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Ecology and socialism : [solutions to capitalist ecological crisis] / Chris Williams.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library GF21 .W555 2010 37684001068600 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608460915 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1608460916 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 284 p. ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : Haymarket Books, 2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Ch. 1. The science of climate change -- Ch. 2. Is population the problem? -- Ch. 3. Why capitalism cannot solve the problem -- Ch. 4. False solutions favored by the system -- Ch. 5. Real solutions right now : what we need to fight for -- Ch. 6. Marxism and the environment -- Ch. 7. From capitalist crisis to socialist sustainability -- Ch. 8. What would a sustainable society look like? -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
"Around the world, consciousness of the threat to our environment is growing. The majority of solutions on offer, from using efficient light bulbs to biking to work, focus on individual lifestyle changes, yet the scale of the crisis requires far deeper adjustments. The author argues that time still remains to save humanity and the planet, but only by building social movements for environmental justice that can demand qualitative changes in our economy, workplaces, and infrastructure."--Publisher.
Subject: Human ecology > Political aspects.
Human ecology > Economic aspects.
Environmental degradation > Economic aspects
Environmental policy
Capitalism
Socialism

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