The Great Disruption: Why the Climate Crisis Will Bring On the End of Shopping and the Birth of a New World

  • 11h 1m 11s
  • Paul Gilding
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2011

From author Paul Gilding comes an unflinching look at the challenges we face as a global climate crisis approaches—and the unique opportunities this crisis presents for moving toward an ethic of sustainability.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1. An Economic and Social Hurricane
  • Chapter 2. The Scream—We Are Their Children's Children
  • Chapter 3. A Very Big Problem
  • Chapter 4. Beyond the Limits—The Great Disruption
  • Chapter 5. Addicted to Growth
  • Chapter 6. Global Foreshock—The Year That Growth Stopped
  • Chapter 7. The Road Ahead—Our Planetary Sat Nav
  • Chapter 8. Are We Finished?
  • Chapter 9. When the Dam of Denial Breaks
  • Chapter 10. The One-Degree War
  • Chapter 11. How an Austrian Economist Could Save the World
  • Chapter 12. Creative Destruction on Steroids—Out with the Old, In with the New
  • Chapter 13. Shifting Sands—From Middle Eastern Oil to Chinese Sun
  • Chapter 14. The Elephant in the Room—Growth Doesn't Work
  • Chapter 15. The Happiness Economy
  • Chapter 16. Yes, There Is Life After Shopping
  • Chapter 17. No, the Poor Will Not Always Be with Us
  • Chapter 18. Ineffective Inequality
  • Chapter 19. The Future Is Here, It's Just Not Widely Distributed Yet
  • Chapter 20. Guess Who's in Charge?