Some Creative Activism Reading

Here’s a quick note on some books that can enhance your thinking or that are great sources of ideas. 

1. Thinkertoys by Michael Michalko – full of great tools for individual brinstorming, group brainstorming, and studying the challenge you want to tackle.

2. Serious Creativity by Edward De Bono – A great book on creativity by a pioneer in the  teaching of thinking.

3. How to Think Like Einstein by Scott Thorpe – an interesting system for solving difficult problems suing tactics based (very loosely) on Albert Einstein’s thinking style.

And some sources of inspiring dieas related to sustainable cities::

1. Ecological Design by Sim ven der Ryn and Stewart Cowan

2. Toward Sustainable Communities by Mark Roseland

3. Worldchanging: A Users Guide to the 21st Century, edited by Alex Steffen

4. From Eco-Cities to Living Machines by John and Nancy Jack Todd

5. Eco-Pioneers by Steve Lerner


~ by chetdavis on September 18, 2007.

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