Here are some references and further reading on peace, sustainability, preferred futures thinking and social change …
Ackerman, F., (24 November 2008), What the stock market and environmentalists could learn from each other, at http://blog.islandpress.org/tag/ipcc.
Ashendon, S. & Owen, D. (1999), Foucault contra Habermas, London, UK: Sage Publications.
Barash, D.P. & Webel, C.P., (2002), Peace and Conflict studies, California, USA: Sage Publications.
BBC News, (25 September, 2007), Man causing climate change – poll, at http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/7010522.stm.
BBC News, (2007), Climate change: global poll, at http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/bsp/hi/pdfs/25_09_07climatepoll.pdf.
Beder, S., (1997), Global Spin: The corporate assault on environmentalism, VIC, Australia: Australian Print Group.
Bennett, T., (1982), ‘Theories of the media, theories of society’, Culture, Society and the media, London, UK: Routledge.
Bird, E., Lutz, R. & Warwick, C., (2008), Media as partners in education for sustainable development: a training and resource kit, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/ulis/.
Boyd-Barrett, J.O. & Xie, S., (2008), ‘Al-Jazeera, Phoenix Satellite Television and the Return of the State: Case studies in market liberalization, public sphere and media imperialism’, International Journal of Communication 2, 206-222.
Brown, L.R., (2001), Eco-Economy: Building an Economy for the Earth, New York: W.W. Norton & Co.
Bush, G., (17 September, 2002), National Security Strategy of the United States, USA National Security Council, at http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/nsc/.
Caine, R.N & Caine, G., (1990), Making Connections: Teaching and the Human Brain, Nashville, TN,USA: Incentive Publications.
Castells, M., (2007), ‘Communication, Power and Counter-power in the Network Society’, International Journal of Communication 1, 238-266.
Clapp, J. & Dauvergne, P., (2005), Paths to a green world: the political economy of the global environment, Cambridge, USA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Conley, D. & Lamble, S., (2006), The Daily Miracle: an introduction to journalism, Oxford, UK: Oxford University press.
Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, (January 2008), A framework for pro-environmental behaviours, at http://www.defra.gov.uk/evidence/social/behaviour/pdf/behavioursjan08-report.pdf
Department of Primary Industries (DPI) NSW, (2009), Projected Impacts of climate change on mining, at http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/research/topics/climate-change/mining.
Dessler, A.E. & Parson, E.A., (2006), The science and politics of global climate change: a guide to the debate, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
Edwards, L., (2002), How to argue with an economist: reopening political debate in Australia, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
Entman, R., (1993), ‘Framing: Towards Clarification of a Fractured Paradigm’, Journal of Communication, 43, 51–8.
Fairclough, N., (1989), Language and Power, UK: Longman Group.
Fishman, P.M. (1983), ‘Interaction: The work Women do’, pp. 89-101 in Language, Gender and Society, eds. Thorne, B., Kramarae, C. &Henley, N., Mass., USA: Newbury House.
Flannery, T., (2008), ‘Now or never: A sustainable future for Australia?’, Quarterly Essay, 31, Australia: Black Inc.
Galtung, J., (1972), ‘Peace research: past experience and future perspectives’, Journal of Peace Research, March issue, International Peace Research Institute, Oslo, Norway, at http://sdi.sagepub.com/cgi/pdf_extract/3/2/101.
Galtung, J., (2000), ‘The Task of Peace Journalism’, Ethical Perspectives, 7, 163, at http://www.kuleuven.ac.be/ep/viewpic.php?LAN=E&TABLE=EP&ID=141.
Goodall, C., (18 May 2009), The human brain is made for environmental complacency, at http://www.opendemocracy.net/article/email/the-psychology-of-doing-nothing-to-preventclimate-change.
Hackett, R.A., (2006), ‘Is Peace Journalism possible?’, Conflict and Communication Online, 5(2).
Hebdige, D., (1979), ‘From culture to hegemony’, Subculture in the meaning of style, London, UK: Menthuen & Co., 358-367.
Herman, E.S. & Chomsky, N., (1988), Manufacturing Consent: the political economy of the mass media, New York, USA: Vintage.
Hipwell, W., (July 2007), ‘The Industria Hypothesis’, Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice, (19), 305–313.
Holmgren, D., (2002), Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability, Australia: Holmgren Design Services.
Hutchinson, F., (1996), ‘Expanding our ways of knowing’ in Educating beyond violent futures, London, UK: Routledge, 166-175.
Hutchinson, F., (1996), ‘Enhancing our foresight’ in Educating beyond violent futures, London, UK: Routledge, 23-43.
Lederach, J. P., (1997), Building Peace: Sustainable Reconciliation in Divided Societies, Washington DC, USA: United States Institute of Peace Press.
Lederach, J.P., (1998), ‘Remember and Change’, in Herr, R. & Zimmerman Herr, J. (eds.), Transforming Violence: Linking Local and Global Peacemaking, Pennsylvania, USA: Herald Press., 177-189.
Lederach, J.P., (1999), The Journey Toward Reconciliation, Pennsylvania, USA: Herald Press.
Lederach, J.P., (2005), The Moral Imagination, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 138-149.
Lillington, I., (2007), The Holistic Life: Sustainability Through Permaculture, South Australia, Australia: Axiom Publishing.
Lovelock, J.E. & Margulis, L., 1974, ‘Atmospheric homeostasis by and for the biosphere- The Gaia hypothesis’, Tellus, 26 (1), 2–10.
Lukes, S., (1974), Power: a Radical view, London, UK: Macmillan Press.
Lynch, J. & McGoldrick, A., (2005), Peace Journalism, London, UK: Hawthorn Press.
Lynch, J., (2006) ‘What’s so great about Peace Journalism’, Global Media Journal, Mediterranean Edition, 1(1).
Lynch, J., (2007), ‘Peace Journalism and its discontents’, Conflict & Communication online, 6(2).
Lynch, J., (2007)b, ‘The Islam problem’ as represented by news journalism in two participant countries in the ‘Global War on Terrorism’ – Australia and the Philippines, paper presented at international conference, Between Islam and the United States: Europe and Asia since September 11, Melbourne, Australia: La Trobe University Centre for Dialogue.
Lynch., J., (2008), Debates in Peace Journalism, Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press.
McGoldrick, A., (2008): ‘The effects of news media on the psyche – differential audience responses to War Journalism and Peace Journalism’, Peace and Policy special edition (in press).
Moser, S., & Dilling, L., (2004), ‘Making Climate Hot: Communicating The Urgency And Challenge Of Global Climate Change’, Environment, 26(10), 32-46, at http://sciencepolicy.colorado.edu/publications/search.html?searchString=&selectedMetadata%5B%5D=2439&action=Search&goInto=&toClose=.
Moser, S.C. & Dilling, L. (eds.), (2007), Creating a climate for change: communicating climate change and facilitating social change, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
Pew Research Center for the People & the Press, (23 December, 2008), Internet overtakes Newspapers as News Outlet, at http://pewresearch.org/pubs/1066/internet-overtakes-newspapersas-news-source.
Shanahan, M., (2007), Talking about a revolution: climate change and the media, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) Briefing, at http://www.iied.org.
Scheufele, D.A., (1999), ‘Framing as a Theory of Media Effects’, Journal of Communication, 49.
Shiva, V., (2005), ‘Living Economies’ in Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability and Peace, Cambridge, UK: Zed Books Ltd., 13-72.
Solnit, R., (2007), Storming the gates of paradise: landscapes for politics, University of California, USA: Berkeley.
Spratt, D. & Sutton, P., (2008), Climate code red: the case for emergency action, Australia: Scribe Publications.
Spratt, D., (2008), ‘A new realism in the climate conversation’, Dissent, ACT, Australia: Dissent Publications, Summer (2008-2009), 27-32.
Spratt, D., (January 2009), ‘Degrees of Delusion’, New Internationalist, 419, at http://www.newint.org/features/(2009)/01/01/climate-justice-politics/.
Suzuki, D., (2007), The Sacred balance: rediscovering our place in nature, Australia: Allen & Unwin.
Suzuki, D. & Dressel, H., (2002), Good News for a change: Hope for a troubled planet, Toronto, Canada: Stoddart Publishing.
Thompson, J.B., (1995), The Media and Modernity, USA: Stanford University Press.
Warren. K., (2000), Ecofeminist philosophy: a western perspective on what it is and why it matters, Rowman & Littlefield.
World Resources Institute, (2008), World Emissions Flow Chart, at http://cait.wri.org/figures.php?page=/World-FlowChart.
World Values Survey, (2009), at http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/statistics/some_findings.html.
World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED), (1987), Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development: Our Common Future
Yencken, D. & Wilkinson, D., (2000), Resetting the Compass: Australia’s Journey towards Sustainability,Australia: CSIRO Publishing.