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Main Title Ecological intelligence : how knowing the hidden impacts of what we buy can change everything /
Author Goleman, Daniel.
Publisher Broadway Books,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 251202208
ISBN 9780385527828; 0385527829
Subjects Environmentalism--Economic aspects ; Consumer behavior--Environmental aspects ; Environmental responsibility--Economic aspects ; Industries--Environmental aspects ; Aspects socio-conomiques ; Environnement ; Comportement du consommateur ; Principe pollueur-payeur ; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Green Business ; Environmental protection--Economic aspects ; Consumers--Environmental aspects
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  HC79.E5G635 2009 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/26/2010
ELAM  HC79.E5G635 2009 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 08/16/2010
ELBM  HC79.E5G635 2009 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/30/2010
ERAM  HC79.E5 G635 2009 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/13/2009
Edition 1st ed.
Collation x, 276 pages ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index.
Contents Notes
The hidden price of what we buy -- "Green" is a mirage -- What we don't know -- Ecological intelligence -- The new math -- The information gap -- Full disclosure -- Twitter and buzz -- Fair and square -- The virtuous cycle -- The chemical stew -- The amygdala goes shopping -- Tough questions -- The perpetual upgrade -- Second thoughts -- Doing well by doing good. Considers the hidden environmental consequences of what we make and buy, and how with that knowledge we can drive the essential changes we all must make to save our planet and ourselves.