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How the rich are destroying the Earth

Author: Hervé Kempf
Publisher: Totnes : Green, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Show how the world's economic elites, who continue to benefit by plundering the environment, have access to 'lifeboats' that insulate them from the resulting catastrophes.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hervé Kempf
ISBN: 9781900322416 1900322412
OCLC Number: 241051850
Description: xviii, 124 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword by Greg Palast. Catastrophe - and then what? Environmental crisis, social crisis. The powerful of this world. How the oligarchy exacerbates the ecological crisis. Democracy in danger. Emergency and optimism. Epilogue: at the Planet Cafe.
Responsibility: Hervé Kempf ; foreword by Greg Palast ; translated from the French by Leslie Thatcher.

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A fact-filled, concise, hard-hitting, highly rational, and much needed analysis of the crises we face, and of the need to both reduce and redistribute global material consumption. * John Perkins, Read more...

 
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