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Author Parr, Adrian,
Title Birth of a new earth : the radical politics of environmentalism / Adrian Parr.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, [2018]

Author Parr, Adrian,
Series New directions in critical theory.
New directions in critical theory.
Subject Environmentalism -- Political aspects.
Green movement -- Political aspects.
Environmental degradation -- Political aspects.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 301 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title screen (JSTOR, viewed Autust 10, 2018).
Contents Varying shades of green -- Green governmentality -- Green scare -- Fascist earth -- Commonism -- Welcome to the dark side of dignity and development -- Urban clearcutting -- Protest without people -- So to speak.
Summary Adrian Parr identifies the emancipatory potential of environmental politics both inside and outside existing structures and within opposing paradigms. Ultimately, environmental politics is the refusal to surrender life to the violence of global capitalism and militarism. This defiance can serve as the source for the birth of a new earth.
ISBN 9780231542456 (electronic bk.)
0231542453 (electronic bk.)
9780231180085 (cloth ; alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 40027571549
OCLC # 1000150782
Additional Format Print version: Parr, Adrian. Birth of a new earth. New York : Columbia University Press, [2018] 9780231180085 (DLC) 2017008305 (OCoLC)987659188.

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