This book should be required reading in schools - it is that good. Insightful, clear and to the point, the author's analysis of the issues is as relevant today as it was when he... Read morePublished on September 10, 2011 by Sir Furboy
Prescient and Wise - that's how this book appears 40 yrs later after it was publised. Reading it - at a time in my life when I've left the rat-race - generates in me a certain... Read morePublished on May 19, 2011 by R. Pokkyarath
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction." - E.F. Read morePublished on October 18, 2010 by Jeffrey L. Blackwell
Straightforward, intelligent writing, providing insightful comment to present global dilemmas. Written quarter of a century ago, this book remains relevant in the present day. Read morePublished on February 9, 2010 by L. J. McEwan
I've never been all that interested in macroeconomics, but intrigued by the title, I gave Small is Beautiful by E.F. Schumacher a try. Read morePublished on January 25, 2007 by Kristen Stewart
I received this book as a gift, and found it unreadable. For example, EFS says cost/benefit analysis "is a procedure by which the higher is reduced to the level of the lower and... Read morePublished on February 22, 2005 by Acute Observer
There was much here that I disagreed with.
It is true that ultimately, we may all be forced by environmental limitations to go back to a medieval lifestyle of subsistence... Read more