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Author Servigne, Pablo, author.

Title How everything can collapse : a manual for our times / Pablo Servigne and Raphaël Stevens ; translated by Andrew Brown
Published Cambridge, UK ; Medford, MA : Polity, [2020]
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Contents Preface / by Jem Bendell -- Introduction: We'll definitely need to tackle the subject one of these days... -- The accelerating vehicle -- When the engine dies (limits that cannot be crossed) -- Leaving the road (boundaries that can be crossed) -- Is the steering locked? -- Trapped in an ever more fragile vehicle -- The difficulties of being a futurologist -- Can we detect warning signs? -- What do the mathematical models say? -- A mosaic to explore -- And where do human beings fit into all this? -- Conclusion: Hunger is only the beginning -- Postface / by Yves Cochet
Summary "A brave book that confronts directly the very real possibility that our civilization will collapse"-- Provided by publisher
Notes "First published in French as Comment tout peut s'effondrer: Petit manuel de collapsologie à l'usage des générations présentes © Éditions du Seuil, 2015."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based upon online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed April 14, 2020)
Subject Climatic changes -- Effect of human beings on.
Crises (Philosophy)
Forecasting.
Global environmental change -- Forecasting
Regression (Civilization)
Climatic changes -- Effect of human beings on.
Crises (Philosophy)
Forecasting.
Global environmental change -- Forecasting.
Regression (Civilization)
Form Electronic book
Author Brown, Andrew (Literary translator), translator.
Stevens, Raphaël, author.
LC no. 2019045589
ISBN 1509541403
9781509541409
Other Titles Comment tout peut s'effondrer. English