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The shadows of consumption : consequences for the global environment / Peter Dauvergne
Bib ID 4505734
Format BookBook
Author
Dauvergne, Peter
 
Description Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2008 
xvi, 315 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780262042468
0262042460
Full contents
  • Introduction. The Ecological Shadows of Rising Consumption
  • 1. An Unbalanced Global Political Economy
  • 2. Dying of Consumption
  • I. Automobiles
  • 3. Accidental Dependency? The Road to an Auto World
  • 4. A Better Ride: Selling Safe and Clean
  • 5. The Road Tolls
  • 6. The Globalization of Accidents and Emissions
  • II. Leaded Gasoline
  • 7. Leaded Science: Pumping Out Profits and Risks
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-287) and index.

Subjects Consumption (Economics) -- Environmental aspects.  |  Environmentalism.
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