The Resource Depletion and abundance: : life on the new home front, Sharon Astyk, (electronic resource)

Depletion and abundance: : life on the new home front, Sharon Astyk, (electronic resource)

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Depletion and abundance: : life on the new home front
Title
Depletion and abundance:
Title remainder
life on the new home front
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Astyk
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Climate change, peak oil, and economic instability aren't just future social problems--they jeopardize our homes and families right now. Our once-abundant food supply is being threatened by toxic chemical agriculture, rising food prices and crop shortages brought on by climate change. Funding for education and health care is strained to the limit, and safe and affordable housing is disappearing. Depletion and Abundance explains how we are living beyond our means with or without a peak oil/climate change crisis and that, either way, we must learn to place our families and local communities at the center of our thinking once again. The author presents strategies to create stronger homes, better health and a richer family life and to:*live comfortably with an uncertain energy supply *prepare children for a hotter, lower energy, less secure world *survive and thrive in an economy in crisis, and *maintain a kitchen garden to supply basic food needs. Most importantly, readers will discover that depletion can lead to abundance, and the anxiety of these uncertain times can be turned into a gift of hope and action. An unusual family perspective on the topic, this book will appeal to all those interested in securing a future for their children and grandchildren
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Midwest
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Astyk, Sharon
Dewey number
304.2
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Self-reliant living
  • Home economics
  • Consumer education
  • Sustainable living
  • Cost and standard of living
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Depletion and abundance: : life on the new home front, Sharon Astyk, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11858149
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multicolored
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MWT11858149
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11858149
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remote
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11858149
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Depletion and abundance: : life on the new home front, Sharon Astyk, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11858149
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11858149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11858149
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11858149
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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