Month: June 2012

Review of “The Human Economy: A Citizen’s Guide”

Our world is in a condition similar to France before the French Revolution. For how else can one describe a situation where a socially exclusive minority controls an impoverished mass? Not many months after anthropologist Keith Hart made this comparison in The Human Economy. A Citizen’s Guide, a wave of revolutions and mass demonstrations has hit the world.

First published: June 24, 2012

Ingen vestlig oppfinnelse

sårbart ørkenlandskap Miljøvern er ingen vestlig oppfinnelse, men dypt forankret i hverdagen til folk flest i Sør, sier Sharif Elmusa. Professoren ved American University in Cairo, som også er en kjent poet, regnes som en av Midtøstens fremste miljøforskere.

First published: June 18, 2012