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  • Capitalism 3.0by Peter Barnes

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2006; US$ 22.95

    The commons ? those creations of nature and society we inherit together and must preserve for our children ? is under siege. Our current version of capitalism ? the corporate, globalized version 2.0 ? is rapidly squandering this heritage. Now, Peter Barnes offers a solution: protect the commons by giving it property rights and strong institutional... more...

  • Capitalism 3.0by Peter Barnes

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2006; US$ 22.95

    The commons ? those creations of nature and society we inherit together and must preserve for our children ? is under siege. Our current version of capitalism ? the corporate, globalized version 2.0 ? is rapidly squandering this heritage. Now, Peter Barnes offers a solution: protect the commons by giving it property rights and strong institutional... more...

  • Sustainability of Rights after Globalisationby Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 48.00

    As the news tells us every day, people across the world have been fighting the cause for human rights and finding a platform on an increasingly global scale. For India, this is a gradually growing issue, as discussed and explored in this exciting new title. more...

  • Revitalizing the Commonsby C. A. Bowers

    Lexington Books 2006; US$ 39.99

    This book champions the cultural and environmental commons as sites of resistance to the current trend of economic globalization, and explains the nature of educational reforms that promote ecological sustainability, conserving of cultural and linguistic diversity, local democracy, and greater community self-sufficiency. more...

  • Integrated Assessment and Management of Public Resourcesby J.C. Cooper; F. Perali; M. Veronesi

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    This multidisciplinary work explores ways for making environmental policy decisions in managing public goods and natural parks. The contributors to the volume seek the best strategies for improving the environmental sustainability and quality of a public resource by providing information about the natural area and how it interacts with the economy.... more...

  • Knowledge and Questionsby Franck Lihoreau

    Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 102.20

    This special volume of Grazer Philosophische Studien features twelve original essays on the relationship between knowledge and questions, a topic of utmost importance to epistemology, philosophical logic, and the philosophy of language. It raises a great deal of issues in each of these fields and at their intersection, bearing, inter alia, on the theory... more...

  • The Global Idea of The Commons'by Donald M. Nonini

    Berghahn Books 2007; US$ 12.99

    During the last three decades, corporations allied with scientists and universities, national and regional governments, and international financial institutions have, through a variety of mechanisms associated with neo-liberal globalization, acted to dispossess large proportions of the world's population of their commons' resources and enclose them... more...

  • Governing the Commonsby Elinor Ostrom

    Cambridge University Press 1990; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    This study examines the conditions under which common pool resource problems have been satisfactorily or unsatisfactorily solved. more...

  • Removing the Commonsby Eric Roark

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 82.99

    Removing the Commons defends a Lockean Left-Libertarian account of the moral conditions in which people may remove, either via use or appropriation, natural resources from the commons. I conclude that self-owning agents may remove natural resources from the commons just so long as they leave others the competitive value of their removal in a way... more...

  • Our Common Wealthby Jonathan Rowe; Peter Barnes

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2013; US$ 16.95

    A huge part of our economy is invisible, invaluable, and under siege. This is ?the commons,? a term that denotes everything we share. Some parts of the commons are gifts of nature: the air and oceans, the web of species, wilderness, and watersheds. Others are the product of human creativity and endeavor: sidewalks and public spaces, the Internet,... more...