Alf Hornborg is an anthropologist and Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University, Sweden. His research focuses on theorizing the cultural and political. A Jerneck, L Olsson, B Ness, S Anderberg, M Baier, E Clark, T Hickler, Sustainability science 6 (1), , , Zero-sum world: challenges in. Alf Hornborg is Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University since He received his Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from the University.
|Published (Last):||1 May 2017|
|PDF File Size:||13.58 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||10.98 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
For centuries world trade has increased not only environmental degradation, but also global inequality. This same ignorance is particularly apparent in the fight against climate change.
Considerations of market power aside, neoclassical economic ideology has dispelled all possible criteria for assessing a market transaction as unequal or unfair. For that purpose, we designed a generic research platform organised as a three-dimensional matrix comprising three components: Current Anthropology 43 2, Grund- och forskarutbildningen i humanekologi vid Lunds universitet: Like other modern technologies they depend on high domestic purchasing power combined with cheap Asian labour, Brazilian land, or Congolese cobalt.
Here is a proposal that might be of interest to you: The Czech-Canadian energy researcher Vaclav Smil has found that switching to renewable energy would use up vast amounts of landreversing the land-saving benefits of the Industrial Revolution. Skogs- och Lantbruksakademiens tidskriftp. Journal of Ethnographic Theory7 p. Fra den ideologiske afvaebning af katastrofen till p anarkiets revolutionaere implikationer Alf Hornborg Slagmark73 p. Culture, environment and development” Alf Hornborg Ethnos58 p.
Read the original article. It has hardly made a dent on the global use of energy for electricity, industry, or transports. The Industrial Revolution as time-space appropriation and environmental load displacement Alf Hornborg Rethinking environmental history: Kroll-Smith, “Societies at risk: And this cannot be blamed on the oil lobby, as is illustrated by the case of Cuba.
Alf Hornborg The Anthropology of Sustainability: A plea for contextualism and holism Alf Hornborg The art of natural resource management Book chapter.
hornbirg My profile in Lund University research portal. Journal of Ethnographic Theory. Local incentives and global projections Alf Hornborg Sustainability – the challenge: Dualism and hierarchy in lowland South America: Om att gestalta sitt liv, med eller utan text Alf Hornborg Historiens hemvist: Some of these materials are rare and expensive and degrade the environment.
Editor Book Ecology and Power: Alf Hornborg Socialistisk Debatt34 p. Environmental hazards and technological change” Alf Hornborg Anthropologica35 p. This article argues that many destructive aspects of the contemporary global economy are consequences of the use of general-purpose money to organize social and human-environmental relations, and that the political ideals of World-system history and global environmental change Globalization and the Environment Book.
Min profil Mitt bibliotek Statistik Meddelande. On the social and existential conditions for criticism Alf Hornborg Green arguments and local subsistencep.
Alf Hornborg – Why you can’t have free trade and save the planet
Journal of the Fernand Braudel Centre. Is there a method for poststructuralist comparison? Sydamerika Alf Hornborg Nationalencyklopedin9 p.
How to turn an ocean liner: This article argues that many destructive aspects of the contemporary global economy are consequences of the use of general-purpose money to organize social and human-environmental relations, and that the political ideals of sustainability, justice, and resilience will only be feasible if money itself is redesigned.
Fragments of anti-fragmentary views of the world” Alf Hornborg Ecological Economics14 p. On perspectives lost in estimating the costs and benefits of inequality Alf Hornborg The Give and Take of Sustainability: Culture, Power, and Environmental Argument.
World-system history and global environmental change. Today Switzerland is holding a referendum concerning banking and the creation of money. Identifikation och tradition i vardagenp.
Alf Hornborg – Why you can’t have free trade and save the planet – Brave New Europe
Ecologically unequal exchange and ecological debt. A polemic Alf Hornborg Peopled economies: Identity, economy, and ecology Alf Hornborg Voices of the Land: If we consider, longitudinally along the production process, any given set of fuels and raw materials destined to be transformed into a given product plus waste, jornborg content of available energy will be inversely related to its utility or price. Toward a non-normative ecological theory of exploitation Alf Hornborg Journal of Ecological Anthropology7 p.
The article sketches a possible redesign of money based on the idea that each country establishes a complementary currency for local use only, which is distributed to all its residents as a basic income. Publications Retrieved from Lund University’s publications database Latest. The World System and the Earth System: Professor i humanekologi, Lunds universitet.
The expanding ecological footprints of affluent people are unjust as well as unsustainable. Being and Acting in Times of Un Certaintyp. Review of ‘The Returns of Fetishism: