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Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Tim Schermetzler - Goodreads

This is a great book for anyone interested in or who studied economics. I also think if people are interested in the food movement this book offers great insight into local economies as it pertains to ... Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

This is a pleasant reading format and informs the reader of the issues that result from our flawed economy. Bill tells the story of buying local for a year... its challenges and why it is important. Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Shawna Lusk - Goodreads

Basic principles that we should all be thinking about but it still made me think more deeply about my own consumerism and becoming more of a community advocate. Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

Good arguments for non-GDP assessment of value. Economies can be just as productive in REAL life, even if they don't show in the resulting GDP. Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

I nodded my head 'uh-huh' the whole time. Not because I knew it all. And, not because McKibben wasn't interesting, but because I already knew I supported his visions for local food, social justice ... Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Dan Hubbell - Goodreads

What I found most interesting were two questions McKibben poses at the end of the book: what "economies of scale will support a standard of living most of us can be happy with, yet not overwhelm the ... Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

This book brings together a lot of the ideas that have been out there about the need to re-examine our way of living. Detailing issues such as global warming, peak oil, and agricultural reform ... Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

For anyone who feels like globalization isn't the answer to all the worlds problems--and in some cases might be the cause. This book acts as a reminder of the importance of communities and the fact ... Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

Economy, environment, food, radio, community, transportation, peak oil, localism...this is a great and important book. I can't think of many people who *don't* need to read it. Read full review

Review: Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future

User Review  - Kristin Cox - Goodreads

Loved the philosophy & the simplicity of the concepts - but did get slightly bogged down in the repetitive explications. Some points were hammered home repeatedly unnecessarily. Gave me renewed ... Read full review


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