Green Gone Wrong: The Broken Promise of the Eco-Friendly Economy

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Faced with the unprecedented threat of climate change, the contemporary world has turned to a solution that is all too prosaic-consumerism. The answer, we are told, is to go green, to buy organic food or even a new clean car. In a follow-up to her bestselling and acclaimed book, "Gone Tomorrow: The Hidden Life of Garbage", Heather Rogers travels from Paraguay to Indonesia, via the Hudson Valley, Detroit and London, to explore the rapid expansion of environmental production and consumption. We are, Rogers argues, coming to ...

Green Gone Wrong: The Broken Promise of the Eco-Friendly Economy 2010, Verso Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781844676453

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