21st Century Solutions

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Living Lightly: Travels in Post-Comsumer Society
1.  Living Lightly: Travels in Post-Comsumer Society by Walter Schwarz
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  "Brilliant worldwide tour of the possibilites of actually living a sustainable present. The lovely co-authors introduce us to Japanese womens' cooperatives, intentional communities around the world and small groups making a difference, such as guerilla gardening"
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Globalization: Take It Personally (How Globalization affects you and powerful ways to challenge it)
2.  Globalization: Take It Personally (How Globalization affects you and powerful ways to challenge it) by Anita Roddick
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  "Coffee table guide to the horrors of the present World economic system and some suggested solutions."
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Urban Eden: Grow Delicious Fruit, Vegetables and Herbs in a Really Small Place
3.  Urban Eden: Grow Delicious Fruit, Vegetables and Herbs in a Really Small Place by Adam Caplin
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  "Urban Eden: grow your own fruit, veg and herbs in a small garden"
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Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered
4.  Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered by E F Schumacher
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  "Small is Beautiful: a classic of 21st Century thinking"
£7.49   Used & New from: £3.69
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Permaculture in a Nutshell: 1
5.  Permaculture in a Nutshell: 1 by Jonathon Porritt
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  "Permaculture: holistic horticulture potentially with chickens :o)"
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Funny Money: In Search of Alternative Cash
6.  Funny Money: In Search of Alternative Cash by David Boyle
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  "Funny Money: how to make local money work and how bonkers money really is when you think about it. The key to a real currency is not gold or silver or dollars. The fairest currency is time, an hours work, whether you're a lawyer or a care worker. Check out your local LETS schemes or Timebanks for more details."
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The Complete Book of Self Sufficiency
7.  The Complete Book of Self Sufficiency by John Seymour
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  "The classic guide to self-sufficiency. Supporting a family on a small-holding."
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Ecotopia
8.  Ecotopia by Ernest Callenbach
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  "A fictional, utopian vision of an independent green California"
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Un-Jobbing: The Adult Liberation Handbook
9.  Un-Jobbing: The Adult Liberation Handbook by Michael Fogler
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  "Why don't you turn off that television set and go and do something less boring instead?"
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Windpower Workshop: Building Your Own Wind Turbine
10.  Windpower Workshop: Building Your Own Wind Turbine by Tim Kirby
The list author says:
  "Wind power: home energy creation"
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The Passive Solar House: Using Solar Design to Heat and Cool Your Home (Real Goods Independent Living Book)
11.  The Passive Solar House: Using Solar Design to Heat and Cool Your Home (Real Goods Independent Living Book) by James Kachadorian
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  "The Passive Solar House"
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Traditional Home and Herbal Remedies (By Appointment Only)
12.  Traditional Home and Herbal Remedies (By Appointment Only) by Jan De Vries
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  "Traditional Home & Herbal Remedies"
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Educating Your Child at Home
13.  Educating Your Child at Home by Alan Thomas
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  "Educating your Child at Home"
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From Eco-Cities to Living Machines: Principles of Ecological Design
14.  From Eco-Cities to Living Machines: Principles of Ecological Design by John Todd
The list author says:
  "Ecocities for the Future: or maybe now if we get our carp together. They're doing it in Brazil."
£12.68   Used & New from: £5.32

We are Everywhere: The Irresistible Rise of Global Anti-capitalism (Notes from Nowhere Editorial)
15.  We are Everywhere: The Irresistible Rise of Global Anti-capitalism (Notes from Nowhere Editorial) by Notes from Nowhere
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  "Real inspiration for those who want to smashopose (sic) corporate globalisation. We outnumbere the global elite by millions to one. Let's take back power of our own lives and communities"
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Gaian Democracies (Schumacher Briefings)
16.  Gaian Democracies (Schumacher Briefings) by Roy Madron
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  "Gaian Democracies:communal decision making"
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The Consolations of Philosophy
17.  The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton
The list author says:
  "Epicurus and others: happiness is a comfortable home, good friends and family, freedom from bosses and time to think"
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Woman on the Edge of Time (A Women's Press Classic)
18.  Woman on the Edge of Time (A Women's Press Classic) by Marge Piercy
The list author says:
  "Future echoes or opportunities? Cool ecotopian/dystopian fiction from a woman's perspective"
£6.99   Used & New from: £0.01
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Together [DVD] [2001]
19.  Together [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Lisa Lindgren
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  "Abba, football and the fall of Franco as seen in a Swedish commune.. What more could you want?"
£4.84   Used & New from: £0.75
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The Good Life - Complete Boxed Set [DVD]
20.  The Good Life - Complete Boxed Set [DVD] DVD ~ Richard Briers
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  "Doesn't need any explanation :o)"
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Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet
21.  Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet by Tim Jackson
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  "Haven't read this yet but it looks bang on."
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Making Mondragon: The Growth and Dynamics of the Worker Cooperative Complex (Cornell International Industrial & Labour Relations Reports)
22.  Making Mondragon: The Growth and Dynamics of the Worker Cooperative Complex (Cornell International Industrial & Labour Relations Reports) by William Foote Whyte
The list author says:
  "Devastated by the Spanish Civil War, the Basques in the village of Mondragon set out to rebuild their communities working together as Cooperatives and it worked very, very well. This book looks a bit dry so check out the "Mondragon Experiment" on youtube."
£15.95   Used & New from: £12.85

Cancel The Apocalypse: The New Path To Prosperity
23.  Cancel The Apocalypse: The New Path To Prosperity by Andrew Simms
The list author says:
  "Simms believes passionately in the human capacity for change, and shows how the good life remains in our grasp. While global warming and financial meltdown might feel like modern day horsemen of the apocalypse, Simms shows how such end of the world scenarios offer us the chance for a new beginning."
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Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources
24.  Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources by Herman Daly
The list author says:
  "They explore specific strategies to conserve natural resources, stabilize population, reduce inequality, fix the financial system, create jobs, and more – all with the aim of maximizing long-term well-being instead of short-term profits. Filled with fresh ideas and surprising optimism, Enough Is Enough is the primer for achieving genuine prosperity and a hopeful future for all."
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Cyderdelic [DVD] [2006]
25.  Cyderdelic [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Barry Castagnola
The list author says:
  "Just for a bit of light relief: for those who want to 'overthrow capitalism and replace it with something nicer instead'"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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