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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 62–69.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., and talking under the stars. In 1972, people were doing this sort of thing. We weren t the only people who had copies of Whole Earth Catalogue and Shelter magazine, which reprinted today can be found on any earthy boutique shelf in Nevada City. Perhaps sparked by his particular desires to escape the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... five-story super- cubes that are just larger versions of the same problems. Our goal was to bring all our findings together in a kind of Whole Earth Catalog set up as a website, and then invite everybody in the world to write and contribute ideas around generic issues of working-class neighborhoods...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 4–15.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Ferlinghetti had just started publishing under the City Lights imprint. Stewart Brand did the Whole Earth Catalog. There was an inventiveness and excitement to it all. It was a snubbing of the nose at the proprieties and at the stuckedness of major publishing. I remember that Harper and Houghton and all these...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2015
... To re-create the world in microcosm on the exposition grounds was ambitious enough and it eerily prefigures some of today s efforts to protect samples of seeds and DNA in case the life of today on Earth should need to be reproduced. But fair planners had another message they wanted to convey to...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 54–66.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., argues that the meaning of sustainability depends on whose sustainability is being discussed, and lays out a framework for critical sustainability studies. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Sustainability Ecotopia Ernest Callenbach Whole Earth Catalogue Silicon...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism (Chi- cago: University of Chicago Press, 2006). 23 Yiren See Lu, Silicon Valley s Youth Problem New York Times, 12 March 2014; and Noam Scheiber, The Brutal Ageism of Tech The New Republic, 23 March 2014...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 12–26.
Published: 01 December 2013
... advanced back-to-the- land living. One can read Ernest Callenbach s influential novel Ecotopia (1975) as the possible future seeded by Whole Earth Catalog. Ecotopia is a fictional field study of a future Pacific Northwest society that has split from an apocalyptic United States and is governed...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 67–72.
Published: 01 December 2013
... cadre of environmentalists, including Whole Earth Catalog founder Stewart Brand, believe in the potential of fourth- generation nuclear reactors. Following California s now- shuttered San Onofre reactor dysfunction and Japan s catastrophic Fukijama meltdown, anti-nuke investors, poli- ticians, and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (3): 102–109.
Published: 01 September 2013
...- nians understood our highly engineered water systems statewide, making it difficult to understand how to manage water fairly during times of stress and strain. Governor Jerry Brown commissioned an atlas from the California Depart- ment of Water Resources. Stewart Brand, founder of the Whole Earth...
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Boom (2012) 2 (1): 1–16.
Published: 03 March 2012
... Whole Earth Catalog. The Whole Earth Catalog, a sort of storefront for the counterculture, was published by Stewart Brand from 1968 on. As its reader gamely imagined filling a shopping cart with the bits and pieces featured inside the Whole Earth Catalog pickaxes, books, early electronic computers, sex...
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Boom (2012) 2 (1): 65–71.
Published: 03 March 2012
... content through the University of California Press s Rights and Permissions website, httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintInfo.asp. DOI: 10.1525/boom.2012.2.1.65. Stewart Brand is arguably best known as the founder of the Whole Earth Catalog in the 1960s, but he s been an activist for environmental and...