Surviving The Future

Author: David Fleming
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586474
Size: 32.99 MB
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Building on a remarkable breadth of intellectual and cultural heritage—from Keynes to Kumar, Homer to Huxley, Mumford to MacIntyre, Scruton to Shiva, Shakespeare to Schumacher—Fleming describes a world in which, as he says, “there ...

Surviving The Future

Author: David Fleming
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586466
Size: 53.73 MB
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" This is the world that many of us want to live in, yet we are told it is idealistic and unrealistic.

Lean Logic

Author: David Fleming
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586482
Size: 21.40 MB
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Lean Logic is David Fleming's masterpiece, the product of more than thirty years' work and a testament to the creative brilliance of one of Britain's most important intellectuals.

Gift Ecology

Author: Peter Denton
Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd
ISBN: 1927330416
Size: 18.60 MB
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In this thought-provoking work, Peter Denton argues that the attitudes and values associated with the economics of exchange are in part to blame for our current situation.

Dark Age America

Author: John Michael Greer
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550926284
Size: 19.24 MB
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Dark Age America, then, seeks to map out in advance the history of collapse, giving us an idea of what the next 500 years or so might look like as globalization ends and North American civilization reaches the end of its lifecycle and ...

America S Most Sustainable Cities And Regions

Author: John W. Day
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1493932438
Size: 17.90 MB
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This book takes you on a unique journey through American history, taking time to consider the forces that shaped the development of various cities and regions, and arrives at an unexpected conclusion regarding sustainability.

Powerdown

Author: Richard Heinberg
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865715103
Size: 40.79 MB
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This stark look at prospects for a truly sustainable culture speaks frankly about how it is time to "Powerdown," or to reduce per-capita resource usage in wealthy countries, develop alternative energy sources, and much more.

A Nation Of Farmers

Author: Sharon Astyk
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550924265
Size: 42.29 MB
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This is critical reading for anyone who eats and cares about high-quality food. Sharon Astyk farms in New York, and is the author of Depletion and Abundance.

Born On Third Base

Author: Chuck Collins
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586849
Size: 48.12 MB
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Readers meet pioneers who are crossing the divide to work together in new ways, including residents in the author’s own Boston-area neighborhood who have launched some of the most interesting community transition efforts in the nation.

The Power Of Just Doing Stuff

Author: Rob Hopkins
Publisher: Uit Cambridge Limited
ISBN: 9780857841179
Size: 23.41 MB
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While the book is primarily focused on food production and sustainable energy, the practical applications it offers also address how to rebuild a local community in the face of austerity due to a natural disaster or economic collapse.