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A finer future : creating an economy in service to life

Author: L Hunter Lovins; Stewart Wallis; Anders Wijkman; John Fullerton
Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Humanity is in a race with catastrophe and charting the course to a regenerative economy is the most important work facing the world. A Finer Future gathers the evidence and delivers the essential blueprint for an economy that works for people and the planet.--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Lovins, L. Hunter, 1950-, author.
Finer future.:
Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, 2018.
(CaOONL)20189039698
Print version:
Lovins, L. Hunter, 1950-
Finer future.
Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2018]
(OCoLC)1028847329
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: L Hunter Lovins; Stewart Wallis; Anders Wijkman; John Fullerton
ISBN: 9781771422871 1771422874 9781550926910 1550926918
OCLC Number: 1051136787
Awards: Runner-up for Nautilus Award 2018 (United States)
Commended for Foreword INDIE 2018
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (some colour), colour portraits
Contents: Foreword / by Kate Raworth --
Acknowledgements --
Prologue : the parable of the caterpillar --
Introduction : welcome to the anthropocene --
Section 1. It'll do til the mess arrives; 1. Imagine --
2. The story that got us in trouble --
3. Tell me a better story : regenerative economics --
Section 2. Buying time to fix the mess; 4. Everyone wins : the circular economy --
5. Building a better world --
6. Going places : efficiency in vehicles --
Section 3. Transformation : the plot thickens; 7. Moving money from harm to healing --
8. Corporate transformation --
9. Growing a finer future --
10. Triumph of the sun : the mother of all disruptions --
Section 4. Systemic change : policies to get us out of this mess; 11. Level the playing field --
12. Meet basic needs for all --
13. Confront the myth of growth --
14. A values shift --
15. Reinventing governance --
16. Bringing it home --
Section 5. A finer future is possible --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: L. Hunter Lovins, Stewart Wallis, Anders Wijkman, John Fullterton.

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