Commons

Unsettling the Commons: Social Movements Within, Against, and Beyond Settler Colonialism (Semaphore)

Unsettling the Commons: Social Movements Within, Against, and Beyond Settler Colonialism (Semaphore) by Craig Fortier
English | November 15th, 2017 | ISBN: 1894037979 | 120 pages | EPUB | 1.09 MB

Drawing on interviews with 51 anti-authoritarian organizers to investigates what it means to struggle for the commons within a settler colonial context, Unsettling the Commons interrogates a very important debate that took place within Occupy camps and is taking place in a multitude of movements in North America around what it means to claim the commons on stolen land.
Protecting the Commons: A Framework for Resource Management in the Americas (Repost)

Protecting the Commons: A Framework for Resource Management in the Americas By Joanna Burger, Elinor Ostrom, Richard Norgaard, David Policansky, Bernard D. Goldstein
2001 | 328 Pages | ISBN: 1559637374 , 1559637382 | scanned PDF | 130 MB
The Commons, Plant Breeding and Agricultural Research: Challenges for Food Security and Agrobiodiversity

The Commons, Plant Breeding and Agricultural Research: Challenges for Food Security and Agrobiodiversity (Earthscan Food and Agriculture) by Fabien Girard,‎ Christine Frison
2018 | ISBN: 1138087580 | English | 324 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Lecturing the Atlantic: Speech, Print, and an Anglo-American Commons 1830-1870 (repost)

Tom F. Wright, "Lecturing the Atlantic: Speech, Print, and an Anglo-American Commons 1830-1870"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0190496797 | 264 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Common Space: The City as Commons  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 5, 2017
Common Space: The City as Commons

Common Space: The City as Commons by Stavros Stavrides
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1783603283 | 256 Pages | PDF | 4.2 MB

How often do we consider the availability of shared, public space in our daily lives? Governmental efforts in place—such as anti-homeless spikes, slanted bus benches, and timed sprinklers—are all designed to discourage use of already severely limited public areas.

On the House: An Inside Look at the House of Commons  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 7, 2017
On the House: An Inside Look at the House of Commons

On the House: An Inside Look at the House of Commons by Rob Walsh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 077355145X | 240 pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB
The Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism [Audiobook]

The Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism [Audiobook] by Jeremy Rifkin
English | April 1st, 2014 | ISBN: 1483006433 | M4B@64 kbps | 14 hrs 15 mins | 388.91 MB
Narrator: David Cochran Heath

In The Zero Marginal Cost Society, New York Times bestselling author Jeremy Rifkin argues that the capitalist era is passing—not quickly, but inevitably. The emerging Internet of Things is giving rise to a new economic system that will transform our way of life.
The Role of Integrity in the Governance of the Commons: Governance, Ecology, Law, Ethics [Repost]

Laura Westra, Janice Gray, Franz-Theo Gottwald - The Role of Integrity in the Governance of the Commons: Governance, Ecology, Law, Ethics
Published: 2017-05-30 | ISBN: 3319543911 | PDF | 268 pages | 3.6 MB

Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Aug. 3, 2017
Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action

Elinor Ostrom, "Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1107569788 | 294 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Bourinot's Rules of Order: A Manual on the Practices and Usages of the House of Commons of Canada

Bourinot's Rules of Order: A Manual on the Practices and Usages of the House of Commons of Canada and on the Procedure at Public Assemblies, Including Meetings of Shareholders by Geoffrey Stanford
English | January 14th, 2011 | ASIN: B004JN1CGK, ISBN: 077108336X | 113 pages | EPUB | 0.12 MB

Nervous about chairing a meeting? Puzzled by the lingo of quorums and motions and adjournments? Wondering how to prevent someone from monopolizing the discussion?