Resources

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)
http://www.storyofstuff.org/
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)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HR-YrD_KB0M

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 Labhttp://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)
http://www.vancouversun.com/business/Prosperity+without+growth+possible/5423370/story.html
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?”
http://steadystate.org/limits-to-growth-forty-more-years/

The Circular Economy:
Video on “Re-thinking progress: The circular economy” — (3min 48sec)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCRKvDyyHml

Industrial Ecology:
Video on Kalundborg, the Danish industrial symbiosis initiative – (2min 36sec)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yCYGOxnpSY&feature=related

Collaborative Consumption website and video:
Collaborative consumption website —
http://www.collaborativeconsumption.com/the-movement/
Video on “Collaborative Consumption” — (2min 32sec) – (you may want to mute the music)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1_cpMpCOOE
Rachel Botsman on TEDx: The Case for Collaborative Consumption (19min)
http://www.ted.com/talks/rachel_botsman_the_case_for_collaborative_consumption.html
Snapshot of examples of collaborative consumption:
http://www.collaborativeconsumption.com/the-movement/snapshot-of-examples.php

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

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