Scottish Identity) - Book Reviews of Scotland's Landscapes and
Managing Scotland's Environment, ECOS, 23(2), 2002, 71-73.
2002, The Future of Wild Land in Scotland: "Yes, about the fairies and all
that...". This article was
commissioned by the Scottish Wild Land Group
for their published contribution to The International Year of Mountains 2002, Scotland's
Wild Land - what future?, ISBN 0-9543790-0-4, £4.00, 5-8.
2002, Kinship with Creation: Two Quakers Share their Views, Quaker Green
Action, ISBN 0 9518766 3 5, 38 pp., UK (with Susannah Brindle, but this
website gives only Alastair McIntosh's interview).
2002, It's all about putting people in their place, text of address
to the Rural Planning Symposium for Duhallow, published in The Irish
Examiner, Cork, 21 June 2002.
2002, Roots for Living, occasional column in The Big Issue in Scotland,
with Vérène Nicolas,
on diverse social, environmental and spiritual issues. This
link takes you to the index.
2002, Review of "Human Ecology: Basic Concepts for Sustainable
Development", The Ecologist, Vol. 32:2, March 2002, 55-6.
2001, Origins of the Sex-Spirit Split, Sex and Spirit Conference -
keynote address, Findhorn Foundation, 21 October 2001.
2001, Sabbath and the Corporate Mammon: concluding the Harris Superquarry
Debate, ECOS, British Association of Nature Conservationists,
22 (1), 46-52.
2001, Let's make a world of difference (Globalization, or One World?), Evening
News, Edinburgh, November 26, 10.
2001, Mystery of Andrew, our forgotten saint (St Andrew and women's
rights), Scottish Daily Mail, November 26, 10.
2001, Land reform threatened by the "Pavarotti Effect", West
Highland Free Press, 9 November, 10.
2001, Land Reform and National Identity, Le
Monde Diplomatique, Paris, No. 572-48, November, p. 6, co-authored with Vérène
Nicolas. Published in French translation, as Quand l'Ecosse
les Terres: Vent de Réformes Après la Conquête de L'Autonomie, in English
original, London, p. 13 (with The Guardian Weekly by subscription and on
website) as Scotland
plc - Land Reform and National Identity, in German/Swiss editions as Das
Geheimnis des wahren Schotten, and in Spanish (Chilean edition)
as Reforma agraria e identitaria
en Escocia (December 2001 edition).
2001, Soil and Soul: People versus Corporate Power, Aurum Press, London,
ISBN 1 85410 802 6, £17.99 hardback, 322pp. + xiv, with Foreword by George
Monbiot. The 2nd edition (trade paperback) appeared in November 2002, and the
current 3rd edition (mass paperback, £7.99) in November 2004. An abridged
French translation was published in March 2005 by Editions Yves Michel, as Chronique
d'une Alliance: Peuples autochtones et société civil face à la mondialisation
2001, Community, Power and Peace: Healing Nationhood, Historic Peace
Churches' Consultation for the WCC - Theology and Culture: Peacemaking for the
Globalised World, conference at Bienenberg Theological Seminary, Basel,
Switzerland, 25-29 June 2001. The above link takes you to the original
conference paper which, along with others given, is online at www.peacetheology.org.
A revised version was published in 2004 jointly with the World Council of
Churches - click here for this version.
2001, Pagan Presbyterianism? Protest and Prophetic Theology, The Friends' Quarterly,
Kent, 32:7, 300-309.
Discounting the Children’s Future? Does the Non-symmetrical Depreciation of
Natural and Human-made Capital Invalidate the Assumption of Substitutability in
"Weak" Sustainability Analysis?, Geophilos, No. 00(1), Land Research Trust, London, (with Gareth
Edwards-Jones (2)), 122-133.
2000. Defying the Corporate Golem (Lafarge Redland, Corporate "Human"
Rights and the British Constitution), Foundations, William Temple
Foundation, 3:4, 27.
2000. When Mammon Comes Marching In... Challenging the Claim of Corporate
"Human" Rights, Stornoway Gazette, 28 September, p. 4.
2000. Shine On..., The Kingdom of Fife: Our Land and its Peoples,
"keynote listener" contribution to proceedings of WECAN! conference,
2000, "The whole house of Islam, and we Christians with them": an
Interview with "the Last Orientalist" (Professor William Montgomery
Watt), The Coracle, 3:51, Iona Community, (with Bashir Maan (1)),
8-11. Now also in PDF.
2000, A Sabbath of the Land (Harris superquarry reconciliation, and SAC
conservation area theology), Stornoway Gazette, 20 July, 4, being
reprinted in ECOS: Journal of the British Association for Nature
Conservation, autumn 2000.
2000. Earth First, Suits Last, Product,
4, Edinburgh, 4.
God versus Trident:
Constitutional Theology in Legal Defence,
legal arguments prepared for Ellen Moxley of the "Greenock Three"
Peace Women, Greenock Sheriff Court contingent submission.
2000, Healing Nationhood: Essays on Spirituality, Place and Community,
including Land, Power & National Identity commissioned by the Russian
Academy of Sciences, Curlew Productions, Kelso, with the Centre for
Human Ecology and the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust, 144pp., ISBN 1 900259 95
2000, Who’s a Real Scot? The Report of “Embracing Multicultural
Scotland”, Centre for Human Ecology, Edinburgh, 28pp., (with Hanna Maan (1), Nick Wilding (2), Vérène Nicolas (3) and Amadu
Now in PDF.
2000, Hefting the Deer to the Community: Red Deer Management, Reforesting
No. 24, 21-22.
2000, Saint Andrew – Nonviolence and National Identity, Theology in
Scotland, St Mary’s College, University of St Andrews, VII:1, 55-70
2000, The Case for God: Carbeth Hutters’ Feudal Defence Against Eviction, Ecotheology,
Sheffield Academic Press, Issue 8, 86-110.
Now also in PDF.
2000, Socially Expressed Spectrum of Power, annual handout to students on
Advanced Staff & Command Course at the Joint Services Command & Staff
College, now part-published in Healing Nationhood (see above), 14-17.
2000, Dancing to your Shadow: A Celtic Reflection on the Healing of
Broken-Heartedness, The Journal of Contemporary Health, Liverpool John
Moores University, Issue 8, 58-60; reprinted in PanGaia, Port Arena, CA.,
No. 23, 41-45.
2000, God in All Creation: Address introducing business theme at Britain Yearly
Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Quaker Monthly, Quaker
Home Service, 79:2, July 2000, 163-167 and at press with Christian.
2000, God, Creation and Yearly Meeting 2000, The Friends Quarterly, Kent,, 32:2, 49-58.
1999, As the Gaelic Proverb says: The Bonds of Milk and Stronger than the Bonds
of Blood, Edinburgh International Festival "Cultural Reflections"
Lecture at The Hub, 9 August, published in The Herald,
Glasgow, as the Saturday essay, 7 August, 15.
1999, Land, Power & National Identity: Modern Russia and the Spirituality
of Nationhood – a View from Scotland, Russian Academy of Sciences
Department of Economics (English and Russian translation per Dr Dmitry Lvov,
Head of Department), Moscow, 89pp.; reprinted as lead item in Healing
Nationhood (Curlew Productions), 2000, see above.
1999, Psychospiritual Effects of Biodiversity Loss in Celtic Culture and its
Contemporary Geopoetic Restoration, in Cultural & Spiritual Values of
Biodiversity: a Complementary Contribution to the Global Biodiversity Assessment,
ed. Darrell Addison Posey, United Nations Environment Programme (Intermediate
Technology Publications), Nairobi & London, 480-483.
Now also in PDF.
1999, The Politics of Holy Places, Land & Liberty,
Henry George Foundation, London, Autumn, 15.
1999, Knoydart Land Raiders Remembered through the Weave of History,
Stornoway Gazette, November 11 & 18, 7 & 7.
1999, Coastal Fisheries Management – Lessons from Abroad, Fishing Monthly,
Jaunuary 1999, 6 (with David Thomson (1)).
1999, People & Parliament: Reshaping Scotland? Let the People Speak (the
Full Technical Report of the People & Parliament Project), People &
Parliament Trust, Edinburgh, convened by Canon Kenyon E Wright, chair of the
Scottish Constitutional Convention (I undertook structuring the research
methodology, analyzing data and drafting this report, but it represents the
collective work of the Trust as a whole. The names of the 11 members of the
Steering Committee, who should be considered as co-authors, are listed in the report, which might be
cited as “Wright, K., McIntosh, A., et. al.”), 101pp. -
now in PDF - this link is to Exec version which has other links.
1999, Liberation Theology in Scottish Community Empowerment, in Popular
Education and Social Action in Scottish Communities, Ian Martin, Jim
Crowther and Mae Shaw, (eds.), National Institute of Adult Continuing Education,
Now also in PDF.
1998, Tide Must Turn for Fishing, The Herald, Glasgow (special
feature on Scottish fishing industry), 17 December, 14 (with David Thomson (1)).
1998, Elijah or Elisha? A Shamanism for Today, The Christian
Parapsychologist, Churches’ Fellowship for Psychical and Spiritual
Studies, 13:4, 119-122.
Monetarism is Killing Communities, Fishing News,
6 November, 16-17 (with David Thomson, (1)).
96. 1998, A Power of Love that
Melts the Love of Power, (St. Andrew’s Day essay), The Herald, Glasgow,
30 November, 13.
Address to the Scottish Landowners’ Federation, 10 June 1998,
edited versions as End to Lording It, Evening News, Edinburgh, 17 June,
10; Isles of Acrimony, The Guardian (Society), 22 July, 4-5; Our Land
Belongs to Us, The Big Issue, Glasgow, 6 August, 10-11; full text in my Healing
Nationhood, Curlew Productions, 2000, 107-111 (see above).
1998, An evaluation of the historical condemnation of usury,
Accounting, Business & Financial History, Routledge, London, (with Wayne
Visser (1)), Vol. 8:2, 175-190 -
Now also in PDF.
1998, The Cult of Biotechnology, lead article in George Monbiot edited special
biotechnology issue of Resurgence, 188,
1998, Fairy Hills: merging heritage and conservation, ECOS, 18:2, British Association Nature Conservation, (with Patrick
Laviolette (1)), 2-8,
now also in
1998, (222KB) The Gal-Gael Peoples of Scotland: on Tradition Re-bearing, Recovery of
Place and Making Identity Anew, Nature Religion Today, ed. Joanne
Pearson, Richard Roberts & Geoffrey Samuel, Edinburgh University Press,
also in PDF
of original Cencrastus published version with photographs (7.3
1997, Sustainable Development for Scotland: Ritual, or Rite and Right? Keynote
address to the Workers' Educational Association, Fife.
1997, Cold hearts who cast the first stone (Victorian family values v. Biblical
sexual ethics), The Herald, Glasgow, 17 November, 15.
88. 1997, Music, religion and some
questions of scripture, Stornoway Gazette,
22 May, 8.
87. 1997, University Debasement, Fourth World Review, 83 & 84, 23-25.
1997, Colonised Land; Colonised Mind: People of the island of Eigg Celebrate
their Freedom, Resurgence,
1997, The Gal-Gael Peoples of Scotland,
Cencrastus: Scottish and International Literature, Arts and Affairs, 56,
6-15 (see also under 1998 for version with
of original Cencrastus published version with photographs (7.4
84. 1997, Enclosed Lands; Enclosed
Minds, Adelaide Voices, summer,
1997, Eigg Freedom Shlide, a 12/8 jig (slide) commissioned by the
Isle of Eigg Residents' Association for the island's freedom celebration.
1996, Maintaining the bonds of the island’s core community (Eigg), The
1996, Eigg’s chance to buy its freedom, The
Herald, 16-11-96, 14.
1996, Wounded childhoods form bullies with bullets, Scotland on Sunday
(SoS Essay), 27-10-96, 20.
1996, When science is not the business, The
Herald, 1-10-96, 15.
1996, Taking arms against the mercenaries, New
Scientist (note also the senior editor’s leader in this issue defending
the Centre for Human Ecology’s “tradition of fearless inquiry” in the
context of Edinburgh University’s closure move) -
both now available in
PDF, 4 May 96, pp. 3 & 51.
1996, Root of all knowledge cast out on a limb, Scotland on Sunday (SoS Essay), 2-6-96, 20.
1996, Science facing future ruled by the pursuit of profit, The
Scotsman, 6-3-96, 14.
1996, Getting away from the science of Dr Strangelove, The Guardian (Higher Education), 9-4-96 (with David Bellamy (1)).
1996, Community, spirit, place: a reviving Celtic shamanism, The
Trumpeter: Journal of Ecosophy, 13:3, 111-120, (Canada).
also in PDF.
1996, (261KB) From Eros to Thanatos: Cigarette
Advertising’s Imagery of Violation as an Icon into British Cultural
Psychopathology, Centre for Human Ecology Occasional Paper, University of Edinburgh Faculty of Science &
Engineering, (featured in front page lead story of Wall Street Journal, 10 Oct.
1996), 52pp., £10.00.
1996, MacMoses’ motorway: exegesis of the M77 “Pollok Free State” motorway
protest through scriptural recontextualisation of Numbers 11,
Lady Godiva, 19, 18-20.
1996, (230KB) The emperor has no clothes ... let us paint our loincloths rainbow:
a classical and feminist critique of contemporary science policy,
Environmental Values, 5:1, 3-30.
1995, The Fallacy of the Presumption of Symmetrical Depreciation in the
Substitutionality of Natural and Human-Made Capital, Journal of Law and Religion, XI:2, Hamline University School of Law,
Saint Paul Mn., 789-791.
1995, (233KB) Introduction to the Isle of Harris Proposed Superquarry Public Inquiry
Theological Testimony (prefacing publication of complete Inquiry testimonies of
the Rev. Professor Donald MacLeod, Chief Sulian Stone Eagle Herney and with
commentary by Professor Alesia Maltz on the relevance to the American
constitutional position on religion and politics), Journal
of Law and Religion, XI:2, 755-788 (and appendix, 789-791).
also in PDF.
1995, Ecology: science or poetry, Sylva,
58, 5-11 (debate with Robert Muetzelfeldt (2)).
1995, Spirituality, Theology and
Environmental Politics, Iona Community Occasional Paper No. 3, in The
Coracle, November 1995, 6-8.
1995, Theology, Iona and the Harris superquarry, Coracle, Iona Community, May, 6-9.
1995, Theology rocks superquarry scheme, ECOS,
British Assoc. Nature Conservation, 16:1, 47-52.
1995, Theology and the Isle of Harris
superquarry public inquiry, (ed.), Centre for Human Ecology, Edinburgh, 154
Main testimonies and contextualisation may be found on internet in the Journal
of Law and Religion paper.
1995, Review of Human Ecology: Fragments
of Anti-fragmentary views of the World, Steiner, D. & Nauser, M. (eds.),
Routledge, in Environmental Values,
1995, GATT and crofting: the Uruguay round around Ullapool, Scottish
Affairs, 12, 73-86, (with Osbert Lancaster (1)).
1995, Echoes down the glen of landed power, Reforesting
Scotland, 13, 26-28.
Now also in PDF at the link.
1995, Lairds are landed with a different kind of loving, The Scotsman, 4 April, 12 [an
edited version of Reforesting Scotland's "Echoes" article].
1995, Popular resistance and the emergence of radical environmentalism in
Scotland, in Ecological Resistance
Movements: the Global Emergence of Radical and Popular Environmentalism,
Taylor, B. (ed.), State University of New York Press, 1995, 241-256, (with
Brendan Hill (1), Rachael Freeman (2) and Steve Blamires (3)).
1994, Reclaiming the Scottish Highlands: clearance, conflict, crofting, The
Ecologist, 24:2, 64-70 (with Andy Wightman (2) and Dan Morgan (3)) (this
summarises the longer paper in Interculture).
1994, Witness on theological
considerations concerning superquarrying and the integrity of creation,
Scottish Office Inquiry Reporters Unit, Harris superquarry inquiry submission,
78 pp. (with Donald MacLeod (2) and Sulian Stone Eagle Herney (3)).
Main testimonies and contextualisation may be found on this website in the Journal
of Law and Religion paper.
1994, (287KB) The Scottish Highlands in colonial and psychodynamic perspective, Interculture:
International Journal of Transdisciplinary and Intercultural Research,
XXVII:3, 2-36, (with Andy Wightman (2) and Dan Morgan (3)). Traduction
française (228KB): Les Highlands
écossais dans une perspective coloniale et psychodynamique. Now also in PDF
- on the linked pages.
1994, The parable of Jesus, subversive grace and the metaphor of religion, Theology
in Green (now Ecotheology) 4:3, 31-37.
1994, Reclaiming Scotland from Feudalism, Lochaber
Life, Oct/Nov, 4pp..
1994, Report on Ethics and Practicalities
of Non-usurious Investment Policy, Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund,
1994, Theology goes against superquarry, Stornoway
Gazette, 31 March, 11.
1994, Over the rainbow: an Irish pilgrimage, The Trumpeter: Journal of Ecosophy, 11:3, 131-135.
1994, Journey to the Hebrides, Scottish
Affairs, 6, 52-67.
Now also in PDF.
1993, New Human Ecology Course, Greening
Universities, The Greening of Higher Education Council, 1:1, 8-9
1993, He that diggeth a pit: the coastal superquarry debate in South Harris, West
Highland Free Press, 9 April, 8.
1993, What is God?, I to I, Jan-Mar,
1993, Rainforests and high finance: A Faerie Story and Open Letter to Alice
Rainforest Report, 26, Rainforest Information Centre, Australia, 18-20.
1993, The GulfWatch Papers: Responses, Edinburgh
Review, 89, Polygon, 144-155, (debate with Dr John Beloff on the ethics of
the Gulf War).
1992, Book-keeping, Accountancy and
Management Accounting for Development Workers, Voluntary Service Overseas
Training Dept, London, 44pp..
1992, A sound ecology, Music Teacher,
71:8, 22-25, (with Chuck Holdeman (2)).
Now also in PDF.
1992, Open letter to Keith Schellenberg, “Laird” of Eigg, Reforesting Scotland, 7, 30-31, (with Tom Forsyth (2) and Bob
1992, A ‘collector’s item’ or community ownership - the Isle of Eigg
debate, Edinburgh Review, 88, 158-162.
Now also in PDF.
1992, Not in our names, New
Internationalist, (short summary of the GulfWatch Papers), 236, 27-28 (with Alastair Hulbert (1)).
1992, (333 KB), The GulfWatch Papers:
An international peace movement analysis of the Gulf War in
Israel-Palestine and psychospiritual context,
87, 13-71, (with Alastair Hulbert (1)).
Now also in PDF.
1991, Let us Gather Blossoms Under Fire, Reconciliation
Quarterly, (nonviolence & the Gulf War), Autumn 1991. Reprinted by Open
House, R.C. Church, Winter 1991 and in The GulfWatch Papers: Responses, Edinburgh
Review, No. 89, 1993, 151-154.
1991, GulfWatch: a Daily Bulletin of
Alternative News and Information during the Gulf War, (ed.) Scottish
Churches Action for World Development (on behalf of Scottish church leaders),
124 pp., (ed. with Alastair Hulbert (1)). The original file of these and
supporting documentation is deposited in the National Library of Scotland,
Edinburgh. (See summary and analysis in The
1991, Environmental Education for
Adaptation: an Appraisal of the Scope for Undergraduate Teaching to Enable
Graduates to Address Matters of Environmental Concern, CHE and University of
Edinburgh Educational Policy Committee, 46 pp. plus 118 pp. appendix (with
Ulrich Loening, (1), and Andrew Kelton (3)).
Now also in PDF.
1991, Manifesto of the Phantom Treeplanters, Tree Planters Guide to the Galaxy, Reforesting Scotland, 5, 19 -
Now in PDF.
1991, Wokabout Somils in Sustainable Forestry: New Hebrides to Old, Tree
Planters Guide to the Galaxy, Reforesting Scotland, No. 4, 5-7.
1991, Review of Theology and Feminism,
Daphne Hampson, Blackwell, in Friends
1990, Review of The
in Celtic and Other Traditions, Ellis Davidson, H. (ed.), John Donald, in Christian
Parapsychologist, 8:8, 298-300.
1990, The Bougainville crisis: a South Pacific crofters’ war, Radical
Scotland, 44, 18-22.
Now also in PDF.
1990, Call to re-enchantment, Presbyterian
Herald, Church of Ireland, June 1990, 9 & 11; also, The Friend, 26 Jan, 111-112.
1989, Les jeunes, une espece menacee? (Demographic trends affecting youth
unemployment), Comite Europeen de Coordination (European Social Fund), Action
Jeunes Chomeurs Defavorises, Bulletin No. 3.
1989, Because we are human beings.... Meaning development; meaning metaculture, Coracle,
Iona Community, Glasgow, 3:2.
1989, The poll tax: a charge on
community, Quaker Work in Scotland,
1988, The hidden costs of good works, The
Guardian, Manchester, 16 Sep..
1988, Lucide dromen (Lucid dreaming), Bres,
Holland, 130, 72-81.
1988, Fiscal year covenants, Charity,
1987, More time to be human: computerisation
for the smaller charity, Charity, Kent, August.
1987, Going hi-tech can help cause, The
Scotsman, Edinburgh, 27 Mar..
1986, Advertising the worst fruits of the 'white man's garden', The
Times of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, 11 Jan..
20. 1985, Psychedelic
Shamanism: Old World to New Age, Christian
Parapsychologist, CFPSS, New Romney, 6:4, 123-133.
1986, Psychedelisch sjamanisme: uit
de Oude Wereld Naar de Nieuwe Tijd, Bres, Holland, 119, 24-36.
1985, A basic PR guide for charities,
Directory of Social Change, London, ISBN 0 907164 17 X, 122 pp., (with Dory
1985, On course for better computer training, The Scotsman (Information Technology supplement), Edinburgh, 11
Mar.. Also in the Post Courier and The
Times in Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby.
1984, Finding peace through meditation, The
Times of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, 18 Oct. and 25 Oct.. Also in Wantok,
Port Moresby, as Tingting strong na sindaun isi.
1984, School built on hope, The Times of
Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, 23 Aug.. Also in Wantok, Port Moresby, as Narakain haiskul i gat namba: wanem rot bai
helpim ol dispela yangpela manmeri?
1984 (2nd edn. 1989), Marketing: a
Handbook for Charities, Directory of Social Change, London, ISBN 0 907164 13
7, 158 pp., (with Dory McIntosh (1)).
1983, How to persuade the taxman to make a donation to your favourite charity
[Deeds of Covenant including Fiscal Year Deeds], The
Guardian, Manchester, 25 June, 20.
1983, Maea au Huhaharula: a case study of trance and the fear of sorcery among
the West Elema of Papua New Guinea, Christian
Parapsychologist, CFPSS, New Romney, 5:1, 9-15.
1983, Sorcery and its social effects amongst the Elema of Papua New Guinea, Oceania,
(the journal of the University of Sydney’s Dept. of Anthropology), LIII:3, 224-232.
Now in PDF.
1982, Controlling leprosy, New
Internationalist, UK, December (with Dory McIntosh (1)).
1982, The truth about charity accounts,
The Guardian, Manchester, 24
December, p. 23 (MBA dissertation synopsis).
1982, Can a good cause be sold just like detergent?, The
Guardian, Manchester, 17 Aug. (with Dory McIntosh (1)).
1981, Review of Shamanic Voices: the Shaman as Seer, Poet and Healer,
in Christian Parapsychologist, 4:3,
1981, A spiritual-monistic theory of out-of-the-body experiences,
Parapsychologist, CFPSS, New Romney, 4:1, 3-8.
1980, Review of The Salish People: the Local Contribution of Charles Hill-Tout,
Vols. I - IV, Talonbooks, in Journal of
the Society for Psychical Research, 50:786, 542-544.
1980, Electricity in the Bush - a
Basic Guide to Household, Site and Powerhouse Wiring for Outstations,
Archdiocese of Kerema, Papua New Guinea, 19pp (This was just a duplicated
production, but click here for pictures
and a short account of the Bema micro-hydro scheme which was the context in
which it was written).
1980, Beliefs about out-of-the-body experiences among the Elema, Gulf
Kamea and Rigo peoples of Papua New Guinea, Journal
of the Society for Psychical Research,
London, 50:785, 460-478.
PDF version here.
1979, The 'Christos' procedure: a novel altered state of consciousness
induction technique, Psychoenergetic Systems: the Journal of Psychophysical Systems,
Gordon & Breach Science Publishers Inc., London, 3, 377-392.
1979, Mystical experience, hallucination and belief in God, Christian
Parapsychologist, Churches' Fellowship for Psychical and Spiritual Studies,
New Romney, 3:1, 3-8. Reprinted,
1979, Journal of the Academy of Religion
and Psychical Research, USA, 2:3.
1978, A commentary on the 'Christos' technique for inducing altered
states of consciousness, appendix to G.M. Glaskin,
Within, Arrow Books, London, 227-244.