Read Online

Welcome to the HTML version of Sacred Economics. The full version is here in English, along with full and partial translations into other languages. More translated material comes on-line all the time, so check back often.


Sacred Economics

The Full text of Sacred Economics in French can be found in this PDF.

Full text of Sacred Economics in Romanian can be found here.

Introduction: (German) (Swedish) (French) (Hungarian) (Italian) (Dutch) (Greek) (Polish)

Chapter 1: The Gift World (German)(Swedish) (Polish) (Dutch) (Italian)(Greek – Part 1)(Greek – Part 2)

Chapter 2: Greed and the Illusion of Scarcity (German) (Swedish) (Polish) (Dutch) (Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 3: Money and the Mind (German) (Swedish) (Polish)(Dutch) (Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 4: The Trouble with Property  (German) (Swedish) (Polish) (Greek Part 1)(Greek Part 2)

Chapter 5: The Corpse of the Commons (German) (Swedish) (Polish) (Dutch) (Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 6: The Economics of Usury (German) (Swedish)(Polish)(Dutch)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)(Greek Part 3)

Chapter 7: The Crisis of Civilization (German) (Swedish) (Polish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 8: The Turning of the Age (German) (Swedish)(Polish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 9: The Story of Value (German) (Swedish) (Polish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 10: The Law of Return (German) (Italian) (Swedish) (Polish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2 – Endnotes)

Chapter 11: Currencies of the Commons  (German) (Swedish) (Dutch) (Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 12: Negative-interest Economics (German) (Swedish)(Dutch)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)(Greek Part 3)(Greek Part 4)(Greek Part 5 – Endnotes)

Chapter 13: Steady-state and Degrowth Economics (German) (Swedish)(Dutch)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 14: The Social Dividend (German) (Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 15: Local and Complementary Currencies (German)(Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)(Greek Part 3)

Chapter 16: Transition to Gift Economy (German) (Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 17: Summary and Roadmap  (German) (Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 18: Relearning Gift Culture (German) (Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 19: Non-Accumulation (German) (Swedish)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 20: Right Livelihood and Sacred Investing  (German) (Swedish)(Italian)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 21: Working in the Gift (German) (Swedish) (Italian)(Dutch)(Greek Part 1) (Greek Part 2)

Chapter 22: Community and the Unquantifiable  (German) (Swedish)(Italian)(Greek)

Chapter 23: A New Materialism (German) (Swedish)(Greek)

Chapter 24: Conclusion: The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Tell Us Is Possible   (German) (Swedish)(Greek) (Greek- Appendix)

Or, download the whole book in epub format, zipped. This only works for epub readers, such as a Kindle.  If you plan to read on your laptop, you can download Sacred Economics  (PDF) here.


 

In keeping with one of the main themes of the book, the full text of the book is available online as a gift. If you feel moved to send a return gift, you may do so on Charles’ main website HERE.