Tue. Aug 4th, 2020

Common Alternatives

Creating Futures Beyond Capital and Carbon

Rethinking restoration with Barry Gills

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Barry Gills, professor of Development Studies at the University of Helsinki and founding editor of Globalizations talks to XR Finland about radicalism, world systems, and deep restoration.

XR Finland’s new interview series Rethinking is about looking into the future and rethinking the responses to the current climate and ecological crises with interesting guests.

Books mentioned:
Frances Moore Lappé: Diet for a Small Planet
Jared Diamond: Collapse
Richard Tarnas: The Passion of the Western Mind
Susan George: Shadow Sovereigns
People’s Sovereignty Lab
Barry Gills: Deep Restoration: from the Great Implosion to the Great Awakening

See also: Hosseini, S. A. H., Goodman, J., Motta, S. C., & Gills, B. K., (eds.) (2020) The Routledge Handbook of Transformative Global Studies (London: Routledge). ISBN-13: 978-1138601123, 568 pages.