Clear, witty and heartfelt. -- Sojourners
Its a fantastic book, very funny yet deeply serious. -- Peter Barnes, cofounder, Working Assets
The authors have packed their book with stunning facts, searing insights and they point a path forward. -- Fast Company
The way to end a nightmare is to wake up, and this book is an alarm clock. -- Paul Hawken, author of Ecology of Commerce and Natural Capitalism
Witty yet hard-hitting... highly recommended... -- Library Journal
About the Author
John de Graaf is the national coordinator of Take Back Your Time Day, an annual event scheduled for October 24th, (see www.timeday.org) and a frequent speaker on issues of overwork and over-consumption in America. David Wann has written and edited seven books and hundreds of articles, and has produced many videos and television programs about sustainable designs and lifestyles. He is the current president of the Sustainable Futures Society, a non-profit organisation. Professor Emeritus of Economics at Duke University, Thomas H. Naylor is a writer and social critic who has also taught at Middlebury College and the University of Vermont. As an international management consultant specializing in strategic management, Dr. Naylor has advised major corporations and governments in over thirty countries.