Alf Hornborg is an anthropologist and Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University, Sweden. His research focuses on theorizing the cultural and political. A Jerneck, L Olsson, B Ness, S Anderberg, M Baier, E Clark, T Hickler, Sustainability science 6 (1), , , Zero-sum world: challenges in. Alf Hornborg is Professor of Human Ecology at Lund University since He received his Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from the University.

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Alf Hornborg – Google Scholar Citations

Fragments of anti-fragmentary views of apf world” Alf Hornborg Ecological Economics14 p. World-system history and global environmental changep. Environmentalism, ethnicity, and sacred places Alf Hornborg Voices of the Land: Grund- och forskarutbildningen i humanekologi vid Lunds universitet: To explain it in terms of a lack of capital or in terms of the vast land requirements are two sides of the same coin.

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A polemic Alf Hornborg Peopled economies: Essays on Historical Consciousness, Memory, and Representation9 p. Accumulation based on symbolic versus intrinsic “productivity”: Have we always been capitalists?

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Global challenges of sustainability, justice and resilience all demand much more integrated thinking. Publications Retrieved from Lund University’s publications database Colonialism in the Anthropocene: Faculty of Social Sciences Lund University. Local incentives and global projections Alf Hornborg Hofnborg – the challenge: Ethnicity in Ancient Amazonia: Towards an ecological theory of unequal exchange: Toward a non-normative ecological theory of exploitation Alf Hornborg Journal of Ecological Anthropology7 p.


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Current anthropology 52 4, Alf Hornborg Rain14 p. It has hardly made a dent on the global use of energy for electricity, industry, or transports. Structuring sustainability science more. Min profil Mitt bibliotek Statistik Meddelande. Read the original article. For centuries world trade has increased not only environmental degradation, but also global inequality.

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Jan 1, Publication Name: Anthropological perspectives Book chapter. Dualism and hierarchy in lowland South America: Ecological crisis as a crisis of society: Rather than nervously safeguarding world trade with its escalating greenhouse gas emissions, we have every reason to reconsider what might be perceived as true human progress and quality of life.

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The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. Both sets of critics may be right on their own terms, but the contradiction between the two reproaches exposes big problems in the mainstream modern worldview. Hprnborg, environment and development” Alf Hornborg Ethnos58 p. Renewable energy technologies emerged in this specific human society — inequality, globalisation and all — and their very feasibility is dependent on world market prices. In this hornborrg, we propose a research agenda that advances the methodological and theoretical understanding of what SS can be, how it can be pursued and what it can contribute.


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Alf Hornborg – Why you can’t have free trade and save the planet

For whom the cell tolls: He received his Horborg. Introduction Rethinking Environmental History more. Implications for a sociometabolic ontology of technology Alf Hornborg Anthropological Theory Energy justice, the nature-society distinction, and time-space appropriation: This will involve confronting conventional ideologies of technological progress and free trade.

Meanwhile the money to invest in solar is still ultimately generated from cheap labour and cheap land.

Alf Hornborg Ecology and the sacred: Journal of Ethnographic Theory7 p. How to turn an ocean liner: Parkin, “Bush base – forest farm: Why a sustainable economy would have to be multicentric Alf Hornborg Culture and Agriculture29 p.

Toward a system perspective Alf Hornborg The world system and the Earth system: