Books written by Betsy Hartmann

The America Syndrome

November 18, 2017 | 288 pages
"In this thought-provoking, big-idea book, Betsy Hartmann sheds light on a pervasive but--until now--invisible theme shaping the American mindset: apocalyptic thinking, or the belief that the end of the world is nigh. Tracing our nation's fixation with doomsday from the Puritans to the present,... More Info

Reproductive Rights and Wrongs

November 15, 2016 | 488 pages
With a new prologue by the author, this feminist classic is an important gateway into the controversial topic of population for students, activists, researchers and policymakers. It challenges the myth of overpopulation, uncovering the deeper roots of poverty, environmental degradation and gender... More Info

Too Many People?

October 18, 2011 | 280 pages
A clear, evocative, and well-documented refutation of the idea that overpopulation is at the root of many environmental problems.  More Info