No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429952571
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These are the questions at the heart of this whole mad endeavor, via which Colin Beavan hopes to explain to the rest of us how we can realistically live a more "eco-effective" and by turns more content life in an age of inconvenient truths.

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
Size: 26.69 MB
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Donald Worster makes a similar point, but instead of going back to Karl Marx, as
Williams did, he referred to the Frankfurt School thinkers, Max Horkheimer and
Theodor Adorno. ... (New York: Plume, 1999); Colin Beavan, No Impact Man: The
Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet, and the
Discoveries He Makes About Himself and Our Way of Life in the Process (New
York: Farrar, ...

The New Yorker

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... "No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the
Planet and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and Our Way of Life in the
Process" (Farrar, Straus 6c Giroux; $25). The basic setup of "No Impact Man" is, ...

How To Be Alive

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062236725
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And, as Colin Beavan, activist and author of No Impact Man, proclaims, more exciting. In this breakthrough book, Beavan extends a hand to those seeking more meaning and joy in life even as they engage in addressing our various world crises.

The Myth Of Progress

Author: Tom Wessels
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 1611684641
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A provocative critique of Western progress from a scientific perspective

Operation Jedburgh

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440679509
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Colin Beavan, whose grandfather helped direct Operation Jedburgh for the Office of Strategic Services, draws on scores of interviews with the surviving Jeds and their families to tell the thrilling story of the rowdy daredevils who carried ...

No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748132139
Size: 44.47 MB
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In NO IMPACT MAN, Colin Beavan tells the extraordinary story of his attempt to find some answers - by living for one year in New York City (with his wife and young daughter) without leaving any net impact on the environment.

Why We Disagree About Climate Change

Author: Mike Hulme
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107268893
Size: 36.59 MB
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Why We Disagree About Climate Change is an important contribution to the ongoing debate over climate change and its likely impact on our lives.

Garbology

Author: Edward Humes
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101580372
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In Garbology, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Edward Humes investigates the trail of that 102 tons of trash—what’s in it; how much we pay for it; how we manage to create so much of it; and how some families, communities, and even ...