Development Betrayed: The End of Progress and a Co-Evolutionary Revisioning of the Future
This book offers a criticism of the modernist philosophies that have led us to the brink of environmental and cultural collapse, and outlines a potent, co-evolutionary alternative.
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THE CHALLENGE OF SUSTAINABILITY
CHANGE AS A COEVOLUTIONARY PROCESS
A REVOLUTIONARY ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY
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Richard B Norgaard
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