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James Howard Kunstler

Author of "The Long Emergency: Surviving the Converging Catastrophes of the 21st Century"

James Howard Kunstler appears in the following:

Technology and the Fate of the Nation

Monday, August 27, 2012

James Howard Kunstler argues that the visions of future technologies that can solve all our problems have misled us. He presents a much more sober image of the future in Too Much Magic: Wishful Thinking, Technology, and the Fate of the Nation and argues that we need pragmatic preparation for the future—and the many environmental problems we’ll likely face.

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Urban Planning and the Environment

Friday, June 12, 2009

For the last twenty five years, America has built-up the suburbs. But now Americans are beginning to rethink whether these communities are environmentally sustainable. Joining The Takeaway is James Howard Kunstler, one of the urban thinkers gathering in Denver this week for the Congress for New Urbanism. He’s the author of "The Long Emergency: Surviving the Converging Catastrophes of the 21st Century."

"We have a railroad system at every level in this country that the Bulgarians would be ashamed of. We have to do better. And if we don't we're not going to be going anywhere."
— Author James Howard Kunstler on changing the American landscape

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