Reviews

Eco-Chic book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Sandy Black examines environmental and social injustices in the fashion industry and what we can do about them.
Here on Earth book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
With passionate optimism, Tim Flannery advocates the possibility of a cooperative, restorative future.
The Wealth of Nature book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
In a lively and timely book, John Michael Greer pinpoints failures in our current economic system and calls for change.
Raising Elijah book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Biologist and mother Sandra Steingraber tells an autobiographical story of raising her children in a world over its head in toxic chemicals.
Requiem for a Species book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
In what may prove a seminal text in the fight for climate justice, Clive Hamilton examines why so many of us continue to deny the existence of climate change.
Global Governance and the UN book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur argue that international co-operation is needed to solve the world's social, economic and environmental problems.
Genius of Place book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
This biography of the designer of Central Park gives due recognition to a little-known pioneering environmentalist.
Not Your Typical Book About the Environment book review AlternativesJournal.ca
In this positive and informative book, Elin Kelsey shows that it’s possible to educate children about taking care of their planet without scaring them.
Urban Homesteading book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
In this colourful guide, Rachel Kaplan and K. Ruby Bloom show how anyone can -- and should -- homestead.
The Secret Life of Stuff book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Julie Hill's optimistic commentary on responsible consumerism challenges our personal shopping habits and government policy.

There are a lot of books and movies out there. Let us point you to the cream of the crop. We also review current art exhibits!

 

To submit a review, please read our Contributor Guidelines.

  • Happy new year from Alternatives! Didn't get a chance to make a one-time gift in 2018 to support our mission of amp… https://t.co/Z2Jj0Dk3sf 2 weeks 1 day ago
  • Today is the last day in 2018 you can make a contribution to A\J, supporting the environmental movement in Canada A… https://t.co/5E5zBFqqhS 2 weeks 3 days ago
  • Don't forget that year-end contributions to Alternatives will help us continue to be an independently publishing vo… https://t.co/LuYk3QzzcU 2 weeks 4 days ago