Good resources on local currency, sustainability, the transition town movement, and anything else related to community and post-meltdown resilience. These books and more are available at local bookstores – find one near you at IndieBound.
Rushkoff, Douglas – Life, Inc.
Hopkins, Rob – The Transition Handbook
Eisenstein, Charles – Sacred Economics
North, Peter – Local Money: How to Make it Happen in Your Community
Yunus, Muhammad – A World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism
Korten, David – Agenda For a New Economy
Shuman, Michael – The Small-Mart Revolution: How Local Businesses Are Beating the Global Competition
McKibben, Bill – Eaarth
Taleb, Nassim Micholas – The Black Swan
Authers, John – The Fearful Rise of Markets
Ferguson, Niall – The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
Schumacher, E.F. – Small Is Beautiful: Economics As If People Mattered
Solnit, Rebecca – A Paradise Built in Hell
Greer, John Michael – The Long Descent