The Four Keys to Sustainable Communities Series
The Four Keys to Sustainable Communities Series is comprised of four comprehensive books compiled by Gaia Education. This series offers an overview of cutting-edge thinking on design for sustainability at local, regional and global scales. Drawing from the experience emerging from the best research and development centers for carbon-constrained lifestyles, they are reference books for anyone seeking to develop a high quality low-impact life-style.
The Four Keys to Sustainable Communities Series covers core dimensions of the Gaia Education curriculum: Economic, Worldview, Ecological and Social, making ideal companions on the journey of our face-to-face or virtual programs. The titles included are:
- Beyond You and Me – Inspiration and Wisdom for Building Community
- Gaian Economics – Living Well within Planetary Limits
- Designing Ecological Habitats – Creating a Sense of Place
- The Song of the Earth – A Synthesis of the Scientific and Spiritual Worldviews
Under UNESCO Patronage and as an official contribution to the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development the books offer widely applicable solutions to the complex problems of climate change, resources scarcity, carbon reduction and community resilience.