The Resource Fleeing Vesuvius : responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse, edited by Richard Douthwaite, Gillian Fallon and Living Economies ; New Zealand preface by Jonathan Boston

Fleeing Vesuvius : responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse, edited by Richard Douthwaite, Gillian Fallon and Living Economies ; New Zealand preface by Jonathan Boston

Label
Fleeing Vesuvius : responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse
Title
Fleeing Vesuvius
Title remainder
responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Douthwaite, Gillian Fallon and Living Economies ; New Zealand preface by Jonathan Boston
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Weaves together the threads of peak oil, resource depletion, economic instability, and climate change and offers solutions, including strategies for personal adaptation, models of self-reliant local communities, and frameworks to support international action on financial and economic reform
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
338.927
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Fleeing Vesuvius : responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse, edited by Richard Douthwaite, Gillian Fallon and Living Economies ; New Zealand preface by Jonathan Boston
Label
Fleeing Vesuvius : responding to the effects of economic and environmental collapse, edited by Richard Douthwaite, Gillian Fallon and Living Economies ; New Zealand preface by Jonathan Boston
Publication
Note
  • "Original edition was first published in Dublin (November 2010) by Feasta (The Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability)"--T.p. verso
  • "Feasta."
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Energy availability. On the cusp of collapse: complexity, energy and the globalised economy / David Korowicz. Future energy availability: the importance of 'net' energy / Chris Vernon. Calculating EIRR, the energy internal rate of return / Tom Konrad. Energy and water : the real blue-chips / Nate Hagens and Kenneth Mulder -- Pt. 2. Innovation in business, money and finance. The supply of money in an energy-scarce world / Richard Douthwaite. Liquidity networks: a debt-free electronic currency system for communities / Graham Barnes. Equity partnerships : a better, fairer approach to developing land / Chris Cook. Using equity partnerships to rescue building projects hit by the downturn / James Pike. Trying to form an equity partnership to buy a Welsh farm / Tim Helweg-Larsen. The Mondragon bank - an old model for a new type of finance / Oscar Kjellberg. Re-thinking business structures : how to encourage sustainability through conscious design choices / Patrick Andrews. Why Pittsburgh real estate never crashes: the progressive reform that stabilised an economy / Dan Sullivan. Definancialisation, deglobalisation and relocalisation / Dmitry Orlov -- Pt. 3. New ways of using the land. Cutting transport costs and emissions through local integration / Emer O'Siochru. The nutritional resilience approach to food security / Bruce Darrell. Refocusing the purpose of the land: from emissions source to carbon sink / Corinna Byrne -- Pt. 4. Dealing with climate change. Future global climate institutions / Alex Evans. Cap and share : simple is beautiful / Laurence Matthews. Influencing high-level, strategic decision-making towards a sustainable, low-carbon economy / Julian Darley -- Pt. 5. Changing the way we live. Danger ahead: prioritising risk avoidance in political and economic decision-making / Brian Davey. Transition thinking: the good life 2.0 / Davie Philip. Sailing craft for a post-collapse world / Dmitry Orlov -- Pt. 6. Changing the way we think. The psychological roots of resource over-consumption / Nate Hagens. Seven reasons for humanity's inertia in the face of disaster and how they can be overcome / Mark Rutledge and Brian Davey. Cultivating hope and managing despair / John Sharry. Collapse or no collapse: we need to respect to survive / Lucy McAndrew. Enough: a worldview for positive futures / Anne Ryan -- Pt. 7. Ideas for action. Fleeing Vesuvius: the emergency plan / Caroline Whyte -- Pt. 8. New Zealand section
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13752893
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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N.Z. edition
Extent
xiv, 514 pages
Isbn
9780473191818
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illustrations, maps
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