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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

Label
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
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
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Story of stuff (Motion picture)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leonard, Annie
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acquisitiveness
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Personal belongings
  • Material culture
  • Sustainable development
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
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A word about words -- Key to recurring graphics -- Extraction -- Production -- Distribution -- Consumption -- Disposal -- Epilogue: Writing the new story -- Appendix 1: Examples of promising policies, reforms, and laws -- Appendix 2: Recommended individual actions -- Appendix 3: Sample letter to PVC retailers, manufacturers, and lobbyists -- How we made this book
Control code
ocn705901676
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press trade paperback edition February 2011.
Extent
xxxix, 319 pages
Isbn
9781451610291
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
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
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A word about words -- Key to recurring graphics -- Extraction -- Production -- Distribution -- Consumption -- Disposal -- Epilogue: Writing the new story -- Appendix 1: Examples of promising policies, reforms, and laws -- Appendix 2: Recommended individual actions -- Appendix 3: Sample letter to PVC retailers, manufacturers, and lobbyists -- How we made this book
Control code
ocn705901676
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Free Press trade paperback edition February 2011.
Extent
xxxix, 319 pages
Isbn
9781451610291
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
System control number
(OCoLC)705901676

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