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Sustainable materialism : environmental movements and the politics of everyday life

Author: David Schlosberg; Luke Craven
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A growing number of environmental groups focus on more sustainable practices in everyday life, from the development of new food systems, to community solar, to more sustainable fashion. No longer willing to take part in unsustainable practices and institutions, and not satisfied with either purely individualistic and consumer responses or standard political processes and movement tactics, many activists and groups  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Schlosberg; Luke Craven
ISBN: 9780198841500 0198841507
OCLC Number: 1085581119
Description: xii, 190 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: An Introduction to Sustainable Materialism --
From Postmaterialism to Sustainable Materialism --
Environmental and Social Justice in Sustainable Materialist Movements --
Material Practice and Resistance to Power --
Sustainability and the Politics of Materialist Action --
New Directions and Virtues in Sustainable Materialist Movements --
Conclusion: From Sustainable Materialism to System Change.
Responsibility: David Schlosberg and Luke Craven.

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In the face of a set of environmental crises, a growing number of environmental and community groups are focusing on more sustainable practices in everyday life. This book focuses on sustainable  Read more...

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