Keyword: cohousing

    Creating Cohousing

    Creating Cohousing

    Building Sustainable Communities

    A man's home is his castle. But demographic and economic changes haveturned our castles into islands. How can we regain the elements of the traditional village – family, cooperation, community and a sense of belonging – within the context of …

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    Finding Community

    Finding Community

    How to Join an Ecovillage or Intentional Community

    Finding community is as critical as obtaining food and shelter, since the need to belong is what makes us human. The isolation and loneliness of modern life have led many people to search for deeper connection, which has resulted in a renewed …

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    Ecovillages

    Ecovillages

    A Practical Guide to Sustainable Communities

    Ecovillages have arisen around the world in response to the social fragmentation of modern life and its alienation from nature. They provide a variety of ways of living in community with others and with nature and are linked worldwide through the …

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    EcoVillage at Ithaca

    EcoVillage at Ithaca

    Pioneering a Sustainable Culture

    In a world filled with stories of environmental devastation and social dysfunction, EcoVillage at Ithaca is a refreshing and hopeful look at a modern-day village that is taking an integrated approach to addressing these problems.

    This book tells the …

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    Creating a Life Together

    Creating a Life Together

    Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities

    by Diana Leafe Christian
    foreword by Patch Adams

    An intentional community is a group of people who have chosen to live or work together in pursuit of a common ideal or vision. An ecovillage is a village-scale intentional community that intends to create, ecological, social, economic, and spiritual …

    related subjects: Sustainable Living