Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered
Hailed as an “eco-bible” by Time
magazine, E.F. Schumacher’s riveting, richly researched statement on
sustainability has become more relevant and vital with each year since
its initial groundbreaking publication during the 1973 energy crisis. A
landmark statement against “bigger is better” industrialism,
Schumacher’s Small Is Beautiful paved the way for twenty-first century books on environmentalism and economics, like Jeffrey Sachs’s The End of Poverty, Paul Hawken’s Natural Capitalism, Mohammad Yunis’s Banker to the Poor, and Bill McKibben’s Deep Economy.
This timely reissue offers a crucial message for the modern world
struggling to balance economic growth with the human costs of
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