On buying and stuff:
Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future by Bill McKibben (2007)
Not Buying It: My Year without Shopping by Judith Levine (2006)
The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health–and a Vision for Change by Annie Leonard (2010)

On living simply:
Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui by Karen Kingston (1999)
Inner Simplicity: 100 Ways to Regain Peace and Nourish Your Soul by Elaine St. James (1995)
Living the Simple Life: A Guide to Scaling Down and Enjoying More by Elaine St. James (1996)
Made from Scratch: Discovering the Pleasures of a Handmade Life by Jenna Woginrich (2008)
Simplify Your Life: 100 Ways to Slow Down and Enjoy the Things That Really Matter by Elaine St. James (1994)
Small Wonder by Barbara Kingsolver (2002)
Voluntary Simplicity: Toward a Way of Life That Is Outwardly Simple, Inwardly Rich, 2nd Edition, by Duane Elgin (2010)
Your Money or Your Life: 9 Steps to Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence, revised edition, by Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez (2008)

On capitalism:
Beyond Growth by Herman Daly (1996)
Ecology of Commerce: A Declaration of Sustainability, Rev. Ed., by Paul Hawken (2010)
Limits to Growth by Donella Meadows, Jorgen Randers, and Dennis Meadows (2004)
Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution by Paul Hawken, Amory Lovins, and L. Hunter Lovins (2008)

Look for these at your library, please.


One Response to “Reading List”

  1. Jill Says:

    Found this while I was putting all the books on hold at the library: http://www.storyofstuff.com/

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