The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable

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"Are we deranged? The acclaimed Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh argues that future generations may well think so. How else to explain our imaginative failure in the face of global warming? In his first major book of nonfiction since In an Antique Land, Ghosh examines our inability--at the level of literature, history, and politics--to grasp the scale and violence of climate change. The extreme nature of today's climate events, Ghosh asserts, makes them peculiarly resistant to contemporary modes of thinking and imagining. This ...

The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable 2017, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226526812

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The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable 2016, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226323039

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The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable 2016, Allen Lane, New Delhi

ISBN-13: 9780670089130

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