Globalization

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A Finer Future

Creating an Economy in Service to Life

Humanity is in a race with catastrophe. Is the future one of global warming, 65 million migrants fleeing failed states, soaring inequality, and grid-locked politics? Or one of empowered … ; ; ; 450 View

Bringing the Food Economy Home

Local Alternatives to Global Agribusiness

There has been much discussion about the quality of food being provided by global agribusiness and the serious environmental impact it produces. The benefits of fostering a local food production … ; 158 View
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From Local to Global

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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Prologue

The Parable of the Caterpillar

From: A Finer Future

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The prologue uses a brief analogy to compare humanities current situation to that of a caterpillar undergoing metamorphosis. ; ; ; 1 $0.10 Add
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Introduction

Welcome to the Anthropocene

From: A Finer Future

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The introduction provides an overview of the structure of the book, providing an overview of the situation humanity finds itself in, outlining solutions to the crises we face, and suggesting ways … ; ; ; 4 $0.40 Add
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The Ecology of Food Marketing

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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Global Economy

From: Getting to Zero

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Analyzes the impact of neo-liberalism, globalization, and free trade on global warming. Presents an analysis of corporate power as the key obstacle to meaningful climate action by governments and … 28 $2.80 Add
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Imagine

From: A Finer Future

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This chapter outlines the HANDY study, which identifies the factors that precipitate societal collapse, and asks whether we are headed for such a collapse. This chapter also imagines a … ; ; ; 22 $2.20 Add
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The Ecology of Food Production

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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Food and Health

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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The Story that Got Us in Trouble

From: A Finer Future

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This chapter outlines the factors that have led society to the precipice of collapse: institutionalized greed, increased stratification of wealth and unregulated economic growth. ; ; ; 17 $1.70 Add
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Food and the Economy

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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Tell Me A Better Story

Regenerative Economics

From: A Finer Future

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This chapter outlines the systemic changes to our economy that are necessary for a sustainable future. ; ; ; 29 $2.90 Add
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Everyone Wins

The Circular Economy

From: A Finer Future

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This chapter outlines short term economic solutions we can implement immediately while we work on longer term systemic change. ; ; ; 15 $1.50 Add
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Food and Community

From: Bringing the Food Economy Home

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Building a Better World

From: A Finer Future

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This chapter outlines ways in which the construction industry can change in order to be more sustainable. This includes more efficient construction methods and materials as well as retrofitting … ; ; ; 5 $0.50 Add