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Written by such green movement people as Bill McKibben and Julia Butterfl y Hill, it covers topics from 'green weddings' to the limits of growth. A useful guidebook to enlightened entrepreneurs and small-business owners. Schwartz Bookshops, Milwaukee, WI. Mitchell shows us the true cost of the 'bargains' that many still think they are getting, and she also shares stories of communities that have found ways to counter the big box stores and build healthy, sustainable local economies.
Justifi ably praised, with case studies and exercises, it is the most useful book on the subject I've seen.
Memories of the places she loves are vivid, and her feeling of the loss and change of these places impassioned and demanding of our attention. They introduce us to a thriving country of activists, from Maine to California, whose experiences offer valuable insights into how we may revitalize all American communities in the 21st century.
The new village green : living light, living local, living large - Rensselaer Libraries
This is a good teacher's tool for discussions about economics and the need for fairness in anyone's world. Spread the word; make a difference; put this book in readers' hands. When I first read it a number of years ago, I found that Stacy Mitchell had put into words and onto the page exactly the thoughts and feelings that a group of us had been discussing.
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