Books written by Ian Angus


Facing the Anthropocene

NYU Press | July 1, 2016 | 280 pages
Professor:  Prof. Jamie Brownlee
Course Codes:  ENST 4600A
Semester:  Winter-2018
Science tells us that a new and dangerous stage in planetary evolution has begun—the Anthropocene, a time of rising temperatures, extreme weather, rising oceans, and mass species extinctions. Humanity faces not just more pollution or warmer weather, but a crisis of the Earth System. If business... More Info

A Redder Shade of Green

NYU Press | June 22, 2017 | 160 pages
A socialist response to the looming ecological crisis As the Anthropocene advances, people across the red-green political spectrum seek to understand and halt our deepening ecological crisis. Environmentalists, scientists, and eco-socialists share concerns about the misuse and overuse of natural... More Info

Love the Questions

Arbeiter Ring Publishing | December 15, 2009 | 176 pages
What are universities good for? This question has generated intense debate, particularly since the culture wars and Allan Bloom'sThe Closing of the American Mind. Where radicals once critiqued universities' elitism, that argument has recently been turned on is head: many academic administrators and... 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