References - Mike's Beautiful Life

This is a selected list of books, articles and web references used in researching the facts presented in Mike's Beautiful Life.


Selected Books

Appetite for Profit, Michelle Simon Capitalism 3.0, Peter Barnes
Collapse, Jared Diamond
Deep Economy, Bill McKibben
Eating Fossil Fuels, Dale Allen Pfeiffer
Field Notes From a Catastrophe, Elizabeth Kolbert
Free Lunch, David C. Johnston
Genetic Roulette, Jeffrey M. Smith
Hostile Takeover, David Sirota
Hubbert's Peak: The Impending World Oil Shortage, Kenneth S. Deffeyes
Limits to Growth: The 30-Year Update, Donella H. Meadows, et al.
Living Downstream, Sandra Steingraber
Natural Capitalism, Paul Hawken, Amory Lovins, L. Hunter Lovins
Out of Gas: The End of the Oil Age, Dr. David Goodstein
Outgrowing the Earth, Lester R. Brown
Plan B 4.0, Lester R. Brown
Powerdown, Richard Heinberg
Resource Wars, Michael T. Klare
Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet, Michael T. Klare
See You in a Hundred Years, Logan Ward
Seeds of Deception, Jeffrey M. Smith
Seeds of Destruction, F. William Engdahl
Sick Planet, Stan Cox
Silent Spring, Rachel Carson
Small Is Beautiful, E.F. Schumacher
Superclass, David Rothkopf
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy, Greg Palast
The Bridge at the Edge of the World, James G. Speth
The Closing Circle, Barry Commoner
The Corporation, Joek Baken
The Ecology of Commerce, Paul Hawken
The Empty Ocean, Richard Ellis
The End of Oil, Paul Roberts
The End of the Line, Charles Clover
The Fluoride Deception, Christopher Bryson
The Heat is On, Ross Gelbspan
The Hydrogen Economy-Energy and Economic Black Hole, Alice Friedemann
The Long Emergency, James H. Kunstler
The Natural Step for Business, Brian Nattrass, Mary Altomare
The Natural Step for Communities, Sarah James, Torbjorn Lahti
The New Rulers of the World, John Pilger
The Party's Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies, Richard Heinberg
The Revenge of Gaia, James Lovelock
The Rich are Destroying the Earth, Herve Kempf
The Sea Around Us, Rachel Carson
The Story of Stuff, Annie Leonard
The Transition Handbook: From Oil Dependency to Local Resilience, Rob Hopkins
The Value of Nothing, Raj Patel
The Vanishing Face of Gaia, James Lovelock
The War on Bugs, Will Allen
The World According to Monsanto, Marie-Monique Robin
Tyranny of the Bottom Line, Ralph Estes
When Corporations Rule the World, David C. Korten
When the Rivers Run Dry, Fred Pearce



Articles on the Web


Eating Fossil Fuels (Re the relationship between fuels and hunger)

300 Years of Fossil Fuels in 300 Seconds (video)



Selected Web Sites


Campaign Finance Reform (Fair Elections Now Act)
Campaign Finance Reform (Fair Elections Now Act Summary)
Campaign Finance Reform (Fair Elections Now Act Article)
Campaign Finance Reform (Public Campaign Action Fund)
Campaign Finance Reform (Clean Up Washington)
Campaign Finance Reform (Reclaim Democracy)
Move to Amend (end corporate personhood) (climate change)
Alliance for Climate Change Education
Climate Ark
Climate Crisis
Conservation International
Environmental Defense Fund
Environmental Health News
Environmental Research Foundation
Fluoride Action Network
Forest Conservation Portal
New Economics Foundation
Ocean Conservancy
Pew Center on Global Climate Change
Post Carbon Institute
Rainforest Portal
Tax Reform (Wealth for the Common Good)
This is Ecocide
Tree Hugger
U.N. Millennium Project
Union of Concerned Scientists
Water Conserve
World Changing
World Watch Institute