The story of stuff: a review the story of stuff: a review the story of stuff is a 20-minute film aimed at raising awareness on the dangers of excessive human consumption. Story of stuff in the story of stuff, i strongly agreed with some points, strongly disagreed with others it seemed to me that annie leonard and the story of stuff.
Leonard is best known as the creator and narrator of the animated documentary about the life-cycle of material goods, the story of stuff the documentary began as an hour-long talk and was made into a condensed film version based on popular demand. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for the story of stuff at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Story of stuff by annie leonard available in hardcover on powellscom, also read synopsis and reviews a classic expose in company with an inconvenient truth and silent spring, the story of stuff expands. The story of stuff, originally released in december 2007, is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns the story of stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world.
Shown in thousands of classrooms, endlessly blasted by fox news, viewed more than 10 million times, the store of stuff finally opens the door to a serious cultural dialog about the costs of consumption. The story of stuff, by annie leonard was a great book because of the great information provided in this book, leonard lays out the problems in our consumption of certain stuff and shows how everything is tied in with environmental and social issues with happiness declining. The story of stuff: lifecycle analysis at one level, the story of stuff is a book about lifecycle analysis of the products we buy the book is organized around elements of product lifecycles: extraction, production, distribution, consumption, and disposal. Story of stuff needs more than a video to tell its tale after realizing the extent to which the story of stuff video and concept was being used for educational purposes, leonard understood that a.
A very interesting stuff story by annie leonard - the story of stuff which tells you how stuff works in 20 minutes video it is an interesting story and here is my reviews and summary. A story of stuff summary april 10, 2014 by sarah folk 4 comments the story of stuff is a 20-minute video that was released by annie leonard and friends in december of 2007 detailing the lifecycle of our material goods. The story of stuff - a summary this is a summary of the contents of the video, the story of stuff i regard this video as essential viewing, and its message as fundamentally correct. The information about the story of stuff shown above was first featured in the bookbrowse review - bookbrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. The story of stuff is a short video created by the story of stuff project in 2007 in the video, writers annie leonard and jonah sachs describe the process of turning natural resources into consumer goods, then into waste.
The story of stuff is a fun, clear, lively, and timely treatment of the materials economy that shows how the real industrial economy intersects with sustainability although the economy appears to undermine sustainability, it works for the burgeoning global middle classes, for now, as the middle class increases consumption, the demand that. The story of stuff project's journey began with a 20-minute online movie about the way we make, use and throw away all the stuff in our lives five years and 40 million views later, we're a community of 500,000 changemakers worldwide, working to build a more healthy and just planet. The story of stuff should be read by everyone it is chock full of statistics showing why we need to tackle the trashing of our planet at its source—the production of toxic materials the author makes a very good case on recycling as only a band aid help for our problem. The story of stuff how our obsession with stuff is trashing the planet, our communities, and our health - and a vision for change by annie leonard a comprehensive and accessible critique of our model of economic growth and how we can transform our society to one of more sustainability and social equity. The story of stuff is a short animated documentary about the lifecycle of material goods the documentary is critical of excessive consumerism and promotes.
The story of stuff with annie leonard documentary, 2007, 20 minutes, free range studios, christopher herrera, tides foundation, funders workgroup for sustainable production and consumption. Story of stuff (summary & review) a very interesting stuff story by annie leonard - the story of stuff which tells you how stuff works in 20 minutes video it is an interesting story and here is my reviews and summary. Review: the story of stuff may 9, 2008 david (b) hayes alarmism , conservation , environmentalism , pessimism 9 comments let me be clear from the outset: i think that the story of stuff , a web video starring annie leonard and aimed at raising awareness about the dangers of mindless consumption, is an admirable project with an even more.
qiyu zhang soc 477 - 01 instructor: l barbosa date: december, 3, 2014 the story of stuff the story of stuff written by annie leonard mainly talks about a life cycle of stuff annie defines the life cycle as material economy and, in turn, she divides the life cycle into five stages: extraction, production, distribution, consumption, and disposal. It'll be most helpful if you've seen the story of stuff before reading this review overall impressions: i strongly agreed with some points, strongly disagreed with others it seemed to me that annie leonard and the story of stuff primarily is a warning against consumerism and global corporations. According to her, we use energy to mix toxic chemicals in with the natural resources to make toxic contaminated products these contaminated products such as computer peripherals contain beers which are very super toxic to our brains and eventually inside our women's breast milk.