Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

Compendium for the civic economy - What the Big Society should learn from 25 trailblazers

£100.00

Product description

Against the context of rapid economic, social and environmental change, a collective reflection is taking place on how to build more sustainable routes to shared prosperity. In the meantime, an increasing number and wide range of change-makings have already found ways to imagine and grow a different economy in our cities, towns, neighbourhoods and villages. This book presents 25 case studies of the civic economy - rooted in age-old traditions of the associational economy but using new organising tactics, ways of connecting with people and approaches to collaborative investment.

Condition: moderate signs of shelfwear to the spine and some corner bumping, covers have minor rubbing marks but the interior is crisp and clean with a strong binding.

Item details

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0956821006
ISBN-13:
9780956821003
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
00:
Title:
Compendium for the civic economy - What the Big Society should learn from 25

Courier Delivery

£8.50
Signature required.
Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Against the context of rapid economic, social and environmental change, a collective reflection is taking place on how to build more sustainable routes to shared prosperity. In the meantime, an increasing number and wide range of change-makings have already found ways to imagine and grow a different economy in our cities, towns, neighbourhoods and villages. This book presents 25 case studies of the civic economy - rooted in age-old traditions of the associational economy but using new organising tactics, ways of connecting with people and approaches to collaborative investment.

Condition: moderate signs of shelfwear to the spine and some corner bumping, covers have minor rubbing marks but the interior is crisp and clean with a strong binding.

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0956821006
ISBN-13:
9780956821003
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
00:
Title:
Compendium for the civic economy - What the Big Society should learn from 25

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via courier within 2 working days of receipt of your order. A signature will be required on delivery. This item is not available for international delivery.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days



Courier delivery cost: £8.50

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Exeter

The Oxfam Bookshop in Exeter sells ... books (and a few cards). Our shelves are packed with a wide range of books - we hope always to have something for everyone, from the most serious bibliophile to the more casual customer, and we're always happy to help you if you can't find what you want.

View Shop