Living Sustainably: What Intentional Communities Can Teach Us about Democracy, Simplicity, and Nonviolence (Culture of the Land) (Paperback)

Living Sustainably: What Intentional Communities Can Teach Us about Democracy, Simplicity, and Nonviolence (Culture of the Land) By A. Whitney Sanford Cover Image
$36.00
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days

Description


In light of concerns about food and human health, fraying social ties, economic uncertainty, and rampant consumerism, some people are foregoing a hurried, distracted existence and embracing a mindful way of living. Intentional residential communities across the United States are seeking the freedom to craft their own societies and live out Mohandas K. Gandhi's vision of democracy based on the values of nonviolence, self-sufficiency, equality, and voluntary simplicity.

Over the course of.

About the Author


A. Whitney Sanford is professor of religion at the University of Florida. She is the author of Singing Krishna: Sound Becomes Sight in Paramanand's Poetry and Growing Stories from India: Religion and the Fate of Agriculture.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780813177526
ISBN-10: 0813177529
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: March 29th, 2019
Pages: 302
Language: English
Series: Culture of the Land