The Third Industrial Revolution , Jeremy Rifkin


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events,Business & Personal Finance,Finance > green energy | Published on 31/Mar/2020 08:30

2011-10-04T07:00:00Z
The Industrial Revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame. The price of gas and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has tanked, consumer and government debt is soaring, and the recovery is slowing. Facing the prospect of a second collapse of the global economy, humanity is desperate for a sus...[Read More]



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Savage Ecology , Jairus Victor Grove


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events,Science & Nature > environmental management | Published on 19/Aug/2019 14:41

2019-08-16T07:00:00Z
Jairus Victor Grove contends that we live in a world made by war. In Savage Ecology he offers an ecological theory of geopolitics that argues that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of international politics. Infusing international relations with the theoretical interventions of fields ranging from new m...[Read More]



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Capitalism in the Web of Life , Jason W. Moore


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events,Science & Nature,Nature > Sustainability | Published on 24/Apr/2019 12:34

2015-08-18T07:00:00Z
Finance. Climate. Food. Work. How are the crises of the twenty-first century connected? In Capitalism in the Web of Life, Jason W. Moore argues that the sources of today's global turbulence have a common cause: capitalism as a way of organizing nature, including human nature. Drawing on environmentalist, feminist, and Marxist thought, Moore offers a groundbre...[Read More]



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Capitalism, Socialism, Ecology , Andre Gorz & Chris Turner


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events > Sustainability | Published on 22/Apr/2019 13:19

2013-01-16T08:00:00Z
In this major new book, Andr? Gorz expands on the political implications of his prescient and influential Paths to Paradise and Critique of Economic Reason. Against the background of technological developments which have transformed the nature of work and the structure of the workforce, Gorz explores the new political agendas facing both left and ...[Read More]



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Diversity and Complexity , Scott Page


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events,Science & Nature,Ecology,Mathematics,Nonfiction,Social Science > Sustainability | Published on 22/Apr/2019 11:42

2010-11-08T08:00:00Z
This book provides an introduction to the role of diversity in complex adaptive systems. A complex system--such as an economy or a tropical ecosystem--consists of interacting adaptive entities that produce dynamic patterns and structures. Diversity plays a different role in a complex system than it does in an equilibrium system, where it often merely produces variat...[Read More]



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Diversity and Complexity , Scott Page


Published in: itune > Political Science,Books,Politics & Current Events,Science & Nature,Ecology,Mathematics,Nonfiction,Social Science > Environment care | Published on 29/Jan/2019 00:45

2010-11-08T08:00:00Z
This book provides an introduction to the role of diversity in complex adaptive systems. A complex system--such as an economy or a tropical ecosystem--consists of interacting adaptive entities that produce dynamic patterns and structures. Diversity plays a different role in a complex system than it does in an equilibrium system, where it often merely produces variat...[Read More]



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