Inheriting the Earth
No one seems to disagree with the fact that the more our economy thrives, the more our ecology degenerates. Jean-Marie Pelt evaluates the current state of ecological affairs for our planet, providing truthful answers to essential questions: What is the earth’s current ecological state? What are the long-lasting effects of our consumer driven society? How can we improve industrial and urban ecology? With this guide to 21st-century ecology, Pelt offers hope for a clean, safe planet to pass on to our descendants.
Jean-Marie Pelt : A professor of biology and pharmacology at the University of Metz, Jean-Marie Pelt is president of the European Institute for Ecology. He is the author of many books, including a text against genetically modified agricultural products, Les Plantes et aliments transgéniques (Fayard, 1998).