Capitalist and Socialist Responses to the Ecological Crisis

Authors

  • Victor Wallis

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-060-06-2008-10_3

Keywords:

Ecology

Abstract

The global ecological crisis sprang forth full-blown at roughly the same historical moment that global capital—welcoming the collapse of the Soviet bloc and the decay of the revolutionary process in China—was claiming a definitive victory over socialism. The irony of this historic convergence lies in the fact that there could be no more decisive a refutation of capitalist precepts than their long-term incompatibility with species-survival

Published

2008-11-03

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Section

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