Degrowth : A Vocabulary for a New Era Paperback / softback
Degrowth is a rejection of the illusion of growth and a call to repoliticize the public debate colonized by the idiom of economism.
It is a project advocating the democratically-led shrinking of production and consumption with the aim of achieving social justice and ecological sustainability. This overview of degrowth offers a comprehensive coverage of the main topics and major challenges of degrowth in a succinct, simple and accessible manner.
In addition, it offers a set of keywords useful forintervening in current political debates and for bringing about concrete degrowth-inspired proposals at different levels - local, national and global. The result is the most comprehensive coverage of the topic of degrowth in English and serves as the definitive international reference. More information at: vocabulary.degrowth.orgView the author spotlight featuring events and press related to degrowth at http://t.co/k9qbQpyuYp.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 220 pages, 2 Line drawings, black and white; 1 Halftones, black and white; 3 Illustrations, black an
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 12/11/2014
- Category: Development studies
- ISBN: 9781138000773