September 2013
Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Socie;Autumn2013, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p50
Academic Journal
The article deals with the impact of fossil energy and energy production on modernity, which the author believes would ultimately result to unsustainable economic system. It is argued that surplus labor not only produces industrialization, but at the same time destroys the material conditions of environmental knowledge. The relationship between human freedom, natural resources and energy resources is discussed.


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