The Resource The approaching great transformation : toward a liveable post carbon economy, Joel Magnuson ; [foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge], (electronic resource)

The approaching great transformation : toward a liveable post carbon economy, Joel Magnuson ; [foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge], (electronic resource)

Label
The approaching great transformation : toward a liveable post carbon economy
Title
The approaching great transformation
Title remainder
toward a liveable post carbon economy
Statement of responsibility
Joel Magnuson ; [foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Approaching Great Transformation is about the coming shift in how we act and think in the world economically as the era of cheap oil comes to an end. It provides inspiration for those engaged in the ongoing global effort to move away from our dependency on fossil fuels and ceaseless growth, and towards a more sustainable, stable, and just system
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.9/27
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
M34 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The approaching great transformation : toward a liveable post carbon economy, Joel Magnuson ; [foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge], (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Approaching Great Transformation; CONTENTS; Preface to Policy Press Edition; FOREWORD; Introduction: ANOTHER SEA CHANGE; The Twilight of the Oil Age; A Brief Update on Peaking and Warming; Our Great Transformation; 1. FROM TRANSITION TO TRANSFORMATION; The Origins of the Transition Movement; Transition Philosophy; The Ingredients of the Transition Model; Transition Projects; Challenges to the Transition Movement; Conclusion: From Transition to Transformation; 2. ECONOMIES IN TRANSITION-A SYSTEMS VIEW; We Are the Agents of Change; Taking the Bird's Eye View; What About the Individual?
  • Creating a New UniverseConclusion; 3. THIS ROAD PAVED WITH GOOD INTENTIONS; The Economics of Growth; Rethinking Green Economics; Rethinking Green Energy; Rethinking Localization-Small Is Not Always Beautiful; Conclusion; 4. E.F. SCHUMACHER AND THE META-ECONOMISTS; The Early British Meta-Economists; The Young Americans; E.F. Schumacher, Economist and Philosopher; Conclusion; 5. THE NEW MONASTICS; The New Monastics and Crafting New Institutions; The B Lab Connections; Banking and the North Dakota and Santa Fe Connections; The Urban Farmer and the Food Resilience Connection
  • The Local Government ConnectionThe Colorado Connection; The Cooperatives Connection; The Health Care Connection; The Household Connection; Conclusion; 6. EDUCATION AND OUR GREAT TRANSFORMATION; Developing Our Skills-New and Old; Reforming Economics Education for the 21st Century; Conclusion. CHANGING THE WAY WE APPROACH CHANGE; NOTES; INDEX; About the Author
Control code
ocn854854298
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447311140
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1t504v9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b37280466
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854854298
  • jstor1447311140

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