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This article by Ethan Goffman is part of a series of articles drawing inspiration and ideas from the 2016 SCORAI conference that has just been happening in Maine, USA. Enjoy the reading! Transitions Beyond a Consumer Society, SCORAI Conference Final Post Circumstances have forced me to proceed backwards, to conclude my discussion of the 2016[…]
Synergia Summer Institute – Transition to Co-operative Commonwealth – Pathways to a New Political Economy, Sept. 4–23, Monte Ginezzo, Tuscany
Gus Speth shared the following invitation to a transition experience. My Dear Gus, Hello… I know you may have already seen this, but I am attaching the new brochure for the Synergia Summer Institute in Tuscany. It’s focus is on Transition to Co-operative Commonwealth – Pathways to a New Political Economy, which is completely in[…]
This article by Ethan Goffman is part of a series of articles drawing inspiration and ideas from the 2016 SCORAI conference that has just been happening in Maine, USA. Enjoy the reading! Transitions Beyond a Consumer Society, SCORAI Conference Blog # 5 Continuing the foray into the personal aspects of consumption discussed at the 2016[…]
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