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Living Sustainably: What Intentional Communities Can Teach Us about Democracy, Simplicity, and Nonviolence

A. Whitney Sanford

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813168630
eISBN:
9780813168951
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813168630.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

How can we live together in ways that are healthy and sustainable for people and the planet? This book tells the story of people attempting to live intentionally and sustainably by practicing ideals ... More


Civic engagement and social justice

Chris McInerney

in Challenging times, challenging administration: The role of public administration in producing social justice in Ireland

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719088292
eISBN:
9781781706886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088292.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

A further conceptual part of the social justice / public administration jigsaw is examined in Chapter 4 with an extended discussion on the role of civic engagement as a component of social justice. ... More


The regeneration of east Manchester: A political analysis

Georgina Blakeley and Brendan Evans

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719084409
eISBN:
9781781707708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084409.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

East Manchester was the site of one of the most substantial regeneration projects internationally. Urban regeneration was a central plank of New Labour policy and the approach radically altered with ... More


Sustainability in Community

A. Whitney Sanford

in Living Sustainably: What Intentional Communities Can Teach Us about Democracy, Simplicity, and Nonviolence

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813168630
eISBN:
9780813168951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813168630.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter explores the role of participatory democracy in sustainability-oriented intentional communities. These communities share goals of social equity and nonviolence and have created a variety ... More


Entangled Institutions and Layered Reform Narratives: Governing Water Resources in Historical Context

Rebecca Neaera Abers

in Practical Authority: Agency and Institutional Change in Brazilian Water Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199985265
eISBN:
9780199364367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199985265.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Chapter 2 further develops the concept of entanglement through the lens of Brazilian political institutions and in doing so provides the reader with some of the background for the rest of the book. ... More


Conclusion

Georgina Blakeley and Brendan Evans

in The regeneration of east Manchester: A political analysis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719084409
eISBN:
9781781707708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084409.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter outlines lessons from east Manchester which are relevant to national and international policy-makers. First, the historical context is important and there is both change and continuity ... More


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