Books 25 May 2012

Putting the ‘personal’ into development

Two books reveal the way in which the politics of development is no longer about helping the poor but providing a design for life for middle-class Westerners.

13 September 2007

Are you sustainability literate?

British universities must now teach students how to live a 'sustainable life'. It sounds nice, until you notice the implications for academic freedom.

11 August 2005

Sun, sea and saving the world

Travel snobs have turned holidaymaking into a moral dilemma.

26 November 2002

A bad package

Eco-tourism celebrates third world poverty.

26 November 2002

A bad package

Eco-tourism celebrates third world poverty.

1 May 2001

Magna - from steel to feel

South Yorkshire's new visitor attraction, Magna, might be attractive. But what is it, exactly?