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Transition houses and the social organization of constraints

Sue-Jacqueline Spencer

Transition houses and the social organization of constraints

an exploratory ethnographic approach

by Sue-Jacqueline Spencer

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Published by Laurentian University Press in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in

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StatementSue-Jacqueline Spencer
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 236 l. :
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20638148M
ISBN 100612165582

Detailed Table of Contents About the Author Preface 1 Environmental Problems and Society A Panorama of the Book The Environmental Predicament Sustainability Environmental Justice The Rights and Beauty of Nature The Social Organization of Environmental Problems PART I THE MATERIAL 2 Consumption and Materialism The Material Basis of the Human Condition Ecological Dialogue The Hierarchy of . Book Author: Six Stinky Feet and a Sasquatch at Peppermint Toast Publishing BC Society of Transition Houses Nonprofit Organization Management Civic & Social Organization .   Some of the terms listed are only used in some parts of the. Main article.: so-called because the steep roofline, reaching to or near the ground, makes the gable ends resemble a large A. Addison house: a type of low-cost house with metal floors and concrete block cavity walls, mostly built in the United Kingdom and in Ireland during through to provide housing for soldiers, sailors.   The House Antitrust report confirmed that Congressional oversight has made the giant leap. Now the FTC and 48 states have done so. The theory of .

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