Change the Story, Change the Future
A Living Economy for A Living EartheBook - 2015
We humans live by stories, says David Korten, and the stories that now govern our society set us on a path to certain self-destruction. In this profound new book, Korten shares the results of his search for a story that reflects the fullness of human knowledge and understanding and provides a guide to action adequate to the needs of our time. Korten calls our current story Sacred Money and Markets. Money, it tells us, is the measure of all worth and the source of all happiness. Earth is simply a source of raw materials. Inequality and environmental destruction are unfortunate but unavoidable. A.
Publisher: San Francisco, US : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2015
Characteristics: 1 online resource (197 pages)
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