Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability – Revised
Publisher: Melliodora Publishing, Author: David Holmgren ISBN: 978099439848, Format: Softcover, 175 x 242mm, 280pp, b/w
Holmgren’s seminal work, drawing together and integrating 25 years of thinking and teaching to show a whole new way of understanding and action behind a simple set of design principles. Essential reading for permaculture designers and accessible to a wide range of critical thinkers.
Principles and Pathways draws together and integrates 25 years of thinking and teaching to show a whole new way of understanding and action behind a simple set of design principles. Relevant to every aspect of how we reorganise our lives, communities and landscapes to creatively adapt to ecological realities which shape human destiny. Essential reading for permaculture designers and accessible to a wide range of critical thinkers.
Originally published in 2002, this 2017 revised edition has been updated to be more accessible, with redrawn graphics, revised texts, new references and a newly designed layout that invites the reader into the world of whole systems thinking that is permaculture.
About the author
David is best known as the co-originator with Bill Mollison of the permaculture concept following the publication of Permaculture One in 1978. Within the growing and international permaculture movement, David is respected for his commitment to presenting permaculture ideas through practical projects and teaching by personal example, that a sustainable lifestyle is a realistic, attractive and powerful alternative to dependent consumerism.