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Type | Size

A Qualitative Study of Community Leaders in the Conservation Economy

Max Nielsen-Pincus

Attempts to create a grounded theoretical model of social capital that is based on qualitative data from community leaders in sustainability.

December 21, 2002


PDF | 903k

Ernesto Sirolli

Describes a powerful community-based process to generate successful new businesses.

June 24, 2002

PDF | 99k

Stuart Cowan

Discusses how the Pattern Language provides a framework for developing a conservation economy.

Summer 2001

PDF | 18k


Discusses how can we promote a sustainable local economy in
Silverton which provides an improved quality of life while regenerating natural systems.

May 21, 2001


PDF | 316k


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