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by Alastair McIntosh, for downloading, in chronological order (most recent first)

This index, classified by subject matter   

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These publications can mostly be freely used for non-commercial purposes such as teaching but please see the copyright statement at the foot of this page. Both older HTML and, as I get round to scanning, PDF versions of some articles are available. As this listing and the classified indexes are not regularly updated, check also the on my home page for Recent Additions, this Year. Items that are greyed out are major new pieces still at press, but in some cases I can provide pre-prints. The ordering of multiple authors is given in brackets after their names.


2024 (at press) The Maternal Mythic Milieu of Ralph Metzner, festschrift chapter in Ralph Metzner: Explorer of Consciousness, edited by his wife, Cathy Coleman, due October, pre-order here.


333. 2024, A Sermon to the English on Land Reform, Dark Mountain, special issue on "The Land", Issue 25, pp. 57- 68.


332. 2024. The Man of Calling, in Heimatkunde: Explorations of Place and Belonging (the festschrift for the ethnographer Professor Ullrich Kockel), eds. Mairéad Nic Craith, Katerina Strani & Alastair Mackie, Lit Verlag, Berlin, pp. 101-117.


331. 2024, Two snippet articles: Magne Oftedal's Gaelic of Leurbost (with book download link) and Obituary for Ishbel Maclennan of the Pairc Trust, Lochs News, Parish of Lochs, Isle of Lewis, Feb & Apr.


330. 2024, 'Don't be angry with the river', report on GalGael Trust trip to Iona, with link to Testimony to the late boat designer Iain Oughtred, April.


329. 2023, Prayer for the Day on BBC Radio 4, six texts, broadcast 0540, 25 Nov - 1 Dec.


328. 2023, Two Articles on Nonviolence: unmediable violence and charism beyond war, The Frined (Nov).


327. 2023, A Commentary on Thomas Berry's Befriending the Earth, 33 Years On, Religions, special issue on "Religion and Planetary Climate Crisis", 14(11), 1345; https://doi.org/10.3390/rel14111345. Local website copy here.


326. 2023, Integrated Company - on Gender, opinion piece in The Friend, (20 Oct).


325. 2023, Interview with Alastair McIntosh, "Our Changing World", Reforesting Scotland, pp. 8-11, (Sep).


324. 2023, A Potential Model for Community Empowerment – the Silver Standard, a briefing paper for NatureScot (SNH) invited for the Community Empowerment & Green Finance workshop (Aug 2023). See also the earlier main "natural capital" paper.


323. 2023, A Sixteenth-century Irish Sermon on COP 26, The Irish Pages, Vol. II, No. 2, pp. 61-67, Belfast, Aug.


322. 2023, 'And I am concerned with the blossom' - report on the GalGael Trust's Iona trip 2023 - mutual support in suffering, Celtic spirituality and superquarry Stone Eagle necklace (July).


321. 2023, The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Carbon: Natural Capital, the Private Finance Investment Pilot and Scotland’s Land Reform, a discussion paper commissioned by Community Land Scotland with a Foreword by Ailsa Raeburn, 76 pp., May 18. Go direct to main paper here and to subsequent "silver standard" paper for NatureScot (SNH), here.


320. 2023, "Foreword" to the Unitarian climate change reader, Cherishing the Earth, ed. Maria Curtis, Lindsey Press, England.


319. 2023, The Dick Balharry Memorial Talk 2023: 'Land Reform, Access, and the Renewal of Relationship', Ramblers Scotland, with appended notes 'Outdoor Access in Scotland: on the Celtic Tradition' by Rennie McOwan from 1994. Video of my talk here.


318. 2023, God, War and the Faeries: Mentoring and Carrying Stream in Writing Poacher’s Pilgrimage, conference proceedings 'Literature and religion in Scotland' of the Association for Scottish Literature, University of Glasgow, pp. 269 - 294.


317. 2023, New Foreword to the 2023 edition of Poacher's Pilgrimage: a Journey into Land and Soul (also new cover and subtitle), Birlinn, Edinburgh.


316. 2023, Political Theology and Public Service, Bella Caledonia, 21 February. PDF version here.


315, 2023, The Question of Community and 'Rewilding', Bella Caledonia, 31 January. PDF version here.


314. 2022, Spiritual Activism, Atomic Theology, and 'The Bomb' in Scotland, chapter in The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Religion and Peace, ed. Jolyon Mitchell et al., 2022, pp. 349 - 363 (short link: http://bit.ly/Atomic-Theology).


313, 2022, BBC Radio 4 broadcast, Sunday Worship with Anna Magnusson from Ben Nevis, on 'Mountains and Transfiguration'. Listen here (37 mins), or article in The Friend, 31 Oct.


312. 2022, The Parallel Polis as a "Theatre of the Spirit" (essay on Czechoslovakia1968 & Ukraine-Russia 2022), The Alternative (ed. Pat Kane), 15 Aug. PDF version here.


311. 2022, Rethinking Civilised Society: Thoughts on Civil(ised) Society, University of York (Department of Politics) research contribution. PDF version here (and see other contributors' contributions here),


310. 2022, COP26 as Ritual Space, contribution to report, Reflections on COP26: What Does Theology Have to Offer the Conversation around the Climate Crisis?, Madeleine Pennington and Ian Christie (eds.), Theos, London. PDF extract of my chapter here.


309. 2022, How to Be a Climate-Change Activist without Becoming an Alarmist, The Plough, 2 May.


308. 2022, How the 'People's Republic of Eigg' lit a fire under land reform in Scotland, The National, 10 April. PDF version here.


307. 2022, Preparation for nonviolence and the War in Ukraine, 2 articles, The Friend and West of Scotland Quaker News, March & April.


306. 2022, Wild Food in Govan [at the GalGael], Scottish Gamekeeper, Issue 22, Spring 2022.


305. 2022, Report on GalGael Trust's visit to the Isle of Iona, March 2022.


304. 2022, Community of Contested Discourse in the Gaelic Development Debate, Bella Caledonia, 23 February. PDF version here.


303. 2022, Review essay book reviews of  'The T&T Clark Handbook of Christian Theology and Climate Change' and 'Eco-Theology: Essays in Honor of Sigurd Bergmann', Modern Believing, 63:1, pp. 54-57.


302. 2021, 'I've never known you be so bad before' - Land, Community and Climate Change, The Angus Macleod Memorial Lecture 2021, Islands Book Trust. Alternatively, view lecture Lecture Video, starting 9 mins in, delivered at the Kinloch Community Hub, Balallan, Isle of Lewis, 21 Oct.


301. 2021, 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, various dates.


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, p. 17.


295. 2020, Riders on the Storm: the Climate Crisis and the Survival of Being, Birlinn, Edinburgh, 243 + xi, ISBN 978 1 78027 639 7, £9.99 p/b.


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 Magazine.


294. 2020, Salted with Fire - Easter Reflection for the Iona Community, In Love with the Life of Life, Wild Goose Publications, pp. 191-193.


293. 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, pp. 119-126.


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, Lochs News, Issue 17, August, p. 6.


289. 2019, Report of West Papua Province study tour to Hebrides, July.


288. 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, Lochs News, Issue 15, Feb, pp. 8-9.


285. 2018-19, Three Reflections for Extinction Rebellion - in The Ecologist on psychology and spirituality, 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.


283. 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 here.


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 here).


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 2013-17.


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 publication.


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 years ago, Bella Caledonia supplement in The National, 6 January, p. 6.


275, 2018, The Immortality of Robert Burns, Burns' Night address to the GalGael Trust, Bella Caledonia online, PDF copy of web publication.


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 here.


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 Consciousness, Scottish Centre for Geopoetics, Conference proceedings "Expressing the Earth", Seil Island, Scotland; PDF copy of web publication.


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.


267, 2017, Waiting (poem responding to Pat Kane on the state of Scotland), The National, 18 March, p. 13 (full online article).


266, 2017, The Ten Beatitudes, in The Sun Slowly Rises (ed. Neil Paynter), Wild Goose Publications (Iona Community), Glasgow, pp. 133 - 136.


265. 2016, 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 November. PDF version here.


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, p. 4.


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.


258, 2016, Frenchgate - a Case of Quaker Agency Capture?, Bella Caledonia, 28 March. PDF version here.


257, 2015, Mantra, poem in In the Gift of This New Day, Wild Goose (Iona Community), p. 146.


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.


253. 2015. 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, book co-authored 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 Alastair McIntosh.


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.


242. 2015, Scalpay Lighthouse Pathway Opening Address (13 Sept 2014), De Tha Dol, Harris Voluntary Service, Isles of Scalpay & Harris, Jan 2015, pp. 8-9.


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. 264-266. 


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. 93-94.


238, 2014, Where Stands Our Nineveh Today?, Sermon after the Scottish Referendum, delivered at Iona Abbey, Sunday 21 September.


237. 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.


235. 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, Edinburgh.


233. 2014, 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. 47.


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 Reform, United Reformed Church, June edition, p. 12 and web version with the American progressive Jewish site, Tikkun.


227. 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 click here.


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 click here.


225. 2013, Book review of In Defence of War by Nigel Biggar, Third Way, 36:10, December, p. 40.


224. 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, pp. 24-26.


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).


218. 2012, Radical Human 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 here.


217(a). 2012. 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 archive).


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, 44-64.


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, 101-7.


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.


207. 2010. 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 Amazon 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, 340-375.  


203. 2009. Compassion (a reflection on the crofting, community and the psyche of the world), Bella Caledonia, September 09 (online journal ... or click 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, 4/40, 23-24.


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 making process).


198. 2008, Review of "A Book of Silence" by Sara Maitland, Third Way, December 2008.


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), Oral History: 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, ISBN 978-1-84158-622-9.


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 March 2008.


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.


188. 2007, 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).


185. 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 .


184. 2006, Love and Revolution (collected poetry), Luath Press, Edinburgh, 96pp, £7.99, 4 September 2006, ISBN 1-905222-58-0. 


183. 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.  


182. 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.


181. 2006, Land Reform: The People Find Their Voice, Reforesting Scotland, Issue 34, pp. 10-12.


180. 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.


179. 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.


178. 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.


177. 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.


176. 2005, Tribute to the Late Colin Murdo Macleod, Stornoway Gazette, 17 November, p. 18.


175. 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.


174 2005, BBC Radio Scotland Thought for the Day (multiple contributions), 2005 - 2006.


173. 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), EMPOWER, Equal, European Social Fund & Centre for Human Ecology, Edinburgh, 23 September, 28pp..


172. 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.


171. 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).


170. 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.


169. 2005, Through the Eye of a Potato: Undertaking a CHE Thesis, address delivered at Centre for Human Ecology Thesis Day, 11 February.


168. 2005, Liberating Relationships with the Creation, Bulletin of the Scottish Church Theology Society, 2005.


167. 2005, Chronique 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.


166. 2004, Public School and the Platonic Ideal, Boarding Concern, Winter 2004, p. 7.


165. 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. 


164. 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 click this video link


163. 2004, Land Reform ... the Next Stages, The Crofter – The Journal of the Scottish Crofting Foundation, No. 63, May 2004,  9 – 10.


162. 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 place."


161. 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.


160. 2004, The Real Price of Property, Third Way, Jan/Feb, Vol. 27 No. 1, pp. 22 - 25.


159. 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. Now also in PDF.


158. 2003, For Auld Lang Syne, My Dear, address to the European Social Forum (FSE), plenary on Cultural and National Identities in Europe, Paris, 14 November.


157. 2003, Paedophilia in the Community, The Hebridean, Stornoway, 20 November.


156. 2003, The 4 Stages of Land Reform in Scotland, The Hebridean, Stornoway, 2 Oct, pp. 8-9, & 23 Oct., p. 11.


155. 2003, Power to the People (Wind Energy & Land Value Market Capitalisation), The Hebridean, Stornoway, 21 August, p. 7.


154. 2003, The Lie of the Land (Land Reform on Eigg Update), The Hebridean, Stornoway, 14 August, p. 7.


153. 2003, Idolatry of the Invisible Hand (a response to Sir Mark Moody-Stuart on business & sustainability), Green Christian, No. 53, November, 11 - 12.


152. 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


151. 2003, Cold War Psychohistory in the Scottish Psyche, in Jamison, Brian (ed.), Scotland and the Cold War, Cualann Press, Dumfermline, pp. 74 – 80.


150. 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. Now also in PDF.


149. 2003, Towards a Sustainable Community Housing Policy for Scotland, distributed consultation paper, July 7, 7 pp..


148. 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.


147. 2003, Superquarry Saga Rumbles On, ECOS: Journal of the British Association for Nature Conservation, 24:2


146. 2003, Class of 1981 - Alastair McIntosh - MBA Profile, Aluminate, University of Edinburgh Management School, Summer edn..


145. 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.


144. 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 newspaper.


143. 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.


142. 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).


141. 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.


140. 2002, Becoming Rooted in Place. Public address given at the opening of NVA's Hidden Garden at Glasgow's Tramway Theatre, 30 November 2002.


139. 2002, (Ecology and Scottish Identity) - Book Reviews of Scotland's Landscapes and Managing Scotland's Environment, ECOS, 23(2), 2002, 71-73.


138. 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.


137. 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).


136. 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. 


135. 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.


134. 2002, Review of "Human Ecology: Basic Concepts for Sustainable Development", The Ecologist, Vol. 32:2, March 2002, 55-6.


133. 2001, Origins of the Sex-Spirit Split, Sex and Spirit Conference - keynote address, Findhorn Foundation, 21 October 2001.


132. 2001, Sabbath and the Corporate Mammon: concluding the Harris Superquarry Debate, ECOS, British Association of Nature Conservationists, 22 (1), 46-52.


131. 2001, Let's make a world of difference (Globalization, or One World?), Evening News, Edinburgh, November 26, 10.


130. 2001, Mystery of Andrew, our forgotten saint (St Andrew and women's rights), Scottish Daily Mail, November 26, 10.


129. 2001, Land reform threatened by the "Pavarotti Effect", West Highland Free Press, 9 November, 10.


128. 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 Distribue 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). 


127. 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 (€22). 


126. 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.


125. 2001, Pagan Presbyterianism? Protest and Prophetic Theology, The Friends' Quarterly, Kent, 32:7, 300-309.


124. 2000, 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.


123. 2000. Defying the Corporate Golem (Lafarge Redland, Corporate "Human" Rights and the British Constitution), Foundations, William Temple Foundation, 3:4, 27.


122. 2000. When Mammon Comes Marching In... Challenging the Claim of Corporate "Human" Rights, Stornoway Gazette, 28 September, p. 4.


121. 2000. Shine On..., The Kingdom of Fife: Our Land and its Peoples, "keynote listener" contribution to proceedings of WECAN! conference, Falkland, 26-28.


120. 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.


119. 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.


118. 2000. Earth First, Suits Last, Product, No. 4, Edinburgh, 4.


117. 2000, 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.


116. 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 8, £7.50.


115. 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 Khan (4)). Now in PDF.


114. 2000, Hefting the Deer to the Community: Red Deer Management, Reforesting Scotland, No. 24, 21-22.


113. 2000, Saint Andrew – Nonviolence and National Identity, Theology in Scotland, St Mary’s College, University of St Andrews, VII:1, 55-70 PDF Version.


112. 2000, The Case for God: Carbeth Hutters’ Feudal Defence Against Eviction, Ecotheology, Sheffield Academic Press, Issue 8, 86-110. Now also in PDF.


111. 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.


110. 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.


109. 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.


108. 2000, God, Creation and Yearly Meeting 2000, The Friends Quarterly, Kent,, 32:2, 49-58.


107. 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.


106. 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.


105. 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.


104. 1999, The Politics of Holy Places, Land & Liberty, Henry George Foundation, London, Autumn, 15.


103. 1999, Knoydart Land Raiders Remembered through the Weave of History, Stornoway Gazette, November 11 & 18, 7 & 7.


102. 1999, Coastal Fisheries Management – Lessons from Abroad, Fishing Monthly, Jaunuary 1999, 6 (with David Thomson (1)).


101. 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.


100. 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, Leicester, 205-215. Now also in PDF.


99. 1998, Tide Must Turn for Fishing, The Herald, Glasgow (special feature on Scottish fishing industry), 17 December, 14 (with David Thomson (1)).


98. 1998, Elijah or Elisha? A Shamanism for Today, The Christian Parapsychologist, Churches’ Fellowship for Psychical and Spiritual Studies, 13:4, 119-122.


97. 1998, 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.


95. 1998,  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).


94. 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.


93. 1998, The Cult of Biotechnology, lead article in George Monbiot edited special biotechnology issue of Resurgence, 188, 8-11.


92. 1998, Fairy Hills: merging heritage and conservation, ECOS, 18:2, British Association Nature Conservation, (with Patrick Laviolette (1)), 2-8, now also in PDF.


91. 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, 180-202. [Now also in PDF of original Cencrastus published version with photographs (7.3 MB)]


90. 1997, Sustainable Development for Scotland: Ritual, or Rite and Right? Keynote address to the Workers' Educational Association, Fife.


89. 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. 

86. 1997, Colonised Land; Colonised Mind: People of the island of Eigg Celebrate their Freedom, Resurgence, 184, 28-30.


85. 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 introduction). [PDF of original Cencrastus published version with photographs (7.4 MB)]

84. 1997, Enclosed Lands; Enclosed Minds, Adelaide Voices, summer, Australia. 

83. 1997, Eigg Freedom Shlide, a 12/8 jig (slide) commissioned by the Isle of Eigg Residents' Association for the island's freedom celebration.


82. 1996, Maintaining the bonds of the island’s core community (Eigg), The Scotsman, 13-12-96, 18.


81. 1996, Eigg’s chance to buy its freedom, The Herald, 16-11-96, 14.


80. 1996, Wounded childhoods form bullies with bullets, Scotland on Sunday (SoS Essay), 27-10-96, 20.


79. 1996, When science is not the business, The Herald, 1-10-96, 15.


78. 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.


77. 1996, Root of all knowledge cast out on a limb, Scotland on Sunday (SoS Essay), 2-6-96, 20.


76. 1996, Science facing future ruled by the pursuit of profit, The Scotsman, 6-3-96, 14.


75. 1996, Getting away from the science of Dr Strangelove, The Guardian (Higher Education), 9-4-96 (with David Bellamy (1)).


74. 1996, Community, spirit, place: a reviving Celtic shamanism, The Trumpeter: Journal of Ecosophy, 13:3, 111-120, (Canada). Now also in PDF.


73. 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.


72. 1996, MacMoses’ motorway: exegesis of the M77 “Pollok Free State” motorway protest through scriptural recontextualisation of Numbers 11, Lady Godiva, 19, 18-20.


71. 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.


70. 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.


69. 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). Now also in PDF.


68. 1995, Ecology: science or poetry, Sylva, 58, 5-11 (debate with Robert Muetzelfeldt (2)).


67. 1995, Spirituality, Theology and Environmental Politics, Iona Community Occasional Paper No. 3, in The Coracle, November 1995, 6-8.


66. 1995, Theology, Iona and the Harris superquarry, Coracle, Iona Community, May, 6-9.


65 1995, Theology rocks superquarry scheme, ECOS, British Assoc. Nature Conservation, 16:1, 47-52.


64. 1995, Theology and the Isle of Harris superquarry public inquiry, (ed.), Centre for Human Ecology, Edinburgh, 154 pp., £10.00. Main testimonies and contextualisation may be found on internet in the Journal of Law and Religion paper.


63. 1995, Review of Human Ecology: Fragments of Anti-fragmentary views of the World, Steiner, D. & Nauser, M. (eds.), Routledge, in Environmental Values, 4:3, 274-276.


62. 1995, GATT and crofting: the Uruguay round around Ullapool, Scottish Affairs, 12, 73-86, (with Osbert Lancaster (1)).


61. 1995, Echoes down the glen of landed power, Reforesting Scotland, 13, 26-28. Now also in PDF at the link.


60. 1995, Lairds are landed with a different kind of loving, The Scotsman, 4 April, 12 [an edited version of Reforesting Scotland's "Echoes" article].


59. 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)).


58. 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). 


57. 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.


56. 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.


55. 1994, The parable of Jesus, subversive grace and the metaphor of religion, Theology in Green (now Ecotheology) 4:3, 31-37.


54. 1994, Reclaiming Scotland from Feudalism, Lochaber Life, Oct/Nov, 4pp..


53. 1994, Report on Ethics and Practicalities of Non-usurious Investment Policy, Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund, 11 pp..


52. 1994, Theology goes against superquarry, Stornoway Gazette, 31 March, 11.


51. 1994, Over the rainbow: an Irish pilgrimage, The Trumpeter: Journal of Ecosophy, 11:3, 131-135.


50. 1994, Journey to the Hebrides, Scottish Affairs, 6, 52-67. Now also in PDF.


49. 1993, New Human Ecology Course, Greening Universities, The Greening of Higher Education Council, 1:1, 8-9


48. 1993, He that diggeth a pit: the coastal superquarry debate in South Harris, West Highland Free Press, 9 April, 8.


47. 1993, What is God?, I to I, Jan-Mar, 19.


46. 1993, Rainforests and high finance: A Faerie Story and Open Letter to Alice Walker,, World Rainforest Report, 26, Rainforest Information Centre, Australia, 18-20.


45. 1993, The GulfWatch Papers: Responses, Edinburgh Review, 89, Polygon, 144-155, (debate with Dr John Beloff on the ethics of the Gulf War).


44. 1992, Book-keeping, Accountancy and Management Accounting for Development Workers, Voluntary Service Overseas Training Dept, London, 44pp..


43. 1992, A sound ecology, Music Teacher, 71:8, 22-25, (with Chuck Holdeman (2)). Now also in PDF.


42. 1992, Open letter to Keith Schellenberg, “Laird” of Eigg, Reforesting Scotland, 7, 30-31, (with Tom Forsyth (2) and Bob Harris (3)).


41. 1992, A ‘collector’s item’ or community ownership - the Isle of Eigg debate, Edinburgh Review, 88, 158-162. Now also in PDF.


40. 1992, Not in our names, New Internationalist, (short summary of the GulfWatch Papers), 236, 27-28 (with Alastair Hulbert (1)).


39. 1992, (333 KB), The GulfWatch Papers: An international peace movement analysis of the Gulf War in Israel-Palestine and psychospiritual context, Edinburgh Review, 87, 13-71, (with Alastair Hulbert (1)). Now also in PDF.


38. 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.


37. 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 GulfWatch Papers).


36. 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.


35. 1991, Manifesto of the Phantom Treeplanters, Tree Planters Guide to the Galaxy, Reforesting Scotland, 5, 19 - Now in PDF.  


34. 1991, Wokabout Somils in Sustainable Forestry: New Hebrides to Old, Tree Planters Guide to the Galaxy, Reforesting Scotland, No. 4, 5-7.


33. 1991, Review of Theology and Feminism, Daphne Hampson,  Blackwell, in Friends Quarterly.


32. 1990, Review of The Seer in Celtic and Other Traditions, Ellis Davidson, H. (ed.), John Donald, in Christian Parapsychologist, 8:8, 298-300.


31. 1990, The Bougainville crisis: a South Pacific crofters’ war, Radical Scotland, 44, 18-22. Now also in PDF.


30. 1990, Call to re-enchantment, Presbyterian Herald, Church of Ireland, June 1990, 9 & 11; also, The Friend, 26 Jan, 111-112.


29. 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. 


28. 1989, Because we are human beings.... Meaning development; meaning metaculture, Coracle, Iona Community, Glasgow, 3:2.


27. 1989, The poll tax: a charge on community, Quaker Work in Scotland, Edinburgh.


26. 1988, The hidden costs of good works, The Guardian, Manchester, 16 Sep..


25. 1988, Lucide dromen (Lucid dreaming), Bres, Holland, 130, 72-81.


24. 1988, Fiscal year covenants, Charity, Kent, January.


23. 1987, More time to be human: computerisation for the smaller charity, Charity, Kent, August.


22. 1987, Going hi-tech can help cause, The Scotsman, Edinburgh, 27 Mar..


21. 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. Also as 1986, Psychedelisch sjamanisme:  uit de Oude Wereld Naar de Nieuwe Tijd, Bres, Holland, 119, 24-36. 


19. 1985, A basic PR guide for charities, Directory of Social Change, London, ISBN 0 907164 17 X, 122 pp., (with Dory McIntosh (2)).


18. 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.


17. 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.


16. 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?


15. 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)).


14. 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.


13. 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.


12. 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.


11. 1982, Controlling leprosy, New Internationalist, UK, December (with Dory McIntosh (1)).


10. 1982, The truth about charity accounts, The  Guardian, Manchester, 24 December, p. 23 (MBA dissertation synopsis).


9.  1982, Can a good cause be sold just like detergent?, The Guardian, Manchester, 17 Aug. (with Dory McIntosh (1)).


8.  1981, Review of Shamanic Voices: the Shaman as Seer, Poet and Healer, Penguin Books, in Christian Parapsychologist, 4:3, 98-99.


7.  1981, A spiritual-monistic theory of out-of-the-body experiences, Christian Parapsychologist, CFPSS, New Romney, 4:1, 3-8.


6.  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.


5.  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).


4.  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.


3.  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.


2.  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.


1.  1978, A commentary on the 'Christos' technique for inducing altered states of consciousness, appendix to G.M. Glaskin, Worlds Within, Arrow Books, London, 227-244. 




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