The Long Emergency

The Long Emergency

Author: James Howard Kunstler

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ISBN: 0871138883

Category: Political Science

Page: 307

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In an apocalyptic vision of a post-oil future, the author details the economic, political, and social changes of an unimaginable scale that can be expected after the tipping point of global peak oil production is passed.
The Long Emergency
Language: un
Pages: 307
Authors: James Howard Kunstler
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

In an apocalyptic vision of a post-oil future, the author details the economic, political, and social changes of an unimaginable scale that can be expected after the tipping point of global peak oil production is passed.
Living in the Long Emergency
Language: un
Pages: 320
Authors: James Howard Kunstler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Benbella Books

James Howard Kunstler, author of The Long Emergency, which sold approximately 36K copies, returns with a new book exploring the looming collapse of the techno-industrial economy, featuring profiles of individuals who have drastically altered their lives due to financial difficulties.
The Long Emergency
Language: un
Pages: 336
Authors: James Howard Kunstler
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-01 - Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

A “frightening and important” look at our unsustainable future (Time Out Chicago). A controversial hit that has sparked debate among business leaders, environmentalists, and others, The Long Emergency is an eye-opening look at the unprecedented challenges we face in the years ahead, as oil runs out and the global systems
The Long Emergency
Language: un
Pages: 307
Authors: James Howard Kunstler
Categories: Climate and civilization
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

The last two hundred years have seen the greatest explosion of progress and wealth in the history of mankind. But the age of oil, that fuelled this expansion, is coming rapidly to an end. The depletion of fossil fuels is about to transform life as we know it, and do
World Made by Hand
Language: un
Pages: 336
Authors: James Howard Kunstler
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-19 - Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

In this “richly imagined” dystopian vision, mankind must find a way to survive as modern civilization slowly comes apart (O, The Oprah Magazine). When Earth ran dry of oil, the age of the automobile came to an end; electricity flickered out. With deprivation came desperation—and desperation drove humanity backward to