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One planet, many worlds : the climate parallax / Dipesh Chakrabarty.

Author/creator Chakrabarty, Dipesh author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, 2023.
Descriptionxi, 131 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Introduction -- The planet and the political -- The pandemic and our sense of time -- The historicity of things, including humans -- Staying with the present.
Abstract "The book opens with a discussion of the pandemic, then investigates the modern origins of the separation between "natural" and "human" histories, and what may be at stake in that separation. Does having different worlds make it difficult for humans to deal with a planet that is one?"-- Provided by publisher.
General note"The Mandel lectures in the humanities at Brandeis University"
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
LCCN 2022060698
ISBN9781684581580 hardcover
ISBN1684581583 hardcover
ISBN9781684581573 paperback
ISBN1684581575 paperback
ISBNelectronic book

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