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Do It Yourself: A Handbook For Changing Our World

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Do you really want to change the world? If the answer is YES, then this book shows you how.

Leading a sustainable and truly radical life encompasses a whole variety of things that challenge the mainstream. This book shows how we can make real changes to the way we live. In simple steps, it describes how you can create sustainable and equitable ways of living that can help t
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published July 20th 2007 by Pluto Press (first published June 27th 2007)
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Jan 05, 2014 Jan rated it really liked it
I've seen this in many activists' book shelves and rightly so. It's a practical resource to consult and get started.

What I also really like is the emphasis on everyday life because "Trying to persuade people that global capitalism is a bad thing because it is destroying the Amazon rainforest is a waste of time." (248)
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Jul 07, 2016 Miquixote rated it liked it
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This book has a profound respect for popular and participatory education. I have similar sentiments of respect for the bravery of the project and for clarifying the things that this collective believes we need to do to change the world.

The clear raising of issues that affect all of us, issues that most others would avoid, give the book top marks. Especially impressive are the sections on education and joy through resistance.

From another point of view, and perhaps the most important thing, is tha
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May 11, 2014 Heba marked it as to-be-resumed
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I'm falling in love with this book! It's mind-stretching & VERY practical. Really transforming I believe..Highly recommended
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