The Anthropocene

The Anthropocene

The Human Era and How It Shapes Our Planet

Book - 2014
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For more than two decades, award-winning science and environmental journalist, Christian Schwägerl 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. Schwägerl 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,, [2014]
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9780907791553
Branch Call Number: ANF 304.2 SCH
Characteristics: xii, 235 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Schwägerl, Christian


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