Resources for BAM 2018 - good reads

On Tue, 8 May, 2018 - 09:32
mokshini's picture

You may decide June is a good month to learn more about economics, neoliberalism, environmental issues, or ways to get engaged - here is a list of books to get you started! If there is something you want to add to this list, just add it in the comments box below! 

Raworth, K. 2018. ‘Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st Century Economist’. Cornerstone.

Monbiot, G. 2017. ‘Out of the Wreckage: a new politics for an age of crisis’. Verso.

Evans, A. 2016. ‘Eden 2.0: Climate Change and the Search for a 21st Century Myth’ Cameron.

Vaddhaka. 2015. ‘The Buddha on Wall Street’. Windhorse publications.

Marshall, G. 2014. ‘Don’t even think about it: why our brains are wired to ignore climate change’. Bloomsbury.

Graeber, D. 2013. ‘The Democracy Project: A History, a Crisis, a Movement’. Spiegel & Grau.

Rust, MJ & Totton, N. (eds) 2012 ‘Vital Signs’ Karnac Books

Macy, J. & Johnstone, C. 2012. ‘Active hope’ New World Library

Singer, P. 2010. ‘The Life you can save: how to play your part in ending world poverty’. Picador.

Macy, J. 2010. ‘Pass It on: Five Stories That Can Change the World’. Parallax Press.

Jackson, T. 2009. ‘Prosperity Without Growth: Economics for a finite Planet’ Routledge.

Kessel, B. 2009. ‘It’s not about the money’. HarperCollins publishers.

Loy, D. 2008. ‘Money, sex, war, karma: Notes for a Buddhist revolution’. Wisdom publications.

Kaza, S. 2008. ‘Mindfully Green’ Shambhala.

Macy, J. 2007. ‘The Work that Reconnects’

Plotkin, B. 2007. ‘Nature and the Human Soul: Cultivating Wholeness and Community in a Fragmented World’. New World Library.

Klein, N. 2006. ‘The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism’. Metropolitan Books.

Eisenberg, E. 2000 ‘Ecology of Eden’ Picador.

Abram, D. 1997. ‘The Spell of the Sensuous’ Vintage.

Schumacher, EF. 1993. ‘Small is Beautiful’. Vintage publishing.

Macy, J. 1991. ‘World as Lover, World as Self’. Parallax Press.

Macy, J. 1991. ‘Mutual Causality in Buddhism and General Systems Theory: The Dharma of Natural Systems’. State University of New York Press.

Hunt Badiner, A. (ed)1990  ‘Dharma Gaia’ Parallax Press.

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Nickio66's picture
May i suggest Thich Nhat Hanhn, Love letter to the Earth 2013 Parallax Press Akuppa Saving the Earth, windhorse Nx
Christine's picture

Great suggestion!