In this book Peck examines his concept of community by relating and describing it in terms of his own philosophy of discipline, love and evil. He then applies these ideas and thoughts to corporate backgrounds. The book works at making us aware of our own destructive patterns such as materialism and self-absorption which have become part of our routine behavior without us even knowing. Peck puts forward a multitude of philosophies (his and others) to help us tackle these problem patterns.
Video: The Story of Stuff
The Story of Stuff: From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It'll teach you something, it'll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever.
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