After progress : reason and religion at the end of the industrial age / John Michael Greer.

Progress is not just a goal in the West--it's a religion. Most people believe in its inherent value as enthusiastically and uncritically as medieval peasants believed in heaven and hell. Our faith in progress drives the popular insistence that peak oil and climate change don't actually mat...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Greer, John Michael (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • The noise of the gravediggers
  • The shape of time
  • The rock by Lake Silvaplana
  • A peculiar absence of bellybones
  • The god with the monkeywrench
  • The far side of progress
  • Life preservers for mermaids
  • Religion resurgent
  • At the closing of an age.