Grow Small, Think Beautiful: Ideas for a Sustainable World from Schumacher College
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Floris Books
Source ID: shanti-sources-34951
Collection: Contemplation and Ecology
Abstract: Schumacher College, based near Totnes in Devon, England, opened its doors in the early 1990s and is now an internationally-renowned centre for transformative learning on all aspects of sustainable living.James Lovelock led the first course on Gaia theory. A host of visionary thinkers has followed, including mathematician and biologist Brian Goodwin, who died in 2009. This book is a realisation of his vision for Schumacher College to publish a collection of essays on sustainable solutions to the current global crisis. Themes include the importance of education, science, Transition thinking, economics, energy sources, business and design, in the context of philosophy, spirituality and mythology.