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Individuals as Citizens and Consumers
This sub-section examines the damage caused by over-consumption, looks at citizens' responsibility and suggests some ways of protecting the environment.
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The Good News
2008, production : Counting On Us
In order to counter doomsday messages concerning the...
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What Can We Do?
2008, production : Counting On Us
Sarika Cullis Suzuki describes how she became involved in...
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The Good News
Filmed interviews  (7:02) 2008, production : Counting On Us
In order to counter doomsday messages concerning the environment, William Rees presents another way to measure happiness and well-being, and how people in the richer countries might increase their levels by changing the structure of the economy and by reducing their consumption. He and Sarika Cullis Suzuki also explore the reasons we are compelled to consume so much.

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