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The Resource Permaculture and climate change adaptation : Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation, Thomas Henfrey and Gil Penha-Lopes

Permaculture and climate change adaptation : Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation, Thomas Henfrey and Gil Penha-Lopes

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Permaculture and climate change adaptation : Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation
Title
Permaculture and climate change adaptation
Title remainder
Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Henfrey and Gil Penha-Lopes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Permaculture is a design system for sustainable human habitats and basis of a worldwide citizen-led movement. This book seeks to bring this expertise from the margins into the centre of policy debates and mainstream action
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BTCTA
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Henfrey, Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Penha-Lopes, Gil
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  • Permaculture
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Permaculture
  • Climat
  • Réchauffement de la Terre
  • Climat
  • permaculture
  • climate change
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Permaculture
  • Permakultur
  • Klimaänderung
  • Anpassung
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
Permaculture and climate change adaptation : Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation, Thomas Henfrey and Gil Penha-Lopes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Background -- Climate change: from adaptation to transformation -- Permaculture and climate change adaptation -- Cultivating a global climate change action research community -- 3. Perspectives, local and global -- Indigenous peoples, climate change, and permaculture -- Global perspectives: biomes, planetary boundaries and sustainable developmental goals -- 4. Strategies -- Water regulation and management -- Soil protection and restoration -- Revegetation -- Agrodiversity -- Agroecology -- Creation and use of microclimates -- Bioclimatic building -- Energy descent -- Bioregionalism and economic localisation -- Regenerative enterprise -- Commons-based governance -- Social technologies -- Conflict transformation -- Personal resilience -- Changing worldviews -- Indigenous and local knowledge -- Popular education -- 5. Future steps -- Permaculture and climate policy -- Climate change statement and action plan -- Endnotes
Control code
930681684
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781856232753
Lccn
2016417128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 651
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)930681684
Label
Permaculture and climate change adaptation : Inspiring ecological, social, economic and cultural responses for resilience and transformation, Thomas Henfrey and Gil Penha-Lopes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Background -- Climate change: from adaptation to transformation -- Permaculture and climate change adaptation -- Cultivating a global climate change action research community -- 3. Perspectives, local and global -- Indigenous peoples, climate change, and permaculture -- Global perspectives: biomes, planetary boundaries and sustainable developmental goals -- 4. Strategies -- Water regulation and management -- Soil protection and restoration -- Revegetation -- Agrodiversity -- Agroecology -- Creation and use of microclimates -- Bioclimatic building -- Energy descent -- Bioregionalism and economic localisation -- Regenerative enterprise -- Commons-based governance -- Social technologies -- Conflict transformation -- Personal resilience -- Changing worldviews -- Indigenous and local knowledge -- Popular education -- 5. Future steps -- Permaculture and climate policy -- Climate change statement and action plan -- Endnotes
Control code
930681684
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781856232753
Lccn
2016417128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 651
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)930681684

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