The workshop PAPERS can be downloaded from the AGENDA page.
The following are some additional resources that provide a background to the discussions at the SCORAI workshop:
The Story of Stuff:
Video on “The Story of Stuff” featuring Annie Leonard — (21min 25sec)
other videos: The Story of Broke, The Story of Electronics, The Story of Cosmetics….
and resources for further understanding and action
Visualizing a Plenitude Economy:
Video featuring Juliet Schor — (4min 51sec)
Household Consumption and Social Change:
Arnold Tukker, Maurie J. Cohen, Klaus Hubacek,
and Oksana Mont (2010) The Impacts of Household Consumption and Options for Change. Journal of Industrial Ecology. Vol. 14. No. 1 (18 pages)
I’ll have what she’s having: Mapping Social Behaviour:
Mark Earls and Alex Bentley explore how ideas, behaviour and culture spread through the simple means of doing what others do. http://www.thersa.org/events/video/vision-videos/mark-earls-and-alex-bentley
(RSA video – 16 min 41 sec)
Smart CSOs Lab – http://www.smart-csos.org/
The Smart CSOs Lab fosters a growing learning network of civil society organisation (CSO) leaders, funders and researchers aiming to build effective CSO strategies for the ‘Great Transition’ to a sustainable society and economy.
Overview report downloadable here: SmartCSOs_Summary.
Prosperity Without Growth
Jackson, Tim, and Peter Victor. “Prosperity without growth is possible”. The Vancouver Sun. September 19, 2011 (1 page)
Tim Jackson on TED.com: “An Economic Reality Check” (20min 23sec)
click here to watch the Ted talk
Herman Daly on “Limits to Growth: Forty More Years?”
The Circular Economy:
Video on “Re-thinking progress: The circular economy” — (3min 48sec)
Video on Kalundborg, the Danish industrial symbiosis initiative – (2min 36sec)
Collaborative Consumption website and video:
Collaborative consumption website —
Video on “Collaborative Consumption” — (2min 32sec) – (you may want to mute the music)
Rachel Botsman on TEDx: The Case for Collaborative Consumption (19min)
Snapshot of examples of collaborative consumption:
Design for Sustainability websites:
Living Principles: A Roadmap for design — http://www.livingprinciples.org/framework/roadmap/
Living Principles for Design Context — http://www.livingprinciples.org/resources/context/overview