15 setembro 2011

Os 50 Mais Importantes Livros em Sustentabilidade


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Título: Os 50 Mais Importantes Livros em Sustentabilidade
Co-edição: Instituto Jatobás e Editora Peirópolis
Objetivo: Oferecer e promover o que de melhor já se pensou em sustentabilidade, inclusive as contradições e lacunas sobre o assunto, a fim de aproximar os mais diversos públicos a tema fundamental para as decisões sobre o futuro da sociedade humana.
Indispensável para mudanças de modelos mentais e práticas de produção e consumo sustentáveis.
Tiragem inicial: 5.000 cópias
O projeto editorial visa permitir o contato direto de mais de 200 mil pessoas com o conhecimento proporcionado pelo livro. Por isso, do total de cópias impressas, 2.500 cópias serão destinadas para venda nacional, a preço de custo de produção e distribuição e o restante será distribuído gratuitamente para instituições de ensino, bibliotecas, ONGs, conselhos regionais, órgãos públicos federais, estaduais, municipais, imprensa e outros agentes multiplicadores de conhecimento.
O objetivo do Instituto Jatobás é editar e distribuir o maior número possível de livros, com a intenção de alcançar todos os públicos despertando interesse pela mudança em cada indivíduo.  Por isso, estamos abertos a novas possibilidades de parcerias para novas edições do livro. É só entrar em contato com a gente! – institutojatobas@institutojatobas.org.br

LISTA:
  1. Banker to the Poor: Micro-Lending and the battle Against World Poverty – Muhammad Yunus, 1999
  2. Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature – Janine Benyus, 2003
  3. Blueprint for a Green Economy – David Pearce, Anil Markandya e Edward B. Barbier, 1989
  4. Business as Unusual: My Entrepreneurial Journey, Profits and Principles – Anita Roddick, 2005
  5. Cannibals with Forks: The Triple Bottom Line of 21st Century Business – John Elkington, 1999
  6. Capitalism as if the World Matters – Jonathon Porritt, 2005
  7. Capitalism at the Crossroads: Aligning Business, Earth, and Humanity – Stuart Hart, 2005
  8. Changing Course: A Global Business Perspective on Development and the Environment – Stephan Schmidheiny e WBCSD, 1992
  9. The Chaos Point: The World at the Crossroads – Ervin Laszlo, 2006
  10. The Civil Corporation: The New Economy of Corporate Citizenship – Simon Zadek, 2001
  11. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive – Jared Diamond, 2005
  12. The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power – Joel Bakan, 2005
  13. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things – William McDonough e Michael Braungart, 2002
  14. The Dream of Earth – Thomas Berry, 1990
  15. Development as Freedom – Amartya Sen, 2000
  16. The Ecology of Commerce: A Declaration of Sustainability – Paul Hawken, 1994
  17. The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review – Nicholas Stern, 2007
  18. The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time – Jeffrey Sachs, 2005.
  19. Factor Four: Doubling Wealth, Halving Resources Use-A Report to the Club of Rome – Ernst Von Weizsäcker, Amory B. Lovins e L. Hunter Lovins, 1998.
  20. False Dawn: The Delusions of Global Capitalism – John Gray, 2002
  21. Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side on the All-American Meal – Eric Schlosser, 2005
  22. A Fate Worse than Debt: The World Financial Crisis and the Poor – Susan George, 1990
  23. For The Common Good: Redirecting the Economy toward Community, the Environment and a Sustainable Future – Herman Daly e John Cobb, 1989
  24. Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: Eradicating Poverty through Profits – C.K. Prahalad, 2004
  25. Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth – James Lovelock, 1979.
  26. Globalization and its Discontents – Joseph Stiglitz, 2002
  27. Heat: How to Stop the Planet from Burning – George Monbiot, 2006
  28. Human-Scale Development: Conception, Application and Further Reflections – Manfred Max-Neef, 1991
  29. The Hungry Spirit: Beyond Capitalism: The Quest for Purpose in the Modern World – Charles Handy, 1999
  30. The Limits to Growth – Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows e Jorgen Randers, 1972
  31. Maverick: The Success Story Behind the World’s Most Unusual Workplace – Ricardo Semler, 1993
  32. The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else – Hernando De Soto, 2000
  33. Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution – Paul Hawken, Amory Lovins and L. Hunter Lovins, 2000
  34. No Logo: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs – Naomi Klein, 2002
  35. Open Society: Reforming Global Capitalism – George Soros, 2000
  36. Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth – Buckminster Fuller, 1969
  37. Our Common Future – The World Commission on Environment and Development, 1987
  38. The Population Bomb – Paul Ehrlich, 1968
  39. Presence: An Explanation of Profound Change in People, Organizations and Society – Peter Senge, C. Otto Scharmer, Joseph Jaworski e Betty Sue Flowers, 2005
  40. The River Runs Black: The Environmental Challenge to China’s Future – Elizabeth C. Economy, 2004
  41. Sand County Almanac – Aldo Leopold, 1949
  42. Silent Spring – Rachel Carson, 1962
  43. An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It – Al Gore, 2006
  44. The Skeptical Environmentalist – Bjorn Lomborg, 2001
  45. Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered – E.F. Schumacher, 1973
  46. Staying Alive: Women, Ecology and Development – Vandana Shiva, 1989
  47. The Turning Point: Science Society and the Rising Culture – Fritjof Capra, 1984
  48. Unsafe At Any Speed: The Designed-in Dangers of the American Automobile – Ralph Nader, 1965
  49. When Corporations Rule the World – David Korten, 2001
  50. When the Rivers Run Dry: What Happens When Our Water Runs Out? – Fred Pearce, 2006
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