Paperback Defiant Earth : the fate of humans in the anthropocene / Clive Hamilton.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: Cambridge : Polity Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781509519750 (pbk.) :
Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological epoch - the Anthropocene - one in which the serene and clement conditions that allowed civilisation to flourish are disappearing and we quail before 'the wakened giant'.