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Ecovillage Development
Whole Systems
Strategies and Techniques

Whole Systems


Mutual Aid

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/4341
This famous book by the Russian philosopher Peter Kropotkin shows how cooperation is more important in nature than competition.

Fritjof Capra
http://www.fritjofcapra.net/

Center for Eco-Literacy
http://www.ecoliteracy.org/

Systems thinking: a way to understand a complex world
http://eco-living.net/gmpc903/sys-think-intro-complex-world  

Schumacher Institute for Sustainable Systems
http://www.schumacherinstitute.org.uk/

What's wrong with the world (Chesterton)

http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/1717 

The Outline of Sanity (Chesterton)
http://www.cse.dmu.ac.uk/~mward/gkc/books/Sanity.txt 

Intro to distributism
http://www.medaille.com/distributivism-encyclopedia.pdf 

Think about land (Schumacher)
http://www.smallisbeautiful.org/publications/essay_efs_on_land.html  

The family as a small society
http://www.smallisbeautiful.org/publications/boulding_82.html  


Strategies and Techniques

Sharing by Design
http://www.shareable.net/ 

Resources for Cool Communities
http://www.empowermentinstitute.net/lcd/lcd_files/Comm_Org.html 

Unconsumption
http://unconsumption.tumblr.com/ 

The Simpler Way Report
http://simplicityinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/The-Simpler-Way-Report-12a.pdf 

Cultural Ecology Proseminar
http://www.cwu.edu/~geograph/prosem1.html

Community Based Social Marketing (online book)
http://www.cbsm.com/pages/guide/preface/ 

Empowerment Institute
http://www.empowermentinstitute.net/ 

Collaborative Consumption
http://www.collaborativeconsumption.com

The case for small schools
http://www.smallisbeautiful.org/publications/meier_98.html 

Reclaiming community
http://www.smallisbeautiful.org/publications/morris_96.html 

Self-reliant cities
http://www.newrules.org/governance/publications/selfreliant-cities   

EcoCity Builders
http://www.ecocitybuilders.org/  
Helping reshape cities for the long term health of people and natural systems.


Ecovillage Developments

Global Eco-Village Network
http://gen.ecovillage.org/

Wikipedia on Eco-villages
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecovillage

Ecovillage Training Center
http://www.thefarm.org/etc/courses.html

Ecovillage page at the Farm (TN)
http://www.thefarm.org/ecovillages/index.html

Los Angeles Ecovillage
http://www.laecovillage.org/

Creating a life together: Practical tools for ecovillages and intentional communities
http://dianaleafechristian.org/creating.html

Ecovillages at the Permaculture Activist
http://www.permacultureactivist.net/Ecovillages/ecovillages.htm

Ecovillages: a practical guide to sustainable communities
http://books.google.com/books/about/Ecovillages.html?id=jAv-OiqcCtUC


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