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The Resource The story of stuff : the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better, Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad

The story of stuff : the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better, Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad

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The story of stuff : the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better
Title
The story of stuff
Title remainder
the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better
Statement of responsibility
Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad
Title variation
  • Stuff
  • How our obsession with stuff is trashing the planet, our communities, and our health--and a vision for change
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers insight into consumption in America and the pitfalls of a system that promotes obsolescence and replacing versus repairing consumer goods, revealing contributing economic theories while calling for environmentally responsible changes
Member of
70mGTYpF4JM
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
306.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN406
LC item number
.L46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The story of stuff : the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better, Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-302) and index
Contents
Extraction -- Production -- Distribution -- Consumption -- Disposal -- Writing the new story -- Examples of promising policies, reforms, and laws -- Recommended individual actions -- Sample letter to PVC retailers, manufacturers, and lobbyists
Control code
ocn705901676
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxix, 319 p.
Isbn
9781451610291
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)705901676
Label
The story of stuff : the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health--and how we can make it better, Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-302) and index
Contents
Extraction -- Production -- Distribution -- Consumption -- Disposal -- Writing the new story -- Examples of promising policies, reforms, and laws -- Recommended individual actions -- Sample letter to PVC retailers, manufacturers, and lobbyists
Control code
ocn705901676
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxix, 319 p.
Isbn
9781451610291
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)705901676

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