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Ecology and the world-system / edited by Walter L. Goldfrank, David Goodman, and Andrew Szasz
Bib ID 1463433
Format BookBook
Description Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c1999 
xv, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0313307253 (alkaline paper)
Series

Contributions in economics and economic history, ISSN 0084-92 ; 211.

Studies in the political economy of the world-system.

Full contents
  • Series Foreword / Immanuel Wallerstein
  • 1. Ecology and Capitalist Costs of Production: No Exit / Immanuel Wallerstein
  • 2. The Horsemen and the Killing Fields: The Final Contradiction of Capitalism / Peter E. Grimes
  • 3. Ecosociology and Toxic Emissions / Albert J. Bergesen and Laura Parisi
  • 4. Extending the World-System to the Whole System: Toward a Political Economy of the Biosphere / J. Timmons Roberts and Peter E. Grimes
  • 5. Ecological Relations and the Decline of Civilizations in the Bronze Age World-System: Mesopotamia and Harappa 2500 B.C.-1700 B.C. / Sing C. Chew
  • 6. Economic Ascent and the Global Environment: World-Systems Theory and the New Historical Materialism / Stephen G. Bunker and Paul S. Ciccantell
  • 7. The Development of the Risk Economy in the Circumpolar North / Ilmo Massa
  • 8. Modernism, Water, and Affluence: The Japanese Way in East Asia / Gavan McCormack.
  • 9. Wastelands in Transition: Forms and Concepts of Waste in Hungary Since 1948 / Zsuzsa Gille
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Environmental economics.  |  Biosphere.
Other authors/contributors Goodman, David, 1938-  |  Goldfrank, Walter L  |  Szasz, Andrew, 1947-

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