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Author Princen, Thomas
Title Ending the Fossil Fuel Era
Imprint Cambridge : MIT Press, 2015
©2015
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Descript 1 online resource (387 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Part 1 The Fossil Fuel Problem -- 1 The Problem -- 2 The Biophysical -- 3 The Cultural -- 4 The Ethical -- Part 2 Keeping Them in the Ground -- Introduction to Part 2 -- 5 Leaving Oil under the Amazon -- 6 Appalachia Coal -- 7 El Salvador Gold -- 8 Slowing Uranium in Australia -- 9 The Future Would Have to Give Way to the Past -- 10 Heating Up and Cooling Down the Petrostate -- Part 3 The Politics of Delegitimization -- 11 The Good Life (Sumak Kawsay) and the Good Mind (Ganigonhi:oh) -- 12 Exit Strategies -- 13 On the Way Down -- Contributors -- Index
A provocative call for delegitimizing fossil fuels rather than accommodating them, accompanied by case studies from Ecuador to Appalachia and from Germany to Norway
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Princen, Thomas Ending the Fossil Fuel Era Cambridge : MIT Press,c2015 9780262527330
Subject Fossil fuels.;Energy security.;Force and energy -- Governmental policy.;Environmental degradation.;Power (Mechanics) -- Governmental policy.;Power resources -- Governmental policy
Electronic books
Alt Author Manno, Jack P
Martin, Pamela L
Balogh, Stephen
Bozzi, Laura A
Cavanagh, John
Goodman, James
Kristoffersen, Berit
Morton, Tom
Rosewarne, Stuart
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