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Is the End Nigh?: Internationalism, Global Chaos and the Destruction of the Earth

By: G Lyons, E Moore and J Wayne Smith

277 pages, no illustrations

Ashgate Publishing Limited

Hardback | Oct 1995 | #49331 | ISBN: 1859722180
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NHBS Price: £55.00 $69/€65 approx

About this book

This work examines the environmental crisis within the context of the internationalisation or globalisation of people and nations, arguing that the internationalist vision cannot succeed.


Contents

Racing to the brink of an abbyss - reflections on a world hurtling towards disaster; globalizing disease; the end of growth; why high technology won't save us - a Luddite analysis; people - the ultimate problem - against immigration and the globalization of population; the new world disorder - dismantling internationalism; the bankruptcy of economics; markets, money and madness - a critique of economic rationalism and economic internationalism; the end is nigh - ecologically sustainable development is a failure.

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