Gouverner la décroissance

Gouverner la décroissance

¨Politiques de l'anthropocène III
With Christian Arnsperger, Ugo Bardi, Dominique Bourg, Julie Celnik, Yves Cochet, Sandrine Rousseau, Benoît Thévard
Governing degrowth
Politics of the anthropocene III

Can degrowth become a realistic alternative political model ?

In light of the risk of collapse that weighs on industrial societies today, this volume defends new paths based on temperance and deceleration: establishing an environmental transition revenue, basing money creation on the limits of the planet, fair rationing of fossil fuels, the development of permaculture, work-sharing et cetera. It presents certain experiments in this area, such as the Cascadia bioregion in Northern California.

Governing growth rather than submitting to it : a new political history can be written, one in which the perspectives available are not only those of crisis but also those of creativity.



Dominique Bourg

Dominique BOURG est professeur de philosophie à l'Université de Lausanne, Faculté des géosciences et de l’environnement, Institut de géographie et durabilité.


Contributions:

Penser l'Anthropocène
Conceptualising the Anthropocene
Rémi Beau, Catherine Larrère
This book paves the way for discussion on alternative ways of living on earth, as improbable as they may seem, and in so doing, demonstrates that the future is not merely the linear prolongation of the present.



L'enjeu mondial. L'environnement
Global Issues. The environment
François Gemenne
A global overview of environmental issues raised by the new policies of the Earth by the best scholars in the field — philosophers, economists, sociologists, historians, engineers, political scientists and international relations experts.









Also of interest

Penser la décroissance
Politiques de l'Anthropocène
Envisioning Degrowth
Anthropocene Politics
Agnès Sinaï

Series

Nouveaux Débats

Subjects

Geopolitics : Sustainable Development
Environment
International field

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