The Human Era and How It Shapes Our PlanetBook - 2014
For more than two decades, award-winning science and environmental journalist, Christian Schw#65533;gerl has researched how humans, nature, and technology interact. According to Paul Crutzen, we are now living in a new geological epoch, the Anthropocene, a time in which human dominance of Earth's biological, chemical and geological processes is an undeniable reality, presenting us with a new role as planetary stewards. This is a thoroughly researched, comprehensive overview of our planetary situation and outlook. Schw#65533;gerl off ers tools to create realistic solutions to our ecological crises, and shares his vision of a world that balances ecological sustainability, economic prosperity, political justice and cultural vibrancy.
Publisher: Santa Fe, NM :, Synergetic Press,, 
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: ANF 304.2 SCH
Characteristics: xii, 235 pages ; 24 cm