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The Anthropocene fights back: non-human agents still have the power to destroy us

Alberro, Heather (2020) The Anthropocene fights back: non-human agents still have the power to destroy us. LSE Covid 19 Blog (11 Jun 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

A minuscule organism has wreaked havoc all over the world. Heather Alberro (Nottingham Trent University) argues that the pandemic is a reminder that while humans have transformed the Earth in the past two centuries, non-human agents – COVID-19 included – still have the ability to disrupt and destroy us.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/covid19/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2020 14:54
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2020 23:31
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/105139

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