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Defiant earth : the fate of humans in the anthropocene

Author: Clive Hamilton
Publisher: Cambridge [etc.] : Polity Press. C 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological epoch the Anthropocene one in which the serene and clement  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clive Hamilton
ISBN: 9781509519750 1509519750
OCLC Number: 1003309787
Description: 1 vol. (XIV-185 p.) : couv. ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: On waking up --
The Anthropocene Rupture --
A New Anthropocentrism --
Friends and Adversaries --
A Planetary History --
The Rise and Fall of the Super-agent.
Responsibility: Clive Hamilton.

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