LINKS

If you’re interested in finding out more about intentional communities, here are some informative webpages to help you …

+ One of the best self-written descriptions of why modern intentional communities exist: http://www.zegg.de/en/community/zegg-community/why-community.html

+ Overview of a selection of eco-villages visited by academic Karen Litfin, she also written a book about her experience of visiting eco-villages all around the world http://ecovillagebook.org/ecovillages/

+ Clear and honest appraisal of the pros and cons of living in an intentional community http://offbeathome.com/2011/04/washington-commune

+ Article on how to live in within the mainstream free market world but not go insane http://www.ic.org/business-busy-ness-coincidence/

+ Article from The Independent on the rise of co-housing projects in the UK, and a detailed look at five examples: http://www.independent.co.uk/property/house-and-home/come-together-could-communal-living-be-the-solution-to-our-housing-crisis-6260020.html

+ Story of a failed commune turned museum http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/05/17/style/they-built-it-no-one-came.html?referrer=