Books Worth Reading


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  1. Confessions of a Radical Industrialist: Profits, People, Purpose–Doing Business by Respecting the Earth
    Ray Anderson; 2009
  2. The Ecology of Commerce: A Declaration of Sustainability 
    Paul Hawken; 2010
  3. The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability–Designing for Abundance 
    William McDonough, Michael Braungart; 2013
  4. The Necessary Revolution: How Individuals and Organizations are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World
    Peter Senge, Brian Smith, Joe Laur, Sara Schley, Nina Kruschwitz; 2008
  5. Strategies for the Green Economy: Opportunities and Challenges in the New World of Business
    Joel Makower; 2009
  6. Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage
    Daniel C. Esty & Andrew S. Winston; 2006
  7. Philanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World
    Matthew Bishop & Michael Green; 2008
  8. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
    Jared Diamond; 2005
  9. The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time
    Jeffrey D. Sachs; 2005
  10. Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet
    Jeffrey D. Sachs; 2008
  11. The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity
    Jeffrey D. Sachs; 2011
  12. The World Without Us
    Alan Weisman; 2007
  13. Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature
    Janine M. Benyus; 1998
  14. Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis
    Al Gore; 2009
  15. Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit
    Al Gore; 1993
  16. Whole Earth Discipline
    Stewart Brand; 2008
  17. The Ages Of Gaia: A Biography of Our Living Earth
    James Lovelock; 1988
  18. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things
    William McDonough & Braungart; 2002
  19. Limits to Growth
    Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows, Jørgen Randers, William W. Behrens III; 1972
  20. Limits to Growth: The 30-Year Update
    Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows, Jørgen Randers; 2004
  21. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    Malcolm Gladwell; 2002
  22. Inside Out: Stories and Methods for Generating Collective Will to Create the Future We Want
    Tracy Huston; 2007
  23. The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization
    Peter Senge; 1994
  24. Profit for Life: How Capitalism Excels
    Joseph H. Bragdon; 2006
  25. Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future
    Peter Senge, Joseph Jaworski, Betty Sue Flowers, C. Otto Scharmer; 2008
  26. Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership
    Joseph Jaworski; 2011
  27. Theory U: Leading from the Future as It Emerges
    C. Otto Scharmer; 2009
  28. The World Cafe: Shaping Our Futures Through Conversations that Matter
    Juanita Brown, David Isaacs, the World Cafe Community; 2005
  29. Disappearing Acts: Gender, Power, and Relational Practice at Work
    Joyce K. Fletcher; 2001
  30. Stewardship: Choosing Service Over Self-Interest
    Peter Block; 1993
  31. Living Downstream: An Ecologist’s Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment
    Sandra Steingraber; 2010
  32. 2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years
    Jørgen Randers; 2012
  33. The Responsible Company: What We’ve Learned from Patagonia’s First 40 Years
    Yvon Chouinard, Vincent Stanley; 2012
  34. Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman
    Yvon Chouinard; 2005

 

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