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Author Speth, James Gustave.
Title The bridge at the edge of the world : capitalism, the environment, and crossing from crisis to sustainability / James Gustave Speth.
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HC79.E5 S6652 2008    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HC79.E5 S6652 2008    AVAILABLE  
Author Speth, James Gustave.
Subject Environmental economics.
Capitalism -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental policy.
Description xix, 295 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Note "A Caravan book"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-279) and index.
Contents Looking into the abyss -- Modern capitalism : out of control -- The limits of today's environmentalism -- The market : making it work for the environment -- Economic growth : moving to a post-growth society -- Real growth : promoting the well-being of people and nature -- Consumption : living with enough, not always more -- The corporation : changing the fundamental dynamics -- Capitalism's core : advancing beyond today's capitalism -- A new consciousness -- A new politics -- The bridge at the edge of the world.
ISBN 9780300136111 (clothbound : alk. paper)
0300136110 (clothbound : alk. paper)
9780300151152 (pbk.)
OCLC # 177820867
Table of Contents
 Introduction: Between Two Worlds1
Pt. 1System Failure 
1Looking into the Abyss17
2Modern Capitalism: Out of Control46
3The Limits of Today's Environmentalism67
Pt. 2The Great Transformation 
4The Market: Making It Work for the Environment89
5Economic Growth: Moving to a Post-Growth Society107
6Real Growth: Promoting the Well-Being of People and Nature126
7Consumption: Living with Enough, Not Always More147
8The Corporation: Changing the Fundamental Dynamics165
9Capitalism's Core: Advancing beyond Today's Capitalism183
Pt. 3Seedbeds of Transformation 
10A New Consciousness199
11A New Politics217
12The Bridge at the Edge of the World233
 Notes239
 Index281