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Elephant! 46 IN MY OWN WORDS

Bread Matters ANDREW WHITLEY 47 FROM EMPIRETO EARTH

COMMUNITY The Great Turning DAVID KORTEN 48 PUTTING LIFE IN

PERSPECTIVE TUDOR HUMPHRIES re v iew s Bedrock 49 THE NATION’SVARIETY

PHILIP CONFORD re v iew s England in Particular 50 REFLECTIVE CHANGE

JO H N ELKINGTON re v iew s Presence 50 THE OTHER SIDE OFTHE

COIN FRANCES HOWARD-GORDON re v ie w s Confessions of a Radical Traditionalist 52 TREE HOUSE

BARBARA TREMAIN-HOWARD re v ie w s Diary of an Eco-Builder 53 BOOKS IN BRIEF

LORNA HOWARTH & SOPHIE POKLEWSKI KOZIELL

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The Archbishop ofYork, Dr John Sentamu, starts his seven-day fast and prayer vigil for the Middle East, in St John Chapel,York Minster on 13 th August 2 0 0 6 . The Archbishop gave up a planned fam ily holiday in favour of a week sleeping rough in the Minster in order to raise awareness and lead prayers for the conflict between Israel and Lebanon. photograph: gareth copley/ pa www.resurgence.org E d i t o r s ’ S e l e c t i o n One o f the regular features in Resurgence is Nicols Fox’s ‘Letter from America’. In her article ‘Signs o f Optimism’ she documents changing attitudes in the USA to transport and global warming and concludes that things are getting better. <www.resurgence.org/selection>

S a t i s h ’s T a lk s For many years Satish Kumar has travelled the world talking to people about how we can learn to lighten our footprint on the Earth, and how we can do so in an enjoyable manner. Some o f these talks are now available on CD and DVD, and they may be purchased via the website. Free 'taster' extracts are also online. <www.resurgence.org/sales/books.htm>

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