Think globally, act locally "Live Ethically" gives you everything you need to know in order to make informed choices about what goods, services, and products you use on a daily basis. It is a realistic guide to understanding the issues surrounding every area of consumer life, from clothing and food to energy saving and environmentally friendly travel.Each section raises the key aspects of the debate and explains the pros and cons of every choice, before moving on to outline practical and realistic steps you can take to implement your decisions. You can also visit teachyourself.com for extension articles and a vibrant community of like-minded learners. And if you don't have much time, don't worry--this book gives you one-, five-, and 10-minute bites of learning to get you started.
Peter MacBride is a successful author of more than 120 books, including 20 in the Teach Yourself Series, with a special interest in environmentally conscious consumption.