Paul Hanley -- Book LaunchMonday Nov 17 2014 7:00 pm, Saskatoon, Travel Alcove Event type: reading, signing
11 billion people will share this marvellous planet by century's end. Adding 4 billion more people to an already overburdened world will force everyone to change everything. The sweeping changes that will make a "full world" work—involving dual processes of disintegration and reintegration—will transform global culture, agriculture and ultimately the human race. Eleven is a call to an ethical revolution. proposes a change model that will help individuals, communities and institutions make an 11-billion world work for everyone—and the planet.
Saskatoon StarPhoenix for 25 years. A recipient of the Canadian Environment Award, he lives in Saskatoon with his wife and the youngest of three sons.has published several books and over 1500 articles on the environment and agriculture. He has been environmental columnist with the
- by Paul Hanley
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Eleven billion people will crowd this marvelous planet by century's end. If the global economy were to grow five-fold during this period as predicted, humanity's ecological footprint would exceed Earth's biocapacity by 400%. We need to chart a new course to the future. The sweeping changes that make a 'full world' work--involving dual processes of destruction and reconstruction--will transform global culture, agriculture, and ultimately the human race. ELEVEN is a call to consciousness. Only an 'ethical revolution' will allow us to carry forward an ever-advancing civilization. Paul Hanley proposes a transformational model that will help individuals, institutions, and communities make an eleven-billion world work for everyone--and the planet.