Dumpster Diving and Downshifting

Bibliography Copyright 2001 by Sharon Woodhouse

Primary Sources

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Hoffman, John. Art and Science of Dumpster Diving. Port Townsend, WA, 1993.  A personal instructive manual on the “How to’” of dumpster diving. Illustrations are included.

Lilienfeld, Robert, and William Rathje. Use Less Stuff. The Ballantine Publishing Group, 1998.  A consumers guide full of suggestion on helpful money and energy saving tips.

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Secondary Sources

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