Inside The Green Economy

This book puts the Green Economy to the test, its promises, consequences and blind spots.

- Can efficiency be a solution if it results in more consumption?

- Can we save nature by putting a price on the services it provides?

- Should we rely on technological solutions to save us?

 

Paperback    £11.99

9780857844156
Published: July 2016 | Oekom


Future of Food

Sustainable Food Case studies from around the world

Paperback    £21.99

9783865814197
Published: April 2016 | Oekom

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9780857843906
Published: November 2013 | Oekom


Parks of the Future

There has been an unmistakable boom in parks in Europe since the 1990s. This richly illustrated book discusses what role parks may play in promoting sustainable development.

There has been an unmistakable boom in parks in Europe since the 1990s. This richly illustrated book discusses what role parks may play in promoting sustainable development.

Paperback    £21.99

9783865817655
Published: April 2016 | Oekom


The Politics of Sufficiency

This book outlines a politics of sufficiency that will make it easier to live with fewer resources but with stronger relationships, enabling us to reduce the speed, complexity, clutter and commercialization currently blighting our lives.

Paperback    £9.99

9783865816900
Published: April 2016 | Oekom


Six Steps Back to the Land

Colin Tudge coined the expression “Enlightened Agriculture” to describe agriculture that is “expressly designed to provide everyone, everywhere, with food of the highest standard, nutritionally and gastronomically, without wrecking the rest of the world”. 

Hardback    £17.99

9780857841230
Published: January 2016 | Green Books


Spiritual Activism

The book begins by defining spirituality for a modern audience of all faiths and beliefs, and goes on to consider the problems and necessities of true leadership. Drawing on a rich history of spirituality and activism it is both guide and inspiration for people involved in activism for social or environmental justice.

 

Drawing on a rich history of spirituality and activism, this is both guide and inspiration for people involved in activism for social or environmental justice.

Paperback    £11.99

9780857844149
Published: May 2016 | Green Books


No Destination

Written with a penetrating simplicity, No Destination is an exhilarating account of an extraordinary life.

Hardback    £17.99

9780857842619
Published: November 2014 | Green Books


Beyond Flying

Fourteen authors from around the world share their stories about how they came to the conclusion that reducing their air travel was necessary to avoid playing their part in climate change.

Paperback    £4.99

9780857842091
Published: March 2014 | Green Books


Small is Beautiful in the 21st Century

This Briefing both illuminates Schumacher’s thinking and shows the ways in which each of us can help to turn our present crisis into the opportunity to build a more kind, just and ecologically sustainable society.

Paperback    £8.00

9781900322751
Published: October 2011 | Green Books


Bristol's Green Roots

Bristol’s Green Roots has drawn on the memories of over a hundred people who have worked in Bristol’s environmental movement to make the city more sustainable, people-friendly and equal.

Paperback    £15.00

9780857840288
Published: October 2011 | Schumacher Institute


Fleeing Vesuvius

Fleeing Vesuvius discusses the economic changes needed to cope with the current financial crisis and how we must develop self-reliant local communities for the future.

Paperback    £17.50

9780954051013
Published: November 2010 | FEASTA


Earth Pilgrim

The book takes the form of conversations between Satish and others about the inner and outer aspects of pilgrimage: "To be a pilgrim is to be on a path of adventure, to move out of our comfort zones, to let go of our prejudices and preconditioning, to make strides towards the unknown."

Hardback    £10.95

9781900322577
Published: October 2009 | Green Books


A Renewable World

A Renewable World builds on the best thinking on climate and energy to be found across the world, and integrates much of the research and campaign work being done by the World Future Council Ñ the work on feed-in tariffs, energy efficiency, sustainable agriculture, sustainable cities, future justice and the KidsCall campaign.


The Handbook of Sustainability Literacy

In this ground-breaking book, leading sustainability educators are joined by permaculturists, literary critics, ecologists, artists, journalists, engineers, mathematicians and philosophers in a deep reflection on the skills that people need to survive and thrive in the challenging conditions of the 21st century.

Paperback    £14.95

9781900322607
Published: September 2009 | Green Books


The Bioneers

Covers eight important areas of progress made by a group of environmental activists (the Bioneers), offering a glimpse into the changes that are underway on many vital issues in environmental restoration and sustenance. Originally published as Restoring the Earth: Visionary Solutions from the Bioneers (HJ Kramer, 1997).

Paperback    £19.95

9781890132767
Published: April 2009 | Chelsea Green Publishing