Building Sustainable Communities: Tools and Concepts for Self-Reliant Change
International Institute for Self-Governance; Sustainable Money Working Group
C. George Benello
ICA group (Boston)- deceased
E.F. Schumancher Society (US) - deceased
C. George Benello, Robert Swann, Shann Turnbull, BUILDING SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES: TOOLS AND CONCEPTS FOR SELF-RELEANT CHANGE, Ward Morehouse, ed., Bootstrap Press, May 5, 2008
About the book - from back cover:
A revised edition of a classic work long out of print, this book is based on the Schumacher Society Seminars on Community Economic Transformation. It presents the underlying ideas and essential institutions for building sustainable communities. The three Major sections of the book deal with community land trusts and other forms of community ownership of natural resources; worker-managed enterprises, and other techniques of community self-management; and community currency and banking. Included also are a lexicon of social capitalism and a bibliography of key words on self-reliant economic change.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 118
Keywords: Community currencies; Cooperatives; Land banking; Land trusts; Regional economics; Social capitalism; Sustainable development; Worker participation
JEL Classification: G29; L31; P49; R11; R52Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: May 5, 2008 ; Last revised: February 19, 2012
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