Forgot your password?  

Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and... Characters & Character Analysis

Goldian VandenBroeck
This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Less Is More.
This section contains 762 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and... Study Guide

Important People

The VandenBroecks

Goldian VandenBroeck and her husband, Andre, collaborated to create "Less Is More." Goldian is the editor of the book which is the anthology of ancient and modern thinkers and philosophers who praise the value of the simple life, one that is unencumbered by wealth and all its trappings. In the forward of the book, economist E.F. Schumacher praises the efforts by VandenBroecks in collecting and editing the many quotations and excerpts that comprise this work. The anthology contains hundreds of relevant quotations that support the benefit of the simple life. Goldian VandenBroeck apparently took great care and painstaking effort in locating and categorizing quotations and writings from great voices from as far back as Seneca and Aristotle.

Andre VandenBroeck himself takes a role in presenting the concept of "Less Is More" in the first chapter in which he defines and describes the fundamentals of the...

(read more from the Important People section)

This section contains 762 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and... Study Guide
Copyrights
Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and... from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook