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Radical simplicity [electronic resource] : Small Footprints on a Finite Earth. Jim Merkel.

Merkel, Jim. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781550923360 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2003.

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Summary, etc.: Imagine you are first in line at a potluck buffet. The spread includes not just food and water, but all the materials needed for shelter, clothing, healthcare, and education. How do you know how much to take? How much is enough to leave for your neighbors behind you—not just the six billion people, but the wildlife, and the as-yet-unborn? In the face of looming ecological disaster, many people feel the need to change their own lifestyles as a tangible way of transforming our unsustainable culture. Radical Simplicity is the first book that guides the reader to a personal sustainability goal, then offers a process to monitor progress to a lifestyle that is equitable amongst all people, species, and generations. It employs three tools to help readers begin their customized journey to simplicity: >It builds on steps from Your Money or Your Life so readers can design their own personal economics to save money, get free of debt, and align their work with...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : New Society Publishers, 2003. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3130 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2926 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Education.
Genre: Electronic books.

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