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Lappé, Frances Moore

Works: 171 works in 669 publications in 7 languages and 19,436 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Designs and plans  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Other, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: TX392, 338.19
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Publications about Frances Moore Lappé
Publications by Frances Moore Lappé
Most widely held works by Frances Moore Lappé
Diet for a small planet by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
86 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,588 libraries worldwide
Overview: With the new emphasis on environmentalism in the 1990's, Lappe stresses how her philosophy remains valid, and how food remains the central issue through which to understand world politics. Twenty years ago and three million copies later, the extraordinary book that taught America the social and personal significance of a new way of eating is still a complete guide for eating well in the '90s. This 20th anniversary edition offers an all-new, even more fascinating philosophy on changing ourselves--and our world--by changing the way we eat
Food first : beyond the myth of scarcity by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
32 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and Finnish and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
Hope's edge : the next diet for a small planet by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
The author of the classic "Diet for a Small Planet" and her daughter travel the world, discovering practical visionaries who are making a difference in world hunger, sometimes one village at a time
Rediscovering America's values by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,207 libraries worldwide
Discusses subjects that affect each American and themes that must be considered for free thought to flourish in our complex society
EcoMind : changing the way we think, to create the world we want by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 886 libraries worldwide
Argues that the biggest challenge to survival is faulty thinking about the environmental crises that are affecting the planet and offers "thought leap" that will transform one's eco-mind
The quickening of America : rebuilding our nation, remaking our lives by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
"An invisible revolution is taking place in communities all across our country. The Quickening of America brings that revolution to light with the stories of everyday Americans tackling their toughest problems--in their communities, schools, workplaces, and lives. This deeply personal, inspiring, and interactive book is full of practical ideas on how to get involved in democracy. Going past the tired polemics of the past--left and right, liberal and conservative, rich and poor--Quickening shows us how to bring our country alive again"--Page 4 of cover
Blessing the hands that feed us : what eating closer to home can teach us about food, community, and our place on earth by Vicki Robin( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Documents the author's efforts to eat food produced within ten miles of her home in Puget Sound, Washington, exposing the cause-and-effect consequences of a processed-foods diet while sharing the stories of the farmers she befriended who epitomized the sustainable lifestyle
Betraying the national interest by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
What difference could a revolution make? : food and farming in the new Nicaragua by Joseph Collins( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
You have the power : choosing courage in a culture of fear by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Presents a detailed program designed to help readers overcome the restrictions and limitations of fear to create positive personal change and to promote global social change, introducing tools for conquering fear in order to shape the future
Getting a grip : clarity, creativity, and courage in a world gone mad by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
[This book] connects readers' personal passions with actions they can take ... to help create the world they want."--Page 4 of cover
Now we can speak : a journey through the new Nicaragua by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Democracy's edge : choosing to save our country by bringing democracy to life by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
"But there is a solution. The answer, says Lappe is Living Democracy, a powerful yet often invisible citizens' revolution surging in communities across America. It's not random, disjointed activism but the emergence of a new historical stage of democracy in which Americans realize that democracy isn't something we have but something we do. Either we live it or lose it, says Lappe."--Jacket
Taking population seriously by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Little house on a small planet : simple homes, cozy retreats, and energy efficient possibilities by Shay Salomon( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Presents a guide to small-structure living that cites such potential benefits as reduced costs, closer communities, and simpler lifestyles, while outlining basic principles for the design and habitation of efficient, high-density homes
Mozambique and Tanzania : asking the big questions by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
What to do after you turn off the TV : fresh ideas for enjoying family time by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Contains activities for the whole family and includes arts, crafts, cooking, storytelling, simple games, and more
Daring democracy : igniting power, meaning, and connection for the America we want by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Describes how Americans looking to protect their democracy from the Trump presidency can take their civic life to the next level and become enabled by innovative and inspiring strategies to organize and fight against the current crisis in government. --
Democratic allsorts ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the work of Frances Moore Lappé (Diet for a small planet), who says famine is not caused by a lack of food, but by a lack of democracy. Looks at her efforts to prevent hunger and starvation by promoting democratic decision-making on an individual and a global level
World hunger 12 myths by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Refutes twelve prevalent misconceptions that continue to hamper the world's progress against mass malnutrition and starvation. The authors suggest that economic democracy and land reform can help win this battle. They debunk such myths as: not enough food is available, there are too many mouths to feed, a free market can end hunger, more United States aid will help, and Americans benefit when the Third World goes hungry
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Alternative Names
Frances Moore Lappé Amerikaans auteur
Frances Moore Lappé attivista e scrittrice statunitense
Frances Moore Lappé US-amerikanische Aktivistin gegen Welthunger, Trägerin des Alternativen Nobelpreises
Lappé, F. M.
Lappé, F. M. (Frances Moore)
Lappe, Frances M.
Lappé, Frances M. 1944-
Lappé, Frances Moore
Lappé, Francis Moore 1944-
Moore, Frances
Moore-Lappé, Frances
Moore-Lappé, Frances 1944-
לאפה, פרנסס מור 1944-
פרנסס מור לאפה
فرانسيس مور لابيه، 1944-
لاپیه, فرانسيس مور
라페, 프란시스 1944-
라페, 프란시스 무어 1944-
라페, 프랜씨스 1944-
ラッペ, フランシス・ムア
ラッペ, フランセス・ムア
English (230)
French (6)
Spanish (6)
Swedish (4)
German (3)
Chinese (1)
Finnish (1)
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