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"The significant problems we face cannot be solved with the same level of thinking we used to create them." Albert Einstein

Discussion Course Books

Since 1993 Northwest Earth Institute (NWEI) has been leading the curious and the motivated to take responsibility for Earth. Their proven process of connection, reflection and action has positive results. Through discussion courses and the annual EcoChallenge, they engage communities in meaningful conversations that lead to “Aha!” moments about the way we live, work, create and consume. Visit the NWEI bookstore now and be sure to let them know that you heard about them through their partners at The Cloud Institute.

 

 

A World of Health: Connecting People, Place and Planet
Price: $21.00
A six session discussion course book that explores "good health," the connections between human health and the environment, and how we can sustain both.

 

 

Global Warming Changing CO2urse
Price: $15.00
A four session discussion course book exploring the history and science of global warming, and how personal values, habits and actions can curb its effects.

 

 

Voluntary Simplicity
Price: $21.00
Revised in April 2011: A five session discussion course book promoting living lightly and simply in order to maximize personal well-being and planetary health. 80 pages

 

 

Sustainable Systems at Work
Price: $35.00
A five session discussion course book for the workplace, designed to further sustainability practices through the engagement of employees throughout the organization.

 

 

Hungry for Change: Food Ethics and Sustainability
Price: $21.00
Hungry for Change is a six session discussion course book that explores the interconnected nature of food systems and our relationship to them.

 

 

Menu for the Future
Price: $21.00
A six session discussion course book exploring the connection between food choices and sustainability. 110 pages

 

 

Choices for Sustainable Living
Price: $21.00
A seven session discussion course book exploring the meaning of sustainable living and the ties between lifestyle choices and their impacts. 124 pages

 

 

Healthy Children-Healthy Planet
Price: $12.00
A seven session discussion course book addressing the pervasive effects of consumer culture on a child’s view of the world, and exploring ways to develop a child’s connection to nature. 109 pages

 

 

Discovering a Sense of Place
Price: $21.00
A seven session discussion course book focusing on knowing, protecting and taking responsibility for our place. 102 pages

 

     

Reconnecting With Earth
Price: $15.00
A six session discussion course book for the workplace, faith center, or home addressing core values and how they affect the way we view and treat the Earth. Only offered in paperless, PDF format. Your PDF will be emailed to you on shipping days.

 

Visit the NWEI Bookstore Now
And be sure to let them know that you heard about them through their partners at The Cloud Institute.