280 pages , Rowman & Littlefield Publishers , 2013-03-28 This book, named one of Booklist's Top 10 books on sustainability in 2014, is the first to offer a comprehensive examination of the environmental health movement, which unlike many parts of the environmental movement, focuses on ways toxic chemicals and other hazardous agents in the environment effect human health ...[Read More]
224 pages , Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. , 2012-10-18 “Remember the Sabbath and keep it holy.” Sounds nice, but how do we find rest in a 24/7 world? Just as the Hebrews were slaves in Egypt, we have become slaves to technology. Our technological tools allow 24-hour productivity and connectivity, give us more control, and subtlety enslave us to busyness itself. Sabb...[Read More]
Everyone...please invite others and get involved here. Post stuff, comment, share....bad times are coming and......
Sustainable Homesteads build Sustainable Communities.
Do become as sustainable a household as possible, for yourself and your community. Bankrupt Europe should be an example to us....we are not TOO BIG TO FAIL here in the USA. Plan ahead while you have resources to do so. Band with o...[Read More]
412 pages , UBC Press , 2015-09-01 In Cleaner, Greener, Healthier, David R. Boyd sets out to remedy Canada’s environmental health problems. He begins by assessing the environmental burden of disease, identifies its unequal distribution, and estimates the associated economic costs. He then compares Canada’s environmental laws and policies with those in the US, Austral...[Read More]
140 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-04-10 Good product designs merge materials, technology and hardware into a unified user experience; one where the technology recedes into the background and people benefit from the capabilities and experiences available. By focusing on functional gain, critical awareness and emotive connection, even the most multifacet...[Read More]
310 pages , IDRC , 1994-01-01 Watershed describes the water crisis faced by Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories today; a crisis that will have much to do with the design and the success of the current peace proposals. The authors examine the geopolitics of water in the region, the economic importance, problems of water supply and water quality, and regional c...[Read More]