Articles tagged with philosophy

Rachel Fraser

Epiphanies can prompt us to view the world differently, a new book contends. But they are no substitute for ethical and political debate.

Visual artwork showing abstract, bubble-like shapes of gold, blue, and purple
Kate Soper

Final response: A “greened” economy is still a capitalist one.

Nanjala Nyabola

The critique of capitalism must take precedence over the critique of consumption.

Jayati Ghosh

The distribution of gains is more important than GDP.

Will Rinehart

Doing less is not enough. We have to do more, and we have to do it better.

Jackson Lears

Conservation implies a new way of life.

Lida Maxwell

Changing our habits of consumption is not enough.

Robert Pollin

When it comes to growth, the devil is in the details.

Philip Kitcher

Science is always undertaken from a definite point of view, a new book concedes. But it enlarges our knowledge of the world through the interplay of different perspectives.

What if “post-growth living” could be an opportunity for greater pleasure, not less?