Eco Mind: Changing the way we think to create the world we want

The books I enjoy the most are those that make me question my beliefs and mental models and help me look at the world in a different way.  Frances Moore Lappe’s book, Eco-Mind, does just that. Her thesis is that the emotional power of our own ideas can either trap or free us.

Macroeconomics in Context

If you’re looking for a textbook on economics that integrates sustainability issues, this is a good choice. It exposes some of the weaknesses in classical economics while covering all the basics. It’s interesting to learn some of the oddities of some of the metrics.