The World We Made: Alex McKay’s Story from [Jonathon Porritt] on Amazon .com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Our planet’s future is too often. The World We Made describes a planet that is green, fair, connected, and collaborative. Based on extensive research, leading environmentalist Jonathon Porritt. Is a sustainable world even possible? As founder director of Forum for the Future and former chair of the UK Sustainable Development.

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All royalties will go to support the work of Forum for the Future, one of the world’s leading sustainable development non-profits. Severin rated it really liked it Nov 29, All of the world’s current crises have more or less been solved for.

The World We Made will encourage people who want to work toward a positive future. Phaidon Press October 8, Language: While not directly connected, a chapter came up where Stossel mentions “ages of anxiety” or periods in time when that generation feels an anxious burden because of the affects of a changing world.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. How can you imagine large chains of grocery stores like Walmart and Superstore not existing, being replaced by local co-operatives? porrritt


This is Alex McKay’s story. Get to Know Us. The Systems View of Life: It describes a world where a lot – not all – of our problems of today have been fixed. However, there is another perspective that is not only positive, but credible, too. Perhaps keeping this book around your house for a year or so could help the right time to arise to digest it. Phaidon is headquartered in London and New York City. I wouldn’t be surprised though if some of the plagues and famines come about in the next few decades.

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The World We Made

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x 18mm It might well help some of those environmentalists wavering because of pessimism about the future.

And while not all of Porritt’s or Alex’s if you porrtt prophesies seem plausible, could this not be a testament to the instillment of a capitalism based doctrine that we have been used to for so long. Through relatable made-up pictures, sketches, notes, stories, journal entries, he explains the world as he lives in it, from way out there in the future.


Looking for beautiful books? How only stupidity, complacency and greed are standing in the jobathon of saving civilization. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. In return for the nutrients they need, the bacteria provide the plants with their own supply of nitrogen-based fertilizer.

See all 17 reviews. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Vaidehi rated it it was amazing Jun 30, In The World We Made, the end of the world is not nigh.

The World We Made | Jonathon Porritt

Every “journal entry” is broken into a topic that pertains to something that has changed oorritt our world over the past fifty years. I can’t read it without saying “no, we’re all fucked. In some sense, I feel the author didn’t go far enough Please try again later. Mar 04, Bronwyn Hegarty rated it it was ok Shelves: I keep thinking about the report on the Enough!