For those of you interested in the books I read during my research for “The New Leaf Lifestyle,” I give you my list:
Berry, Wendell. (1990). What are People For: Essays. Berkeley, CA: Counterpoint.
Bess, Philip. (2006). Till We Have Built Jerusalem. Notre Dame, IN: Intercollegiate Studies Institute.
Burns, Scott. (1975). The Household Economy: It’s shape, Origins Future. Boston: Beacon Press.
Busch, Akiko. (2010). Patience: Taking time in an age of acceleration. New York, NY: Sterling Publishing Co. Inc.
Duany, A., Plater-Zyberk E., and Speck J. (2000). Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream. New York, NY: North Point Press.
Gatto, Johnathan. T. (2000). The Underground History of American Education. New York, NY: Odysseus Group.
Gehl, Jan. (2010). Cities for People. Washington, D. C.: Island Press.
Gehl, Jan. (2011). Life Between Buildings: Using Public Space. Washington, D. C.: Island Press.
Hemenway, Toby. (2015). The Permaculture City: Regenerative Design for Urban, Suburban, and Town Resilience. White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green.
Holmgren, David. (2002). Permaculture: Principles & Pathways Beyond Sustainability. Hepburn, Victoria, AU: Holmgren Design Services.
Leopold, Aldo. (1949). A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There. New York, NY: Oxford University Press
Logan, Alan. C., Selhub, Eva. M. (2012). Your Brain on Nature. Mississagua, Ontario, Canada: John Wiley Sons Canada, Ltd.
Louv, Richard. (2008). Last Child in the Woods. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.
Louv, Richard (2011). The Nature Principle. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Max-Neef, Manfred. (1991). Human Scale Development: Conceptions, Applications and Further Reflections. New York: Apex Press.
Max-Neef, Manfred and Smith, Philip. (20xx). Economics Unmasked. Green Books, Devon, UK
Pieper, Josef. (1998). Leisure the Basis of Culture. South Bend, IN: Saint Augustine’s Press.
Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace. (2004). Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church. Washington, D.C.: USCCB Publishing
Pope Francis. (2015). Laudato Si. Washington D.C.: USCCB Publishing
Quindlen, Anna. (2000). A Short Guide to a Happy Life. New York, NY: Random House
Sale, Kirkpatrick. (2017). Human Scale Revisited. White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green
Schall, James V. (1988). Another Sort of Learning. San Francisco: Ignatius Press.
Schumacher, E. F. (1977). A Guide for the Perplexed. New York: Harper Row.
Schumacher, E. F. (1997). This I Believe and Other Essays. Foxhole, Dartington, Totnes, Devon: Green Books Ltd.
Seligman, Martin E. P. (2011). Flourish. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.
Senior, John. (2008). The Restoration of Christian Culture. Norfolk, VA: IHS Press.
Senior, John. (1978). The Death of Christian Culture. Harrison, NY: RC Books.
Stewart, Haley. (2018). The Grace of Enough. Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press.
Vandenbroeck, Goldian. (1978). Less is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty. Rochester, VT: Inner Traditions International.
Wann, David. (2007). Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press