skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Local Money How to Make it Happen in Your Community Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Local Money How to Make it Happen in Your Community

Author: Peter North
Publisher: Cambridge UIT Cambridge Ltd 2010
Series: Local
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Cover -- Half-title page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- CONTENTS PAGE -- Quotes -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- Dedication page -- FOREWORD -- INTRODUCTION: THE VISION -- PART ONE: THE JUSTIFICATION -- CHAPTER 1: THE MONEY WE HAVE -- CHAPTER 2: WHAT IS MONEY - AND CAN WE CHANGE IT? -- CHAPTER 3: LOCALISATION -- PART TWO: ALTERNATIVE CURRENCY MODELS -- CHAPTER 4: A BRIEF HISTORY OF ALTERNATIVE CURRENCIES -- CHAPTER 5:  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter North
ISBN: 9781907448058 1907448055 9781900322522 1900322528
OCLC Number: 1031219146
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (242 Seiten)
Contents: Foreword by Rob Hopkins Introduction The vision PART ONE: THE JUSTIFICATIONChapter 1 The money we have Chapter 2 What is money - and can we change it?Chapter 3 LocalisationPART TWO: ALTERNATIVE CURRENCY MODELSChapter 4 A brief history of alternative currenciesChapter 5 Local Exchange Trading Schemes Chapter 6 Time banking Chapter 7 Ithaca and other `Hours' Chapter 8 Argentina's barter networks Chapter 9 German regional currencies Chapter 10 BerkShares PART THREE: TRANSITION CURRENCIESChapter 11 The first Transition currency: the Totnes Pound by Noel Longhurst Chapter 12 Build the world anew: the Lewes Pound Chapter 13 The Stroud Pound Co-op: a local currency for the Five Valleys with Molly Scott Cato Chapter 14 Local money in a global city: the Brixton Pound Chapter 15 How to do it: starting and building a local currency PART FOUR: TOWARDS RESILIENT LOCAL ECONOMIESChapter 16 Towards a deeper ecosystem of currencies and local finance Chapter 17 Some closing thoughts References Resources
Series Title: Local

Abstract:

An inspiring yet practical new book, Local Money helps you understand what money is and what makes good and bad money. It draws on the considerable track record of experimentation with local money  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Transition groups and others interested in finding alternatives to big money and the big banks will find plenty to stimulate their efforts as they work to biuld a resilient economic future for their Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1031219146<\/a>> # Local Money How to Make it Happen in Your Community<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:MediaObject<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1031219146<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/332.4\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> schema:EBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/312343707#Person\/north_peter<\/a>> ; # Peter North<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2010<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Cover -- Half-title page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- CONTENTS PAGE -- Quotes -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- Dedication page -- FOREWORD -- INTRODUCTION: THE VISION -- PART ONE: THE JUSTIFICATION -- CHAPTER 1: THE MONEY WE HAVE -- CHAPTER 2: WHAT IS MONEY - AND CAN WE CHANGE IT? -- CHAPTER 3: LOCALISATION -- PART TWO: ALTERNATIVE CURRENCY MODELS -- CHAPTER 4: A BRIEF HISTORY OF ALTERNATIVE CURRENCIES -- CHAPTER 5: LOCAL EXCHANGE TRADING SCHEMES -- CHAPTER 6: TIME BANKING -- CHAPTER 7: ITHACA AND OTHER \'HOURS\' -- CHAPTER 8: ARGENTINA\'S BARTER NETWORKS -- CHAPTER 9: GERMAN REGIONAL CURRENCIES -- CHAPTER 10: BERKSHARES -- PART THREE: TRANSITION CURRENCIES -- CHAPTER 11: THE FIRST TRANSITION CURRENCY: THE TOTNES POUND -- CHAPTER 12: BUILD THE WORLD ANEW: THE LEWES POUND -- CHAPTER 13: THE STROUD POUND CO-OP: A LOCAL CURRENCY FOR THE FIVE VALLEYS -- CHAPTER 14: LOCAL MONEY IN A GLOBAL CITY: THE BRIXTON POUND -- CHAPTER 15: HOW TO DO IT: STARTING AND BUILDING A LOCAL CURRENCY -- PART FOUR: TOWARDS RESILIENT LOCAL ECONOMIES -- CHAPTER 16: TOWARDS A DEEPER ECOSYSTEM OF CURRENCIES AND LOCAL FINANCE -- CHAPTER 17: SOME CLOSING THOUGHTS -- REFERENCES -- RESOURCES AND FURTHER READING -- INDEX -- BACK COVER<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/312343707<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/312343707#Series\/local<\/a>> ; # Local<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Local Money How to Make it Happen in Your Community<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1031219146<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/public.ebookcentral.proquest.com\/choice\/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5285824<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781907448058<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781900322522<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1031219146<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/332.4\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/312343707#Person\/north_peter<\/a>> # Peter North<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"North<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Peter<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Peter North<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/312343707#Series\/local<\/a>> # Local<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1031219146<\/a>> ; # Local Money How to Make it Happen in Your Community<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Local<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781900322522<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1900322528<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781900322522<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781907448058<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1907448055<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781907448058<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n