Towards a Steady State Economy
This book explores the reason why endless growth economy is fundamentally unsustainable and considers ways in which society can move beyond this to a steady state economy. It brings together some of the deepest thinkers from around the world to consider how to advance beyond growth. Its themes...
To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge
Towards Real Solutions
What is sustainability? Much has been said about the terms ‘sustainability’ and ‘sustainable development’ over the last few decades, but they have become buried under academic jargon. This book is one of the first that aims to demystify sustainability so that the layperson can understand the key...
Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge
How to Help Solve the Environmental Crisis
Humanity is dependent on Nature to survive, yet our society largely acts as if this is not the case. The energy that powers our very cells, the nutrients that make up our bodies, the ecosystem services that clean our water and air; these are all provided by the Nature from which we have evolved and...
Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge
Heads in the Sand
Humans have always used denial. When we are afraid, guilty, confused, or when something interferes with our self-image, we tend to deny it. Yet denial is a delusion. When it impacts on the health of oneself, or society, or the world it becomes a pathology. Climate change denial is such a case....
Published April 22nd 2011 by Routledge