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The transition handbook : from oil dependency to local resilience, Rob Hopkins

Label
The transition handbook : from oil dependency to local resilience
Title
The transition handbook
Title remainder
from oil dependency to local resilience
Statement of responsibility
Rob Hopkins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Transition Handbook is a ground-breaking book that shows how we can move from feeling anxiety and fear in the face of "peak oil" to developing a positive vision and taking practical action to create a more self-reliant existence."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkins, Rob
Dewey number
658.044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.A2
LC item number
H667 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy consumption
  • Energy policy
  • Energy conservation
  • Energy conservation
  • Energy consumption
  • Energy policy
Label
The transition handbook : from oil dependency to local resilience, Rob Hopkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Tantalising glimpses of resilience -- Part One : The Head : Why peak oil and climate change mean that small is inevitable : 1. Peak oil and climate change -- 2. The view from the mountain-top -- 3. Why rebuilding resilience is as important as cutting carbon emissions -- 4. Why small is inevitable -- Part Two : The Heart : Why having a positive vision is crucial : 5. How peak oil and climate change affect us : "post-petroleum stress disorder" -- 6. Understanding the psychology of change -- 8. Harnessing the power of a positive vision -- 9. A vision for 2030 : looking back over the transition -- 10. Kinsale : a first attempt at community visioning -- Part Three : The Hands : Exploring the transition model for inspiring local resilience-building : 10. The transition concept -- 11. How to start a transition initiative -- 12. The first year of transition town totnes -- 13. The viral spread of the transition concept -- Some closing thoughts : Appendices
Control code
ocn260231177
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780857842152
Lccn
2008043032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1288880
Label
The transition handbook : from oil dependency to local resilience, Rob Hopkins
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Tantalising glimpses of resilience -- Part One : The Head : Why peak oil and climate change mean that small is inevitable : 1. Peak oil and climate change -- 2. The view from the mountain-top -- 3. Why rebuilding resilience is as important as cutting carbon emissions -- 4. Why small is inevitable -- Part Two : The Heart : Why having a positive vision is crucial : 5. How peak oil and climate change affect us : "post-petroleum stress disorder" -- 6. Understanding the psychology of change -- 8. Harnessing the power of a positive vision -- 9. A vision for 2030 : looking back over the transition -- 10. Kinsale : a first attempt at community visioning -- Part Three : The Hands : Exploring the transition model for inspiring local resilience-building : 10. The transition concept -- 11. How to start a transition initiative -- 12. The first year of transition town totnes -- 13. The viral spread of the transition concept -- Some closing thoughts : Appendices
Control code
ocn260231177
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780857842152
Lccn
2008043032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1288880

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