Screwing Mother Nature for Profit: How Corporations Betray Our Trust - And Why the New Biology Offers an Ethical and Sustainable Future (Google eBook)
Overpopulation, hunger, pollution, climate change: the danger signs are all around us. Now Elaine Smitha sounds the alarm in this inspiring wake-up call. Drawing on concepts ranging from Henry Ford's innovative production line to cutting-edge discoveries of the “new biology,” Smitha reveals a startling correlation between businesses and living systems. What she uncovers provides the basis for a model of leadership based on principles of cooperative competition drawn from the natural world--principles that can set corporations and governments on a path of conscious, sustainable growth.
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