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Natural Resource Use and Global Change

New Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Social Ecology


About this book


Building on recent developments in social ecology, this book advances a new critical theory of society and nature, exploring social metabolism and global resource flows in contemporary society. Barriers to global sustainability are identified and conditions for transforming industrial economies towards new sustainable resource use are described.

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  1. 1.University of GothenburgSweden

About the authors

KARL BRUCKMEIER is Professor in Human Ecology in the School of Global Studies, Gothenberg University, Sweden.

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