Essays about: "Jared Diamond"

Found 1 essay containing the words Jared Diamond.

  1. 1. Collapse and the City: The Breakdown of New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, 2005

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Angelina Jakobsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Societal collapse; city collapse; environment; natural disaster; crisis; catastrophe; flooding; Jared Diamond; Clive Ponting; Samhällskollaps; stadskollaps; miljö; naturkatastrof; kris; sammanbrott; orkan; översvämning; Jared Diamond; Clive Ponting;

    Abstract : The environment has become the center of attention in recent years. The world is at the brink of several interrelated ‘green’ crises: environmental degradation, climate change, peak oil, food crisis, and various natural disasters. Hence, there is a viable threat to society. READ MORE