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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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The Key to Sustainable Cities

The Key to Sustainable Cities

Meeting Human Needs, Transforming Community Systems

Most of the world's population now lives in cities, but despite wide agreement on the core values of sustainable societies, municipalities are so busy solving current problems they don't have the time or resources to plan effective action for …

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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 …

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