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Grow small, think beautiful

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Schumacher College, based near Totnes in Devon, England, opened its doors in the early 1990s and is now an internationally-renowned centre for transformative learning on all aspects of sustainable living. James Lovelock led the first course on Gaia theory. A host of visionary thinkers has followed, including mathematician and biologist Brian Goodwin, who died in 2009. This book is a realisation of his vision for Schumacher College to publish a collection of essays on sustainable solutions to the current global crisis. Themes include the importance of education, science, Transition thinking, economics, energy sources, business and design, in the context of philosophy, spirituality and mythology. The contributors include Satish Kumar, Jules Cashford, Fritjof Capra, Rupert Sheldrake, James Lovelock, Peter Reason, Gideon Kossoff, Craig Holdrege, Helena Norberg-Hodge, Colin Tudge, Nigel Topping and many others. This book is essential reading for anyone concerned about the future of our society and the environment.

A collection of 19 essays developing the ideas and philosophy of the Schumacher College with the subtitle “ideas for a sustainable world”.
Floris paperback. Corners are slightly bumped and apart from a partially erased price on the title page this book has no internal marks and the binding is good.

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Author(s):
Stephan Harding (ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0863158358
ISBN-13:
9780863158353
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Floris Books
Title:
Grow small, think beautiful

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Schumacher College, based near Totnes in Devon, England, opened its doors in the early 1990s and is now an internationally-renowned centre for transformative learning on all aspects of sustainable living. James Lovelock led the first course on Gaia theory. A host of visionary thinkers has followed, including mathematician and biologist Brian Goodwin, who died in 2009. This book is a realisation of his vision for Schumacher College to publish a collection of essays on sustainable solutions to the current global crisis. Themes include the importance of education, science, Transition thinking, economics, energy sources, business and design, in the context of philosophy, spirituality and mythology. The contributors include Satish Kumar, Jules Cashford, Fritjof Capra, Rupert Sheldrake, James Lovelock, Peter Reason, Gideon Kossoff, Craig Holdrege, Helena Norberg-Hodge, Colin Tudge, Nigel Topping and many others. This book is essential reading for anyone concerned about the future of our society and the environment.

A collection of 19 essays developing the ideas and philosophy of the Schumacher College with the subtitle “ideas for a sustainable world”.
Floris paperback. Corners are slightly bumped and apart from a partially erased price on the title page this book has no internal marks and the binding is good.

Author(s):
Stephan Harding (ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0863158358
ISBN-13:
9780863158353
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Floris Books
Title:
Grow small, think beautiful

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