The End of the Anthropocene

The End of the Anthropocene

Author: Michael J. Gormley

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781498594066

Category: Literary Criticism

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In The End of the Anthropocene, Michael J. Gormley examines late-stage Anthropocene literature and the imagining of the Astropocene. Focusing on science fiction literature, Gormley frames a changing ecoethic for the end of the Anthropocene.
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Language: en
Pages: 749
Authors: Úrsula Oswald Spring, Hans Günter Brauch
Categories: Economic development
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Language: en
Pages: 418
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Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-30 - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: T. J. Demos
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-04 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Beyond the World's End T. J. Demos explores cultural practices that provide radical propositions for living in a world beset by environmental and political crises. Rethinking relationships between aesthetics and an expanded political ecology that foregrounds just futurity, Demos examines how contemporary artists are diversely addressing urgent themes, including
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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Leslie Sklair
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-23 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Luis-Alberto Padilla
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-16 - Publisher: Springer Nature

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