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Description: This volume places consumption at the center of debate by conceptualizing the 'consumption problem' and documenting diverse efforts to confront it. Together, the chapters propose 'cautious consuming' and 'better producing' as an activist and policy response to environmental problems.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $40.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 6/21/2002
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
|The Consumption Angle|
|Consumption and Its Externalities: Where Economy Meets Ecology|
|Individualization: Plant a Tree, Buy a Bike, Save the World?|
|Commoditization: Consumption Efficiency and an Economy of Care and Connection|
|Chains of Consumption|
|Distancing: Consumption and the Severing of Feedback|
|Consumption and Environment in a Global Economy|
|The Distancing of Waste: Overconsumption in a Global Economy|
|Environmentally Damaging Consumption: The Impact of American Markets on Tropical Ecosystems in the Twentieth Century|
|On the Ground|
|In Search of Consumptive Resistance: The Voluntary Simplicity Movement|
|Jamming Culture: Adbusters' Hip Media Campaign against Consumerism|
|Think Globally, Transact Locally: The Local Currency Movement and Green Political Economy|
|Caveat Certificatum: The Case of Forest Certification|
|Citizens or Consumers: The Home Power Movement as a New Practice of Technology|
|Conclusion: To Confront Consumption|