Sustainability Books

Fruitful Labor: The Ecology, Economy, and Practice of a Family Farm Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781603587945
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - February 7th, 2018

As the average age of America's farmers continues to rise, we face serious questions about what farming will look like in the near future, and who will be growing our food.


Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781603587969
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - March 13th, 2018

A Financial Times "Best Book of 2017: Economics"

800-CEO-Read "Best Business Book of 2017: Current Events & Public Affairs"


After Nature: A Politics for the Anthropocene Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780674979864
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Published: Harvard University Press - February 19th, 2018

An Artforum Best Book of the Year
A Legal Theory Bookworm Book of the Year


Rachel Carson: Silent Spring & Other Writings on the Environment Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781598535600
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Published: Library of America - March 27th, 2018

The book that sparked the modern environmental movement, with an unprecedented collection of letters, speeches, and other writings that reveal the extraordinary courage and vision of its author


Food Fight: Gmos and the Future of the American Diet Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101982204
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - February 13th, 2018

Are GMOs really that bad? A prominent environmental journalist takes a fresh look at what they actually mean for our food system and for us.


Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780199342082
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - February 5th, 2018

"Tomorrow's Table" argues that a judicious blend of two important strands of agriculture--genetic engineering and organic farming--is key to helping feed the world's growing population in an ecologically balanced manner.


Kiss the Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reverse Climate Change, Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World Cover Image
By Josh Tickell, John Mackey (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501170256
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Published: Atria Books - November 14th, 2017

Discover the hidden power soil has to reverse climate change, and how a regenerative farming diet not only delivers us better health and wellness, but also rebuilds our most precious resource--the very ground that feeds us.


The Archipelago of Hope: Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781681775326
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 7th, 2017

One cannot turn on the news today without a report on an extreme weather event or the latest update on Antarctica. But while our politicians argue, the truth is that climate change is already here. Nobody knows this better than Indigenous peoples who, having developed an intimate relationship with ecosystems over generations, have observed these changes for decades.


Clean Meat: How Growing Meat Without Animals Will Revolutionize Dinner and the World Cover Image
By Paul Shapiro, Yuval Noah Harari (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501189081
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Published: Gallery Books - January 2nd, 2018

Paul Shapiro gives you a front-row seat for the wild story of the race to create and commercialize cleaner, safer, sustainable meat--real meat--without the animals. From the entrepreneurial visionaries to the scientists' workshops to the big business board-rooms--Shapiro details that quest for clean meat and other animal products and examines the debate raging around it.


The Unnatural World: The Race to Remake Civilization in Earth's Newest Age Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476743912
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Published: Scribner Book Company - December 12th, 2017

A brilliant young environmental journalist argues that we must innovate and adapt to save planet Earth in this enlightening "trip around the world to meet people working out new ways for humanity to live as well as survive" (The New York Times Book Review).


Life Without Plastic: The Practical Step-By-Step Guide to Avoiding Plastic to Keep Your Family and the Planet Healthy Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781624144257
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Published: Page Street Publishing - December 12th, 2017

After the birth of their son, Jay Sinha and Chantal Plamondon set out on a journey to eliminate plastic baby bottles as the Canadian government moved to ban BPA. When they found it was difficult to procure glass baby bottles, Jay and Chantal made it their mission to not only find glass and metal replacements for plastic, but to make those products accessible to the public as well.


New Carbon Architecture: Building to Cool the Planet Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780865718685
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Published: New Society Publishers - December 19th, 2017

"Green buildings" that slash energy use and carbon emissions are all the rage, but they aren't enough. The hidden culprit is embodied carbon--the carbon emitted when materials are mined, manufactured, and transported--comprising some ten percent of global emissions. With the built environment doubling by 2030, buildings are a carbon juggernaut threatening to overwhelm the climate.


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