Co-opportunity : co-operative systems and the 5 challenges of sustainability (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Co-opportunity : co-operative systems and the 5 challenges of sustainability

Author: John Grant
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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John Grant is back! Bestselling author of Green Marketing Manifesto fame returns to get you involved in creating a sustainable future! In this book, green business guru John Grant shows how we ,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grant
ISBN: 9780470684368 0470684364
OCLC Number: 437299486
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Contents: Foreword. Introduction. PART 1: A CLIMATE FOR CHANGE? 1. Why don't we have a climate for change yet? 2. Organising for change: Obama and Transition Towns. 3. Putting organising for change into action. PART 2: RELOCATING THE DREAMS. 4. If not consumerism, then what ... ? 5. Relocating the dreams: growing our own, Nokia. 6. Putting relocating the dreams into action. PART 3: CO-OPERATIVE RES PONSIBILITY. 7. The wall of irresponsibility. 8. Co-operative responsibility: the power of transparency. 9. Putting co-operative responsibility into action. PART 4: ECONOMIC RESILIENCE. 10. Why the economy works against sustainability. 11. Economic resilience: Grameen, CCA and co-operatives. 12. Putting economic resilience into action. PART 5: ABUNDANCE. 13. The difference between abundance and (financial) productivity. 14. Abundant systems; craft guilds and community currencies. 15. Putting abundant systems design into action. Postscript: a checklist for world builders. Acknowledgements. References. Index.
Responsibility: by John Grant.

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"...highlights the challenges of sustainability and offers ideas on how to overcome..." (Global Innovation Report, 2010) 'Overflowing with creative ideas and expositions of what is happening in Read more...

 
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