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Afterburn : society beyond fossil fuels

Author: Richard Heinberg
Publisher: Gabriola Island : New Society publ., 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Essential, visionary essays about our post-carbon future

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Heinberg
ISBN: 9780865717886 0865717885
OCLC Number: 942308861
Notes: A collection of 15 essays written in the years 2011-2014 and previously published on the websites resilience.org, commondreams.org, and earthisland.org, and in Orion magazine.
Contents: IntroductionPart I. EnergyTen Years AfterPeak DenialVisualize GasolinePeak Oil Demand = Peak OilThe Climate-PR PuzzleCommencement AddressPart II. EconomyThe Brief, Tragic Reign of ConsumerismPresident Declares "War on Entropy"You Can Be a Billionaire!Post-Growth EconomicsPart III. SocietyThe Fight of the CenturyFingers in the DikeIf Current Trends ContinueOil Journey ScriptConflict in the Era of Economic DeclineOur Evanescent Culture and the Awesome Duty of LibrariansOur Cooperative Darwinian Moment
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