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A history of the Australian environment movement

A history of the Australian environment movement

By: Drew Hutton & Libby Connors

This book traces the development of the environment movement in Australia from the first visionaries who pressed for preservation of native fauna and for sanitation in cities, to a mass social movement that challenges the most powerful interests in society. The authors, as professional historians and environmental activists, have taken advantage of their unique position…

Resource manual for a living revolution

Resource manual for a living revolution

By: Virginia Coover, Ellen Deacon, Charles Esser & Christopher Moore

An all time favourite of activist educators. Nicknamed ‘the Monster Manual’ this trainers’ manual made a big impact in Australian social change movements during the 1970s when it was used by trainers during the Franklin dam blockade. Coover and her co-authors were active members of the Quaker network Movement for a New Society. It remains…