Postcards from Scotland is a
series of short books published by
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Book 02 | The Great Takeover.
This book describes the dominance of materialist values, the media and business in all our lives and how this is leading to a loss of individual and collective well-being
Covering psychology, politics and economics, Carol Craig looks at many of the big issues of our times – debt, inequality, political apathy, loss of self-esteem, pornography and the rise of celebrity culture. The conclusion is simple and ultimately hopeful – we can change our values and our lives.
Postcards from Scotland is a series of short books designed to stimulate and communicate new thinking and ways of living.
Carol Craig is Chief Executive of the Centre for Confidence
and Well-being which she established in 2004. She is author of The
Scots’ Crisis of Confidence (2003 and 2011) and The Tears that
Made the Clyde: Well-being in Glasgow (2010).