Green Gone Wrong

Dispatches from the Front Lines of Eco-Capitalism
Product Number: EB00177162
Released: Jan 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781844679393
Publisher: Verso
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Description

Faced with climate change, many counsel "going green" by buying organic food or a "clean" car. But can we rely on consumerism as a solution to the very problems it has helped cause? Heather Rogers travels from Paraguay to Indonesia, via the Hudson Valley, Detroit and London, to investigate green capitalism, and argues for solutions that are not mere palliatives or distractions, but ways of engaging with how we live and the kind of world we want to live in.

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Author(s): Heather Rogers
Original Publish Date: Jan 16, 2013

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