Time for Growth!

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The fear for the future is a failure to grow; what doesn’t make for growth is nothing good – but could we finally grow up? We are getting any rise in GDP described as growth and argued as being good…

Book Giveaway: The Third Plate

The Third Plate

Coming from ecology and cultural anthropology, it is pretty clear that we have been getting things backwards. Evolution means adapting to an environment, and even as many living beings also change their environments to suit themselves better, this has to…

Re-Learned Powerfulness

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Psychology has long been focused on diagnosing disorders. It took the development of “positive psychology” to change the perspective towards the study (and promotion) of the things that make for happiness and well-being. The idea of ecohappy came out of…

The Luxury of the #ecohappy Life

Imagine a nature-rich world...

Luxury has sometimes been described as having been democratized: No longer does an average person have no way of participating in status consumption, no chance to fill up a home with all the stuff that shows a middle-class (or better)…