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?
9780857844156 | Published: July 2016 | Oekom
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.
9783865816900 | Published: April 2016 | Oekom
Wild Law fuses politics, legal theory, quantum physics and ancient wisdom into a fascinating story. It has been seminal in informing and inspiring the global movement to recognise rights for Nature.
9781900322904 | Published: May 2011 | Green Books
Focuses on global connectivity and the role of new digital and traditional media in bringing people together to protect the worldås endangered wildlife and conserve fragile and threatened habitats.
9781900322638 | Published: September 2010 | Green Books
Mad Sheep is the account of one familyís struggle against a bullying and corrupt government agency
9781933392769 | Published: January 2008 | Chelsea Green Publishing
Draws on the Indian Ayurvedic tradition which characterises the mind as having three gunas, or primary qualities: sattva (characterised by calmness, clarity and purity), rajas (energy and passion), and tamas (dullness and ignorance).
Exploring the history, politics and practicalities of organic farming, Adrian Myers shows how the current techniques of agriculture and horticulture based on chemical fertilizers, which inevitably bring about the deterioration of soil life, cannot provide a long-term sustainable future for humankind.
9781903998694 | Published: October 2005 | Green Books
Explores the uncharted depths of the scientific soul. There, beneath the scientistås rational, purportedly objective surface, Roszak finds a maelstrom of repressed sexual biases and gender stereotypes.
9781870098915 | Published: October 2000 | Green Books
Free to be Human shows how the 'filter' system described by Noam Chomsky and Edward Herman distorts our understanding of many personal, ethical and spiritual issues, ensuring that we remain passive, conformist, confused and uninformed¥and willing to accept the irrational values of corporate consumerism.
9781870098885 | Published: April 2000 | Green Books
- The Passivhaus Handbook - A practical guide to constructing and retrofitting buildings for ultra-low energy performance
- Organic Gardening - The natural no-dig way
- How to Grow Perennial Vegetables - Low-maintenance, low-impact vegetable gardening
- How to Grow Winter Vegetables
- Hot Beds - How to grow early crops using an age-old technique
- The Transition Companion - Making your community more resilient in uncertain times
- Creating a Forest Garden - Working with Nature to Grow Edible Crops
- The Fruit Tree Handbook
- The Weeder's Digest - Identifying and enjoying edible weeds
- The Hempcrete Book - Designing and building with hemp-lime