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Author Lee, Wendy Lynne, author
Title Eco-nihilism : the philosophical geopolitics of the climate change apocalypse / Wendy Lynne Lee
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  QC903 L437 2017    AVAILABLE    30560400641111
Descript xiii, 455 pages ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-439) and index
Preface : the planet doesn't need human beings; human beings need the planet -- Ecological apocalypse, the pathologies of capital, human chauvinism : and the improbably desirable future -- Human chauvinism, the geopolitics of climate change, and the pop-cultural ecocentric solution -- The nihilistic rhetoric of climate change denialism, neoliberal anxieties, and the death of science : seven takes -- Globalization in the circulatory system of exchange and the death of the nation state : the fully capitalized planet, five takes -- Salvation capitalism : steady-state sustainability, techno-utopia, and planetary metastasis : six takes -- The reclamation of human-centeredness and an ecofeminist systems approach to the desirable future
Link Online version: Lee, Wendy Lynne, author. Eco-nihilism Lanham : Lexington Books, 2017 9780739176894 (DLC) 2017007338
Subject Climatic changes -- Social aspects
Environmentalism -- Social aspects
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